Certification

Front-End Developer 7.2
Certification

Put your developer skills to the test with Liferay DXP 7.2 questions on topics including developer tools, themes, widget templates, and experience management tools.

90 Min | 50 Questions | 200 USD

Exam Blueprint

90 Minutes
50 Questions
70% Passing Score

Example Test Questions

  • All questions are based on Liferay best practices when developing for Liferay DXP.
  • Unless other otherwise indicated in the question, assume a new Liferay installation with no additional plugins installed and no modifications to portal properties.
  1. Blade CLI supports JavaScript module development in Liferay DXP 7.2.
    True
    False
    Answer:  False
     
  2. Which three Yeoman generators are available with the Liferay NPM Toolkit?
    (Please select all correct answers.)
    A. Liferay Layouts Generator
    B.  Liferay Fragments Generator
    C.Liferay Web Content Generator
    D. Liferay Theme Generator
    E. Liferay Bundle Generator
    Answer:  B, D, and E
     
  3. What is the design language that provides a common framework for building interfaces within the Liferay product ecosystem?
    A. Vernacular
    B. Metro
    C. Lexicon
    D. Aqua
    Answer: C

Topics:

Each topic will be a percentage of the test below.
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Site and Content Management

Creating personalized digital experiences across web, mobile and connected device isthe goal of Liferay DXP's framework, but to accomplish that Liferay leverages the OSGi framework to provide a development environment for modular applications.

Multi-Store — Manage multiple store sites from one account.

Liferay NPM Toolkit

Lexicon

Clay

FreeMarker Templates

Catalog Management

Web apps in Liferay Portal are called portlets. Like many web apps, portlets processrequests and generate responses. In the response, the portlet returns content (e.g.HTML, XHTML) for display in browsers. In Liferay, portlets runs in a portion of the webpage. With Portlet, you can create new functionalities.

Product Types — Sell physical products, subscription-based products, services and digital goods.

Themelets

Configuration Settings

Portlet Decorators

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Catalog and Product Browsing

Liferay Frameworks expand the capabilities of your implementations.

Page Builder — Drag-and-drop page creation with dozens of applications out of the box.

Default Widgets

Asset Publisher Template

Configuration Settings

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Checkout

Extending and customizing Liferay Portal for your own needs.

Checkout Page — Display order information such as date, payment method, total and customer account information.

Configuration Settings

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Pricing and Discounts

Upgrading from Liferay 6.X involves moving from plugins to Liferay modules.

Account Groups — Create account groups and target price lists, discounts or promotions to each group.

Bootstrap

Layout Templates

Liferay 7.2: Angular | 04%

Angular is a JavaScript framework which can be used by front-end developers to build applications for Liferay DXP.

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Liferay NPM Bundle Generator

Liferay 7.2: React | 04%

React is a JavaScript library which can be used by front-end developers to build applications for Liferay DXP.

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Liferay NPM Bundle Generator

Preparing for the Exam

Achieving recognition as a Liferay Certified Professional Front-End Developer demonstrates that you understand core concepts for front-end development on Liferay. The exam is designed to be challenging, yet fair for Liferay developers. Here’s how you can succeed:

  1. This exam is based off of the Liferay Training course Front-End Developer.
  2. Attend the Front-End Developer training course. Attending training is not required before you sit for the exam, but much of the exam material is based on concepts covered in training.
  3. Review additional source material. Liferay Developer Network is an amazing complementary source of information for the exam.
  4. Get hands-on development experience. Some of the topics covered on the exam require the kind of knowledge that comes from real experience developing for the Liferay Platform. If you have attended a developer training, be sure you've completed and reviewed all of the exercises presented during class, even the bonus exercises. If you haven't attended training, spend some time developing applications and customizations. It would also be helpful to review Liferay’s source code to ensure you're familiar with Liferay's best practices.
  5. Register.
  6. Show up to the testing center with the required identification and take the 90-minute exam.

How to Register

Liferay Certification exams are administered by Kryterion. Please register for an exam on Kryterion's website.
Registration Fee: $200 USD

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