Tag: Sitecore 8

Using Gulp and Unicorn within a SCORE scaffolded project

I would like to share some findings from my investigation into the replacement of TDS with alternative open source tools such as Gulp and Unicorn. Gulp is a toolkit that will help you automate painful or time-consuming tasks in your development workflow, including build operations. Gulp is a pure JavaScript module for NodeJS. JavaScript is […]

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8.1 Experience Editor JavaScript APIs

Sitecore.ExperienceEditor.js Sitecore 8.0 introduced SPEAK-ified version of the Experience Editor ribbon. If you built or ported your own Page Editor extensions you have probably followed in Sitecore footsteps and used SPEAK pipelines along with Sitecore.ExperienceEditor.js APIs (I know I did). Your code might look like this: you might also be leaning on a few other […]

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Off By One Hour

Intro We were mostly careful with our dates and put our Sitecore into GMT Standard Time from the very beginning to avoid converting things back and forth: Turns out – and it’s equally important, silly, and frustrating – GMT Standard Time is not Greenwich Standard Time. The former observes daylight saving, the latter does not […]

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Packaging with TDS and Sitecore 8 Update 3

This will be a really quick one. If you are using TDS and Sitecore 8 Update 3 that just came out yesterday you may see the following when building an .update package: Workaround Use Sitecore.Update.dll from Update 2 as a quick workaround. Solution Charlie Turano from Hedgehog TDS Support Team sent me the updated HedgehogDevelopment.SitecoreProject.PackageBuilder.exe.config […]

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