Saturday, 7 October 2017

Reusing Sitecore Index Definitions

This post describes a scenario where I needed to reuse the configuration of a Sitecore index. I'm not sure how common the requirement is, but maybe you can repurpose it for your own needs.

Friday, 24 March 2017

A Shortcut for Indexing Custom Sitecore xDB Facets

I recently read an article by Jonathan Robbins about indexing custom xDB facets. While following the instructions in his post I did a little research of my own and found a handy little shortcut.

Saturday, 11 March 2017

Error after installing Coveo in to a Solr based Sitecore Instance

This quick post provides a fix for an error you might encounter after installing the Coveo for Sitecore package. It occurs when the Sitecore instance in question uses Solr as it's 'main' indexing engine. I got the problem with Coveo for Sitecore 80 4.0 (780), but I imagine it affects other releases too.

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Dependency Injection With Sitecore Webforms and StructureMap

Unlike most posts on this blog I guess this isn't really Sitecore specific. But I'm writing it in direct response to to an article written last year by Sitecore guru Kevin Obee, so I think it's still relevant.

Monday, 16 May 2016

Where Should Sitecore Page Content Live?

I recently started a thread in the Sitecore MVP forum concerning the best place store page content. I was overwhelmed by the responses. Around 25 MVP's contributed to the thread and I'd like to thank everyone who got involved. In this post I'll summarise the key discussion points.