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Umbraco 7 – Creating a generic Settings editor with WebAPI & AngularJS

Hello all, So my adventure for creating a new Umbraco 7 package for viewing Google Analytics information. I have created a generic way to edit settings from an XML file for this new Analytic section inside Umbraco. So if I add any new elements to my XML config file, they will automatically appear in the […]

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Quick Tip: Add a new custom section to Umbraco 7+

Hello all, I have just come across a quick, simple & neat way to add a section to your Umbraco website/application be it for your own use or as a package developer. So rather than talk about it for ages I will just jump straight into it. So what this is doing on an application […]

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Using Umbraco Pipeline for Member Profile URLs

Hello all, I wanted to share with you all a new approach I have learnt after reading up on the Umbraco Pipeline. I originally asked the question over on our.umbraco.org on how best to achieve this and first came up with URL Rewriting to solve my solution, then the thread evolved and I was able […]

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Quick Tip: Adding custom doctype icons to Umbraco 7

I wanted to share a quick tip with you all. As with most of the Umbraco sites I build I use custom icons for document types such as a newspaper icon for a news article and so on.

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Visual Studio Extensions for Umbraco

Hello all, I haven’t blogged for a little while, as I have been busy with my new pet project uHangout. If you haven’t checked it out yet I highly recommend you do, as it s a weekly Google Hangout that I record and publish on YouTube with guests from the Umbraco community demoing implementations, snippets, […]

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Restrict Umbraco Media Filesize with JS

Hello all, This is a very quick & brief blog post for a quick code snippet. I had a requirement today to at The CogWorks restrict file size upload for media items in Umbraco and to display a friendly error message. For this to work easily, I created a .NET usercontrol with the following in: […]

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Umbraco Community Google Hangouts

Hello all, I had a brilliant idea on the train ride into work this morning. Why don’t we do a Google Hangout where members of the Umbraco community can join and show of their website implementations, packages or general code snippets and advice. So I thought let’s just make it happen rather than just sit […]

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Tea Commerce – Certified Developer

Well I have just got back into The Cogworks office after having two days out to do some training in one of the most popular E-Commerce packages, Tea Commerce for Umbraco which is from the fantastic Danish developers Anders Burla Johansen & Rune Grønkjær over at Tea Solutions. First of all I have to say […]

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The wonderful assistant

Today I helped out ex colleague and good friend Per Ploug with his first LIVE Google Hangout broadcast to YouTube to help direct some questions and interject with some questions of my own. So if you missed Per giving a fantastic demo & introduction on how to build a Markdown Property Editor for Umbraco Belle, […]

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How I built my first property editor for Umbraco Belle

After recently building my first AngularJS project, Diagnostics for Umbraco so I can learn the framework as Umbraco Belle is built with Angular. So my next step was to learn how to build an Umbraco property editor for Belle, before me and my colleagues at The CogWorks along with lead Belle developer Per Ploug to […]