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  • January 22, 2015

    Things I should have known before upgrading to Sitecore 7.2

    It’s January and it’s cold.. well colder. January seems to be the time when you need to do some general house keeping/cleaning up and get things ready for the rest of the year. With this in mind, this month I’ve been working on upgrades to Sitecor...

  • November 17, 2014

    Create Language Versions using Sitecore Powershell

    A few months ago I was working on a global site that needed 10 different language versions of content. The site was completed in the English master version and some basic training was given to content authors in using Page Editor. There was just o...

  • November 05, 2014

    Suggestive Search with Sitecore 7

    If you’ve used Sitecore 7 search with the Solr provider  you may know that suggestive search functionality comes pretty much out-of-the-box. However if you’re using the Lucene provider there’s a bit more work to be done. Here’s how.The Solr wayFor...

  • 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 ...