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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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Event List Macro

By Mark Bowser  |  Friday, April 12, 2013 |  , , ,  |  Leave comment

Let's say you want a list of events on your home page. The following is an example about how this might be accomplished using Razor scripts.

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Somebody Do Something

By Rob Birdwell  |  Friday, March 29, 2013 |   |  Leave comment

A minor rant on the pesky java updates that seem to want to foist unwanted toolbars on us.

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Umbraco 6.0.2 upgrade bug solution

Running the earliest editions of upgrade script from umbraco 6.0.1 to 6.0.2 broke the doc types on some of our sites. Here's an easy fix that doesn't involve restoring your database.

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Umbraco 6: Views, Partial Views, and Partial View Macro Files

By Mark Bowser  |  Friday, February 22, 2013 |  Not tagged  |  6 comments

Here's some handy info that can help you get started with the switch-over from the Umbraco Masterpages to the new Views.

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Don't be scared of Social Media, just don't be a jerk and wear the right pants

By  |  Thursday, February 14, 2013 |  , , ,  |  3 comments

You already know how to "do" social media.  You just forgot what you know. 

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Encrypting your web.config

By Wesley Kos  |  Monday, February 11, 2013 |  , , ,  |  Leave comment

When you need to include a plaintext password in your web.config you should probably encrypt it.

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