Category Archives: Sitecore

Sitecore Identity Part 3: Connecting to External Identity Provider

Introduction Sitecore Identity Provider was implemented based on IdentityServer4 framework. IdentityServer4 doesn’t dictate how authentication to be done or what application can use the identity provider. It’s up to the implementer to decide that. In previous blog article, we discussed … Continue reading

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Sitecore Identity Part 2: Identity Client and Resource Authorization

Introduction In the previous blog we discussed fundamentals of OAuth 2.0 and Open Id Connect. We discussed the implementation of these two protocols in Sitecore Identity Server using IdentityServer4 framework. We also discussed, how Sitecore Identity will play the role … Continue reading

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A Powershell script for removing Sitecore 9 instance from local machine

Sitecore 9 installation process is quite different than previous version. The new installation process uses, Sitecore Installation Framework (SIF). You can find installation documents in Sitecore 9 release page. The earlier version of Sitecore installation was easy and it was … Continue reading

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Notes from Sitecore Commerce Installation

Finally, I found some time to install Sitecore Commerce. I am excited because, I can play with it and see why everyone in Sitecore Community is talking about it. First of all, installing Sitecore Commerce is quite a complex task, … Continue reading

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Custom Theme MVC View Engine for Sitecore Multisite Implementation

Custom MVC view engine for extending theming in the MVC application is a well discussed topic. You will find it in many discussion forums and in many blog posts. The problem in question is, how can you extend the theme of … Continue reading

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Inbound Marketing with Sitecore – SEO

The first step of Inbound Marketing Methodology is to attract people to the website or to content they are looking for. How people are going to try to find contents that they are trying to find out? If I ask this … Continue reading

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Inbound Marketing with Sitecore – What is Inbound Marketing

This morning when I woke up it was still dark. I turned on the light on the corridor, the light flickered and everything dark again. This has been happening lately with that light switch. I took a mental note, I need … Continue reading

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How to fix: Multiple types were found that match the controller named issue in Sitecore Application

This blog post talks about the above mentioned MVC issue for the applications built on Sitecore. If you are here and your application doesn’t have anything to do with Sitecore you probably should look at this stackoverflow post. In a Sitecore … Continue reading

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Continuous Integration with Gulp and Sitecore Powershell Extensions Part 2 – TeamCity Integration

This blog article is continuation of my earlier blog Continuous Integration with Gulp and Sitecore Powershell Extensions Part 1. In this blog, I will show how we can use TeamCity to build and deploy the code and Sitecore items to a … Continue reading

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Sitecore Pipelines and Unity

This is continuation of my earlier blog post Sitecore MVC and Unity. In that post I discussed how with a minimum effort we can use Unity as the DI Framework for the Sitecore MVC application. In this post, I will discuss how … Continue reading

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