How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 9 - Blog section continued

In this video you will see me: - make the latest blog posts work dynamically on the home page - add a blog tab to the home page in umbraco with editable content - add a testimonials tab to the home page in umbraco with editable content Read More

Paul Seal
20 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 8 - Creating a blog section

In this video you will see me: - create a blog section - create a blog post list partial view, model and controller - render the latest blog posts - show how to sort content items - show how to order items by update date Read More

Paul Seal
14 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 7 - Introduction to Archetype

In this video you will see me: - Add Archetype to the project - Create a custom data type using Archetype - Make Featured Items List editable in Umbraco - Show you how to get an image Url from a media picker - Show you how to get a page Url from a content picker Read More

Paul Seal
13 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 6 - Content Grid

In this video you will see me: Add a content grid editor Make the content page editable Add styles dropdown to rich text editor Exclude certain pages from top navigation Read More

Paul Seal
12 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 5 - Rendering dynamic content

In this video you will see me: adding properties to document types adding content to pages rendering content on the front end Read More

Paul Seal
09 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 4 - Navigation Menu

In this video you will see me: making the navigation menu work dynamically creating navigation models, views and controllers using caching for the navigation model Read More

Paul Seal
08 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 3 - Document Types

In this video you will see me: Creating new templates Creating new document types Relating the templates to the document types Allowing different document types to be created under the home page Creating content pages using these document types Fixing image and script path issues Setting up RenderSection for the Head, ScriptsTop and ScriptsBottom Fixing the google map Read More

Paul Seal
06 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 2 - Setting up the master template

In this video you will see me: Separate the different sections of the home page. Add a SiteController and a HomeController Add ActionResult methods to the controllers for rendering sections Add partial views to hold the different sections of the template Simplify the master template and home template to call these Render Actions Read More

Paul Seal
04 December 2016

How to build a site with Umbraco - Part 1 - Getting Started

In this video you will see me: Find a free bootstrap template from the internet. Download the template and get it running on my machine. Set up a new Umbraco site. Get the home page to show up correctly in the Umbraco CMS site. Read More

Paul Seal
02 December 2016

How to use the HTML5 Picture element to create responsive images

In this video I show you how to use the HTML5 picture element, with an example of how I created a responsive image banner for my website. Read More

Paul Seal
16 January 2018