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


Notes from: Dynamicweb Webinar – Items based structure – sneak preview

My raw notes from the Dynamicweb webinar on 8th November about soon to be released item based content in Dynamicweb 8.2 – please understand that the notes are raw :-) Create using backend Automatic create table dbo.itemtype_event 1. Create using DB, usefull for importing data Name the table like: “ItemType_” + itemname, two required column Continue reading


Use <!–@ParagraphContainer–> to make paragraphs render different content depending on placement #Dynamicweb

With the Dynamicweb Layout system you define various content areas in the Layout file like this: Part of example layout template: <div id="left" class="dwcontent" title="Left content" settings="paragraph:left.html">We do not want module content here, for some strange reason</div><div id="main" class="dwcontent" title="Main content" settings="paragraph:main.html"></div><div id="right" class="dwcontent" title="Right content" settings="paragraph:right.html"></div>   This will create a three column page. Continue reading


SyntaxHighlighter: Getting syntax highlighting feature here, there and everywhere – including on your blog…

Tonight as I am preparing the setup of a new Dynamicweb related blog (www.dwfeatures.com) I came across “SyntaxHightlighter” an open source Javascript client side code highlighter – I think that it is cool! So here is a short description of it so that you may start using it yourself. Install plug-in on your wordpress blog Continue reading