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Sitecore Social Connected – Issue with Different .NET Cultures

Just a quick post to report an issue I came across while testing the Sitecore Social Connected module (version 2.1). Overall it’s a great module but I ran into an issue that will effect you depending on what .NET culture

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Exploring the Sitecore Social Connected Module – Facebook

I have gained a lot of experience with user profiles and user registration in Sitecore but I’ve never had the chance to work with the Sitecore Social Connected module. I finally decided to install the module and find out more

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How to Implement a Splash Page in Sitecore

Splash pages are stupid. Unfortunately this doesn’t stop people from asking for them. I would say that the idea of a splash page has been brought up for every major Sitecore site I have ever built. If possible I try to

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Changing the Sitecore Language Format in the URL

I was recently thinking about an issue I had when I first started working with Sitecore. I live in Canada so the majority of websites are built in English and French which is handled nicely by Sitecore. The problem was

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Get All Sitecore Users by Domain

In this post I want to highlight the difference between two methods for returning Sitecore users. And In some cases the 2 methods above may be used interchangeably but I believe you should probably look at using the second method

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Using Sitecore ECM to Send Emails to Dynamic Users

Triggered Email Messages is something new that was introduced in v2.0 of the Email Campaign Manager (ECM). Triggered messages are messages that are sent to a single person at a time, when triggered by a specific event or in a

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Testing the Email Campaign Manager (ECM) – Sitecore App Center Error

I don’t have a lot of experience with Sitecore’s Email Campaign Manager (ECM) so I installed the most recent version (ECM 2.1) to get started. Everything was looking good after installation but I was unable to send any emails from

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Add a New Item Version using the Sitecore Item Web API

The Sitecore Item Web API has a ton of potential and can be extended just like everything else in Sitecore. Mike Reynolds over at is the unofficial go to source for customizing the Sitecore Item Web API. I’ve been watching all

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A List of Custom Sitecore DMS Functionality

The Sitecore Digital Marketing System (DMS) is a very unique set of tools which allows Sitecore developers the freedom to implement very unique solutions to business problems. There are a lot of Sitecore people doing some really cool stuff so I gathered

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Most Popular Pages in Sitecore (Again)

This post shows some code snippets for returning the most popular items (pages) in Sitecore based on the data gathered in the DMS. The code base is taken from a different post that shows how to gather the most viewed pages

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