Tag: Sitefinity

SignalR

Sitefinity Real-Time Notifications with SignalR

One of the more interesting technologies I discovered during my recent trip to Tech Ed 2014 is SignalR, which is a library for ASP.NET that allows real-time communication between the server and browser. This exciting platform enables bi-directional communication between a page and the server, allowing updates to be instantly pushed in either direction. Best […]

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Sitefinity

Creating Individual Search Indexes for Multiple Sitefinity Blogs

Sitefinity provides the ability to index all of your content so that it is easily searchable by your visitors. You can also partition the contents of the search into separate indexes based on the different content types, such as News, Blogs, Events, etc. However, what if you have multiple blogs but want your visitors to […]

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Sitefinity Widgets

Customizing the MVC Views of the Falafel Dashboard Widgets for Sitefinity

Last week, Falafel released the new Dashboard Widgets for Sitefinity, allowing you to easily add 11 new widgets to the administration dashboard for Sitefinity 6.2+. The widgets are easy to use and provide valuable information at a glance. But did you know they’re also highly customizable? Because these widgets are built with ASP.NET MVC, you […]

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Sitefinity

Selecting Dynamic Content in Native Sitefinity Modules with Custom Fields

The Sitefinity Module builder allows you to create custom types on the fly for use as custom modules. In the 5.0 release back in February, a two new field types were added to the module builder: Guid and Array of Guids. These allow you to “link” content items using their Id properties, adding support of […]

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