v3: How we did it?–The authoring site

In the previous article in the v3: How we did it? series I showed you the landscape of our new website built with SharePoint 2013 and which different sites we are using. Starting from this part I will tell you more about how we leveraged all the different capabilities of the SharePoint 2013 platform for all the different sites in our landscape. To begin with: how did we build our authoring site?