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How 21YunBox Helped Commune Lifestyle Launch in China

Over the past three months, 21YunBox has helped Commune Lifestyle Singapore’s tech team successfully deployed and hosted a complete e-commerce stack in China. This post will share how Commune Lifestyle has transformed its site from using a third-party website builder to a modern Headless E-commerce architecture. After using 21YunBox on...

Cloudinary Alternatives in China

What is Cloudinary? Cloudinary is an end-to-end image and video-management solution for websites and mobile apps. They cover data from image and video uploads, storage, manipulations, optimizations to delivery. Does Cloudinary’s CDNs Work in China? We consulted with Cloudinary’s technical team regarding a solution for improving access speed in China...

How to Speed-Up Shopify Stores in China?

In this article, we will walk you through how to accelerate your Shopify store in China. No coding experience is needed. Before we dive in, let’s do some speed tests on some high-traffic Shopify stores to see how good Shopify site loads in China. If you don’t know how fast...

Where to Host E-Commerce Storefronts in China?

Why E-Commerce in China The China ecommerce market is the largest in the world with a volume of 1.94 trillion USD in 2019. China’s ecommerce market is more than three times the size of the US market. As businesses are racing in to join on this opportunity, they are finding...

How to Deploy Parse Dashboard in China?

What is Parse? Parse is an open source cloud-based back-end management platform. As an alternative to Google’s Firebase, Parse provides developers a one stop back-end and package services, including: server configuration, database management, API, video and audio file storage, real-time message push, customer data analysis and statistics, etc. Parse enables...

Publish Websites Using Contentful CMS With 21YunBox

In this blog, we will walk through the steps of publishing websites using Contentful with 21YunBox. Steps to deploy publish websites using Contentful with 21YunBox: Sign up on 21YunBox Create or use existing Contentful space Fork Contentful Starter on Github Use the following values during creation: Runtime Static Site Build...

Publish Websites Using Sanity CMS With 21YunBox

In this blog, we will walk through the steps of publishing websites using Sanity CMS with 21YunBox. Steps to deploy websites with Sanity CMS and 21YunBox: Sign up on 21YunBox Create or use existing Sanity project Fork Sanity CMS Starter on Github Use the following values during creation: Runtime Static...

Headless E-Commerce Solutions for China

Deploy your e-commerce store to 21YunBox’s global application network for blazing-fast speeds The Era of Headless E-commerce has Arrived! In the world of e-commerce, data-driven and personalized content have been proven to increase revenue. However many businesses have overlooked another decisive factor in revenue growth - loading speed of e-commerce...

How to Host WordPress in China?

What is WordPress? WordPress is developed based on PHP, a free and open source veteran blog and content management system (CMS). WordPress has a rich and complete theme and available plugins. Nearly 34% of the websites in the world are using WordPress with the main website, e-commerce website, content management...

How to Deploy Gatsby Static Sites in China?

What is Gatsby Gatsby or GatsbyJS is a modern website generator (SSG) based on ReactJS, the popular framework from Facebook. It can be used to build blogs, e-commerce websites, web applications, and etc. Pairing GatsbyJS with a headless CMS such as Contentful enables marketing and technical teams to transform the...

Does Sitecore Work in China?

In this article, we will walk you through some speed tests we conducted to verify that if Sitecore works in China or not. Our staff conducted the tests in Shanghai (China Mainland) and (Macau, outside Mainland China) and we used 3rd party testing tools to ensure our tests weren’t biased....