This tip, was given to me by my senior and colleague Nilesh Thakkar. He blogs about his Sitecore Journey, at http://sitecorejourney.nileshthakkar.com/ He said, some things are not compulsory to be done, but good if they are done to make it easy for the client. Like say add a thumbnail image to your presentation component. How? Lets have … Continue reading Page Editor Experience – Add a Thumbail Image to our Presentation Component
In the part one of this post, we saw what a Placeholder Setting is and why is it good to use Placeholder Settings in architecturing of our Sitecore Projects. In case you missed it, have a look at it here - Placeholder Settings – Empower your Page Editor Users How to Setup Placeholder Settings? Suppose we are … Continue reading Placeholder Settings – Empower your Page Editor Users – Part – 2
While binding the Content with its presentation, we have two terminologies, Static Binding and Dynamic Binding. Know more.. In this post, we'll see how Sitecore adds one more level of abstraction over binding Content with its Presentation Components, empowering both - the Developer as well as the Page Editor user - and moving to a simple and … Continue reading Placeholder Settings – Empower your Page Editor Users
Hello Sitecore Enthusiasts! In the previous post, we saw some basics of Sitecore Version Upgrade! In case you missed it, you can always go and have a look by clicking here. In this post, I would like to share some findings while performing the Sitecore Version Upgrade. Well, along with the findings, I have also … Continue reading Some Findings while Sitecore Version Upgrade!
Challenge: While upgrading our Sitecore Solution from 6.3.1 110113 to 64.1 120113, which was to be done as a 2 step process, (i.e. from 6.3.1 110113 to the prerequisite version 6.4.0 Initial Release, and then move to 6.4.1 120113) we found the following error in our Sitecore Log files. 1956 06:43:02 ERROR Exception in alarm … Continue reading Error while Applying Upgrade – Invalid Column name ‘Sequence’
Hello Sitecore Lovers! We recently upgraded our Sitecore Solution from 6.3.1 rev. 110113 to 6.4.1. rev 120113 (Update-6). And in this post and some coming later I would like to share some basics, tips and findings that we had during this task. Before we go into much details, I would like to apologize, as this one's … Continue reading Basics of Sitecore Version Upgrade!
Hello Sitecore Enthusiasts! We all love Developing and extending Sitecore CMS not just for the enterprise use that we do in our company, but even to know what sitecore is, how it works, use various Shared Source Module ,to know what some great developers have put up and trying to make some things of your own. Also, … Continue reading Is your Sitecore Application running slow? Lets speed it up then