Sitecore + Xamarin Workbooks = Interactive Sitecore learning

Xamarin Workbooks is the perfect tool/media for interactive learning. Xamarin Workbooks provides you a blend of documentation and code that is perfect for experimentation, learning, and creating guides and teaching aids. Mainly the idea was to use it to run “Xamarin code” but it also works great for all kinds of .Net libraries, like Scott … More Sitecore + Xamarin Workbooks = Interactive Sitecore learning

Track a visitors coordinates in the Sitecore DMS

MaxMind is great for tracking visitors – It gives you all kind of information based on the IP address. Today when more and more users/visitors are using handheld devices with GPS for browsing the internet, I wanted to get the actual location for the visitor using HTML5 Geolocation API Note: Since it can compromise user … More Track a visitors coordinates in the Sitecore DMS

Make your own Droplink control for the Sitecore Page Editor

Like I mentioned in previous post, How to make a customized control for the SitecorePageEditor,  there are some basic controls missing… One of them is the Droplink control. So let’s make one 🙂 I have a page with a “typical” column layout, I want my widget/spot to be flexible so it can fit/span over one or … More Make your own Droplink control for the Sitecore Page Editor

How to make a customized control for the Sitecore Page Editor

For not so long ago I saw the Content Editor as the only true tool that the editors should use for administering websites. But then I had a revelation – the DMS – and the Page Editor showed me the way. The Page Editor feels really nice and it’s so easy to work with. It … More How to make a customized control for the Sitecore Page Editor