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Sitecore 8 Content Testing via Workflow

Sitecore 8 introduces the ability to manage changes to the presentation layer via workflow. This opens up a whole new world for managing personalization and multivariate testing scenarios via native CMS workflow. Sitecore 8’s out-of-the-box Sample Workflow builds upon prior

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Sitecore Synonym Search with Lucene

Sitecore’s Content Search API comes configured with the standard analyzer by default, however its possible to configure a synonym analyzer if you need this functionality (i.e. searching for a synonym of a word in content finds that result). If you’re

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Sitecore Cross-Language Contextual Search

Sitecore 7’s new Content Search API provides a great way to leverage an underlying search provider like Lucene or Solr to search content items with the ability to leverage native filters such as the content language. One thing you may

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Sitecore Environment Identification Tip

Today you get a simple quick tip for managing multiple Sitecore instances. If your infrastructure has a lot of servers and is scaled in such a way that you manage content on multiple authoring instances, its certainly possible for you

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Sitecore Rich Text Editor CSS Class Tips

Learn how to expose CSS classes in the Sitecore Rich Text Editor and some useful tricks when doing so.

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Sitecore Items Will Not Publish

There are various scenarios when a Sitecore content author may be warned that an item will not publish. Read on to learn why.

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Configure Sitecore Web Forms for Marketers with a Standard Connection String

Learn how to configure Sitecore’s WFFM to use a standard Connection String.

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Sitecore Context Site Resolution

Sitecore’s API contains an easy way to get the context site in your code, however it has some pitfalls in the case of a multi-site solution with page editor and preview modes. Here is a simple solution to this challenge.

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Unpublish Sitecore Content

Learn how to easily unpublish content from Sitecore.

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Dealing with Sitecore Template is Used by at Least One Item Warning

Learn how to get around the pesky “Template is Used by at Least One Item” warning in Sitecore.

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