Posted on Monday, August 26, 2013 12:21:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DotNetNuke is indeed the one and only open source content management system that is very easy to use. DotNetNuke is a patent product of DNN corps, which has been revised severally since 2012. Most often, developers and software engineer love to deploy DotNetNuke but their lack of adequate knowledge in the installation process of this CMS has indeed created a great barrier in the usage of this open source CMS. The process of deploying DotNetNuke simply means the DotNetNuke installation. It has been observed thatmost web host has preinstalled DotNetNuke in their C Panel. But to properly channel your thought, this article is geared towards all those who would love to work with DotNetNuke on their working machines privately without accessing the internet.
Posted on Monday, July 29, 2013 2:34:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DotNetNuke 7.0 includes a brand new control panel for managing your site. Each menu has been updated to offer a more intuitive experience. We've even made it possible for end users to personalize the menu by creating their own bookmarks within the menu.The Host and Admin menus include areas for common items, advanced items and personal bookmarks. The Modules, Pages and Users menu items provide quick access to common features in those areas.
Posted on Monday, July 22, 2013 12:14:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DNN 7.0 makes creating and managing content-rich websites, social intranets and online communities easier than ever for designers and developers. This version provides features to make the DNN designers and developers more productive. Below are few important features available in DotNetNuke 7.0.
Posted on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 3:26:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
Service Framework (SF) isn’t easily accessible to the Installer as initialization of the service routes depends on something that isn’t available during Installation. It is possible to tweak here and there to make SF available during Installation, but that would have resulted in unnecessary overhead with a corresponding increase in installation time – the opposite of our goals for the new Installer.
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2013 10:14:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
This article aims at helping developers understand the latest offerings available in DotNetNuke 7.0.0. With the 7.0 release, DotNetNuke has changed pre-requisites for installation/upgrade. These are required for a number of reasons, but primarily to utilize the Web API from Microsoft and leverage some additional new capabilities of .net 4.0.
Posted on Monday, July 1, 2013 3:47:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
Any DotNetNuke skin designer who has spent much time working with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) has discovered that each browser has slightly different support for the various CSS versions. To further complicate CSS usage, each browser has a different set of bugs and/or understanding of what a particular standard requires. Internet Explorer is definitely the worst offender and the furthest from fully and faithfully supporting CSS 2.1. While support has been steadily improving between versions, it is still not on par with other modern browsers.
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 11:53:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
You may be having a daunting task trying to get your DotNetNuke site listed on the first page of search engines. You probably don’t have an idea of how you are going to do this. There are certain SEO tips if followed right will help your website climb steadily up to the top of search engines so as to attract the required traffic that will sell products and services. But first thing you should understand is search engine ranking of your website will not improve overnight. Don’t be cheated with someone claiming to be a Search Engine Optimization Expert that he will get your site ranked first page within a few months. Even if he does so, he/she will have optimized your site using a keyword that is either not significant or doesn’t attract any real traffic that sells your products and services. Let us look at the real SEO tips for getting your site rank top in search engines.
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2013 4:33:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DNN 6.2 built on strong web content management system capabilities making it the leader in web content solution in the Microsoft ecosystem. Version 6.2 is the current release that enables businesses to quickly build internal social networks to improve communication, collaboration and employee productivity. Version 6.2 enables you to create external communities that enable site users become advocates. This lowers site support cost and increases revenue opportunities. Let us look at some of the features which make version 6.2 stand out from the rest.
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2013 3:05:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DotNetNuke (DNN) content management system enables you to quickly build and edit websites using only your web browser. Its website’s consists of pages and modules. A page is where site content is displayed and is made up of one or more modules. A module depicts functionality to be added on a page. Modules inbuilt in DNN include Text, Table, Events, Picture, and Links among others. Other modules can be found from the community and developer’s web forums, blogs etc. Suppose you have an existing website designed in a different framework of which you want to transfer its content to a DNN framework. How are you going to do it? Let us provide the solution by looking into MSSQL database. It is commonly used to store content in DNN website, so let’s take it as our example. For legacy database, it contains hundreds of tables, procedures, views, etc. so it may not be practical to transfer everything from it into a DNN database (MSSQL). Furthermore, it is not practical to build the DNN database within the legacy database.
Posted on Monday, May 20, 2013 11:21:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
DotNetNuke (DNN) is an open source, highly efficient content management system most suitable for designing of commercial web sites, extranets and corporate intranets, and online publishing portals. DNN is free to use for any commercial or non-commercial application. The software is built on a robust Microsoft ASP.NET (VB.NET) platform. It is easily installed and hosted to get all the features and tools a web developer needs to design and manage features of websites such as layout, security, content, membership plans, search engine submission, and email client.
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 6:04:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
DotNetNuke (DNN) is a powerful, open-source content management system. You will know if DNN is worth your use by understating its set of modules that comes with the package. Let us first know what a module is. In content management systems, there are sets of codes that can seamlessly fit into the overall system to provide a major functionality. As you may know, websites have certain functions which can be found in other websites as well. Such functions include logins, events calendar, contact lists among others. It is modules that enable the setup of these functions in whichever website you might have. Any version of DNN will cannot miss to have certain modules (standard modules). Let us look at the standard modules that are included in a DNN package.
Posted on Monday, May 6, 2013 12:21:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
XHTML is a markup language used in content management systems and has the same capabilities as HTML but uses stricter syntax. It is the successor to HTML 4. XHTML can be described as a mixture of classic (HTML) and cutting-edge (XML). It looks and works much like HTML but is based on the web’s super markup language (XML). XHTML raises HTML coding to XML standards.
Posted on Monday, April 29, 2013 10:05:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
The act of making so much wealth is indeed top on the priority of most persons. This fact is been couple with the ever increasing issues and problems most persons do face on a constant base which has indeed made their quest for wealth an unending one. One factor that has really become a torn in the flesh of so many persons is the fact that the ever increasing taxations and levies are solely unbearable. But with the help of a virtual platform, all these issues with regards to financial spending are been reduced drastically.
Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 11:10:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
The blissfulness of today is such a rosy one that it keeps reminding me about so many issues that mankind is indeed engrossed with. One of such issues sincerely evolve around some elements that has truly affected man kind in so many ways which indeed leaves man wondering what will be his outcome financially. The wealthy of a nation solely depends on so many factors among which individual wealthy contribute a great deal in the process of wealth creation. The truth still remains that, most persons require the freedom of work, in other to further inspire more creativity. For them to create the needed wealthy they so desire for themselves, they need to learn the various mechanism through which wealth could be created and better assimilated. The current trend through which a perfect wealth creation mechanism could be created is via a process were you as an individual will be able to work and earn so much money, which if properly invested, could for ever make you so wealthy beyond your imagination.
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 12:08:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
Riches and wealth creation is indeed one sure factor that is essential and is the center of attraction to most persons all over the globe. In fact, most people’s day dream of the day in which they will have so much money in their disposal in other to purchase all those things they dream to have as at when, where and how they want. But the truth still remains, that wealth creation is indeed one process that is quite simplified as well as demystified mostly with the help of the internet which is the brain behind the whole virtual concept. The demystification of wealth as achieved by the internet is solely centered upon the possibilities through which you could accrued so much wealth (financial Wealth) as you so please via using and working on a virtual platform. To find out what a virtual platform is, then you need to take a deep breath, exhale and say to yourself “I am ready to accrue so much wealth today via the knowledge I will acquire in this write up”.
Posted on Monday, April 8, 2013 2:48:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
Career in IT is indeed the ultimate career you will forever cherish in this information age. There is hardly any endeavor of man’s life that hasn’t any IT knowledge, skill, equipment, gadgets etc. playing a crucial role in the betterment of this activities of man. With this in mind, it is wise to note that, the more you decide to indulge in Info tech career, the more the possibility of you striving to create the needed wealth you desire is one hundred percent possible and visible.
Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 11:59:00 AM By Prasad Maduranga
Another name for skinning is theming. This is a terminology used to define customizations that doesn’t affect how an application works but changes the look and feel of a website. Skinning gives one the opportunity to maintain all the benefits of an application but changes the look and feel of a website to the one you desire. Skinning is a revolutionary concept in content management systems including DotNetNuke. Companies that make content management systems create an environment where their clients have the ability to manage their websites and also change the look and feel of it using a handful of tools provided. Some content management systems often provide few choices and rigid limitations when it comes to skinning, whereby you end up with much cloned types of sites that if you saw three of such sites together, it wouldn’t be hard to identify them.
Posted on Monday, March 25, 2013 12:04:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
The corporate environment is transforming rapidly with lots of innovations and inventions currently changing the way in which various activities are been conducted within a corporate business environments. One highly acceptable transformation factor that is accepted globally within the corporate framework of most corporations is what is been referred to as Information Technology which is also known as IT. In fact, there is barely any firm that does not integrate one form or the other IT based platforms into their companies’ framework.
Posted on Monday, March 18, 2013 4:55:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
“Life sucks, life is unfair, life like a rolling stone, it just snatch away my job now and unemployed, how do I pay my bills, where do I start from …………” so lamented a single mom aged ranged 28 - 45 years. Still engrossed in this mixed feeling of why this lamentation when sincerely and seriously should could create all the needed wealth she desire only if she is equipped with the right knowledge, skills and timely information, then 2013 wouldn’t have been a disaster as she claim it is. With this in mind, I confronted her three months ago to discuss with her on the possibility of becoming self-employed and enjoy the freedom of working based on your personally allotted time schedule you set for yourself. To know what the outcome was, I will like you to put on a smile, remove all source of distraction and focus while concentrating your emphasis in between line study process.
Posted on Monday, March 11, 2013 12:24:00 PM By Prasad Maduranga
Having been around the corner for a number of years, mankind has indeed sort to breach the gap between himself and fellow mankind irrespective of the situation. This quest for better communication and better information sharing process and methodology has indeed foster numerous research, inventions, re-invented and adventures. For the Information and communication expert, researchers and the larger group of web based IT freaks comprising IT community, IT forum etc. they have been able to proffer solution to this need of man. This solution is indeed embedded in DNN. DNN is indeed an acronym for DOTNETNUKE. For all those who aren’t Information Technology expert, I will like to create a better understanding by simplifying the process through which you will be having a greater and simple understanding of this IT terminology, product, its history, function and uses both in a business sector and for private use.