Tag: Sitecore 8

Create Content Pages From Launchpad in Sitecore 8

Custom Launchpad buttons and Experience Editor Ribbon Buttons save time for content authors and improve their experience especially when editing long and complex pages. Launchpad buttons allow them to focus only on those page types they are allowed to create or edit. Ribbon buttons and dialogues give them options to edit fields without going back to launchpad.


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 […]


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 […]