A usefull global Translate function for Razor templates in Umbraco

When implementing multi language templates CMS system Umbraco, you often need to use the dictionary build into Umbraco to get translated words or phrases. In the Umbraco.Web.UmbracoHelper class a method exists which does the job from Razor: GetDictionaryValue(key). It is useful and easy to use, but if the key is not defined an empty string Continue reading


Building a Send Basket feature in Dynamicweb CMS

This post breaks down a functionality which can send the content of a shopping cart, a basket as an e-mail. The functionality was build using Razor (C#), AJAX and JSON on top of a Dynamicweb content management system. The idea The customer has an eCommerce website where people add items to a basket. Sometimes the Continue reading


Intellisense in Dynamicweb Razor templates

Implementing using Dynamicweb CMS you will need to understand Razor and C#. The Dynamicweb Razor implementation offered some basic tags to get contents from the system. To make it easier when you implement templates in say Microsoft Visual Studio or Xamarin Studio you should add these two lines in the top of your template: @inherits Continue reading


Writing my first Dynamicweb Tag Extension

I am a front-end developer, and my domain used to be HTML, Javascript, CSS and other front-end technologies. Lately the CMS system I work mostly on implementing websites: Dynamicweb CMS started to offer Razor based templates. That opened up a lot of possibilities when implementing templates. HTML based templates Dynamicweb CMS is like other CMS Continue reading


Use you own google analytics data on caniuse.com

When you consider use modern browser features, like advanced HTML5 and CSS3 selectors you need to be sure that the target browsers expected to visit the site actually supports the features. The website caniuse.com gives you an overview of which browser versions supports a given feature. That is nice, but this blog post How to Continue reading