Let's Make Awesome 3D Fractals

By Alan     Tuesday, November 17, 2015     design

Mandelbulb 3D is a sweet freeware fractal program that turns fractals into 3D spaces that you can explore, tweak, build upon, render in high-resolution, and share! Have a look-see why dont'cha?

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Changing the sort order of default Umbraco tabs

By Mark Bowser     Monday, August 03, 2015     tab, Umbraco 7, AutoMapper, Sort

We have a couple of projects where we wanted to gain more control over the sort order of some of the default Umbraco tabs like "Properties" or "Child items". Although I don't know of a way to do this through the Umbraco backoffice or with configuration, it is suprisingly easy to write some custom code to handle this.

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New Umbraco v7 Package: Dialog Expander

By Jason Prothero     Monday, April 06, 2015     Umbraco 7, umbraco, package, back-office, ui

This package is a simple UI enhancement to the v7 right-side dialog flyours to allow a content editor to make the dialog bigger or back to normal.  It just gives a bit more room for dialog selections and views.  With the new Document Types as grid editors, it can help to have a little extra room when its available.

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TeamCity and Web Deploy: Silent unlogged failure

By Mark Bowser     Friday, July 11, 2014     TeamCity, Web Deploy, Visual Studio

Setting up TeamCity on a new server can be frustrating. Every time I try it, I run into a new issue. The latest of these issues was missing .targets files. The first missing targets file, Microsoft.WebApplication.targets, resulted in all sorts of errors. The second missing .target file, Microsoft.Web.Publishing.targets, resulted in silent, unlogged failure. This is how we resolved them.

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