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ProWorks Teams Up With Mindfly Design Studios for USDA Project

By Loyan Roylance  |  Wednesday, December 11, 2013 |   |  Leave comment

Umbraco Gold Partner and web development company ProWorks Corporation has teamed up with Washington-based company Mindfly Web Design Studios on a project for the Economic Research Service (ERS), an agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). ERS required services from an Umbraco Certified Gold Partner to improve their current Umbraco CMS implementation and website.

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Disabling Request Validation in Umbraco CMS

By Jason Prothero  |  Sunday, November 10, 2013 |   |  1 comment

In a recent upgrade of a very old Umbraco CMS WebForms site to 6.x I found a trick with getting the request validation disabled on a template level instead of for the entire web site through the web.config.

I'm posting this blog because the original blog by Grant Thomas seems to have disappeared.  The blog was referenced on Stack Overflow and luckily its still available as a cache on Google.

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Get Your AngularJS Controllers Out of the Global Namespace

By Jason Prothero  |  Tuesday, September 17, 2013 |  ,  |  Leave comment

When reading through the AngualrJS tutorials you may be unknowingly learning to pollute your global namespace with your controllers.  Learn how AnuglarJS helps you do it right.

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Today's Hours Report Bookmarklet for Basecamp Classic

By Jason Prothero  |  Monday, August 19, 2013 |  , , ,  |  2 comments

If you need a way to quickly create a list of your hours for today in Basecamp Classic, this post is for you!

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How to Redirect the Umbraco Media Path to Another Location

By Jason Prothero  |  Wednesday, July 31, 2013 |  ,  |  4 comments

Ever needed to change the location of where the media is stored to a second server on your network or to a CDN or something like Amazon S3?  This post should help you configure Umbraco to not only save the media in the backoffice correctly, but server the correct image urls.

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How to Display the Submitted Record from Umbraco Contour on the Thank You Page

By Jason Prothero  |  Thursday, July 18, 2013 |  , , ,  |  3 comments

Ever wanted to display the users submission from Umbraco Contour on a Thank You page, but didn't know how to access the API?  Well, this post is for you.

This could be adapted as a confirmation page to a PayPal payment form post or simply to let them know that the submission was successful.

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Meet My Team: Rob Birdwell - MacGyver of The Standing Desk Revolution

By  |  Thursday, June 06, 2013 |  Not tagged  |  Leave comment

"Creativity is a big part of my daily life - whether in music or programming, the ability to come up with a creative approach to any given challenge is a good start.  The ability summon creative solutions after other seemingly reasonable attempts have failed - well, that's the key to success."

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Meet My Team: Wesley "No! You Can't Have My T-Shirt" Kos

By  |  Friday, May 31, 2013 |   |  1 comment

"They say if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life. While I don’t know who “They” are, it is a fairly accurate statement."

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Meet My Team: Alan Ballard - Talented Artist and Part-Time Viking

By  |  Tuesday, May 21, 2013 |  ,  |  1 comment

"OMG I eat, drink, and breathe design 24-7-365! Ok not really, that would suck because I actually like to do other stuff too."

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956 Reasons Why Umbraco Rocks for Designers

By Alan Ballard  |  Wednesday, May 08, 2013 |   |  Leave comment

Hey Designers, your CMS got you down? Constantly cursing at the cumbersome interface? Well Umbraco has been rockin' my socks since I first installed it and started learning it. Here's (just a few) reasons why Umbraco makes people like us happy

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