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What on earth is Umbraco ServerVariables Parsing?!

Hello all this is another ‘What on Earth‘ blog post detailing a specific feature or functionality of Umbraco that may be hidden away a little & this blog post is here to help describe & detail it.

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Thanks!

Hello, So I have been lucky enough to come back from a fun packed, long week with my second family the Umbraco community at the annual Umbraco conference, CodeGarden. Thanks for the MVP I wanted to say a BIG thank you to everyone who voted for me this year to receive a community award, the […]

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Umbraco MVC: Regionalisation of Error Messages

Hello, Bonjour, Hej However you say hello in whatever language, at The CogWorks where I work we built a lot of Umbraco Sites that are multi regional for various large brands. The common problem I have noticed we have is that when building say a simple form such as a contact form the validation & […]

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Yo Umbraco!

No I am not trying to be a kid from the 90’s and start every greeting off with yo, but in fact I want to introduce you to a new tool I have built called Yo Umbraco, which help boost productivity for developing property editors for Umbraco 7 & newer.

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Using TeamCity for Continuous Integration with NodeJS and Grunt

Note: This is a cross post from my blog post over at Work’s blog at CogWorks, this is a cross post to keep a record of my findings. What is TeamCity and Continuous Integration? TeamCity is a tool developed by JetBrains to run a continuous integration environment. This allows the development team to push to […]

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2013 – My Umbraco Year in Review

Hello all, As it’s the last day of 2013 I would like to look back and reflect on the year that has been. It has been a great & fantastic year after a personal rocky year back in 2012, but as this year has progressed I have gained my confidence in myself back.

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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.