Paul Seal

Umbraco Developer at Moriyama

Umbraco MVP and .NET Web Developer from Derby (UK) who specialises in building Content Management System (CMS) websites using MVC with Umbraco as a framework. Paul is passionate about web development and programming as a whole. Apart from when he's with his wife and son, if he's not writing code, he's thinking about it or listening to a podcast about it.

Articles by Paul Seal

How to restrict Content Apps by user groups in Umbraco

In this post I give you some code so you can restrict the Content Apps on your Umbraco site by user group Read More

Paul Seal
27 September 2019

How to set the default page base type to UmbracoViewPage in Umbraco

In this post I share with you what Ronald Barendse taught us about setting the pageBaseType in Umbraco to save you having to type @inherits UmbracoViewPage even with a custom model. Read More

Paul Seal
09 September 2019

How to fix corrupt accented characters in Excel for a C# export as CSV

This post will help you fix the issue where you csv export has corrupt characters when opening it in excel. Read More

Paul Seal
22 August 2019

Great Developers are Curious

In this post I talk to you about being curious as a developer and why i think it is an important skill or trait in the world of dev. Read More

Paul Seal
21 August 2019

How to create a dynamic image from multiple images using ImageProcessor

This post shows you how I created a handler to create dynamic header images for my umbraco website using ImageProcessor. Read More

Paul Seal
24 July 2019

How to get realtime notifications for website traffic using Google Analytics and JavaScript

This post shows you how you can get notifications for your Google Analytics realtime website traffic, using Slack notifications as an example. Read More

Paul Seal
15 July 2019

How to send Slack messages programmatically using C#

In this post I show you how you can send Slack messages programmatically using C# Read More

Paul Seal
26 June 2019

How to fix the SVG 404 error when using Umbraco and Azure Blob Storage

In this post I show you how to solve the SVG 404 error when working with Umbraco and Azure Blob Storage Read More

Paul Seal
24 June 2019

Find out how my blog reached 1 million page views

In this post I will tell you how my blog reached 1 million page views. Read More

Paul Seal
05 June 2019

The 10 Commandments of Programming

Here are the 10 commandments of programming. Thou shalt name things properly... Read More

Paul Seal
06 May 2019