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  • October 21, 2014

    Harnessing Email Campaign Manager

    Recently I was asked to build a messenger tool in Sitecore that would send emails to site users and allow select members to send messages to groups of users.I built the tool by harnessing Sitecore’s Email Campaign Manager (ECM) functionality (now ...

  • July 06, 2014

    Meerkat - Compare Sitecore instances over HTTP

    When working on Sitecore projects I’ve often found it cumbersome working with Sitecore items and keeping various instances in sync.We have various tools and source control to facilitate continous delivery of our system centric Sitecore items, but ...

  • April 03, 2014

    Sitecore and Powershell: Feel like He-man

    This month I’ve been setting up a few scripts so that we can automate the creation of new solutions for customers and also make it easy for other developers/front-enders to start working on new projects.Powershell has been invaluable in setting up...

  • January 29, 2014

    Using DMS in your Sitecore 7 Search

    Sitecore’s Digital Marketing  System  (DMS) is a great suite of tools  that can enable profile matching and  personalisation within your Sitecore website. When used effectively you can really know what your website visitors are up to and act accor...

  • January 17, 2014

    Sitecore 7 Search - Quick Start Guide

    Over the past 6 months I’ve been working extensively with Sitecore 7 and its new-fangled searching capabilities. To start with, I tried some of the examples from the Sitecore 7 Development Blog and downloaded the Autohaus example project from GitH...