Cimmra Website Project Overview:

We embarked on a transformative journey to revamp our website with a modern minimalist design, aiming to replace WordPress as our CMS. Our goal was to address the challenges faced by our company, such as vulnerability to cyberattacks, the burden of managing plugins and themes, frequent updates, slow website speed, and limitations in frontend design.

Problem Statement:

The previous WordPress setup posed significant risks due to its vulnerability to cyberattacks. Additionally, managing a multitude of plugins and themes proved cumbersome and time-consuming. Frequent updates caused disruptions and affected our website's performance. Furthermore, the limitations in frontend design restricted our ability to create the user experience we envisioned.

Solution Approach:

To address these challenges, we embraced Next.js, a cutting-edge technology known for its fast performance, server-side rendering, and superior SEO capabilities. This empowered us to improve our website's speed, performance, and search engine visibility while enhancing the overall user experience.

CMS Selection:

After a thorough evaluation of various options, we chose Strapi, an innovative headless CMS that separates the presentation layer from the backend. This decision granted us the flexibility to effortlessly adapt our frontend design without compromising on security and content management efficiency.

Benefits of Strapi:

By adopting Strapi, we unlocked a myriad of advantages. Its seamless integration enabled us to work with any frontend design, empowering our creative vision. Enhanced security features, along with user authentication, access controls, and vulnerability mitigation, ensured our website's robustness. Moreover, Strapi streamlined content management, reducing our reliance on plugins and simplifying workflows.

Design and Development Process:

Our design and development process embraced user-centric principles. We conducted in-depth research, wireframed intuitive layouts, and prototyped iteratively. These steps allowed us to create a website that resonated with our audience and seamlessly conveyed our brand message.


Integrating Strapi into our website was a smooth process. We customized and extended its capabilities to meet our specific requirements. Strapi effectively managed content and seamlessly delivered it to the frontend, empowering us to provide a dynamic user experience.

Performance Improvements:

The migration from WordPress to Next.js, coupled with server-side rendering, resulted in remarkable performance improvements. Our website's speed significantly increased, positively impacting user engagement and reducing bounce rates. Extensive metrics and tests validated these improvements.

Content Management Workflow:

Strapi revolutionized our content management process. Its user-friendly interface facilitated content creation, editing, publishing, and version control. This streamlined workflow empowered our team to efficiently manage content, saving time and resources.

Security Enhancements:

With Strapi, our website's security reached new heights. Built-in security features and robust access controls safeguarded our data and protected against cyber threats. User authentication added an additional layer of protection, ensuring a safe browsing experience for our visitors.

Results and Impact:

The outcomes of this project were exceptional. Our website now boasts superior speed, enhanced user experience, and improved search engine rankings. Strapi's adoption reduced maintenance costs and enhanced security. Stakeholders have praised the website's design, performance, and content management efficiency.

Lessons Learned:

Throughout this project, we encountered challenges that honed our problem-solving skills and resilience. These experiences have contributed to my growth as a product manager, equipping me to tackle complex problems and deliver transformative solutions in the future.