Whenever we discuss anything around Sitecore templates, we always mention about Data template and Rendering Parameter Template which is widely used & you can read about it here but we always forget to mention about Branch & Command Template which are indeed a powerful tool provided by Sitecore to achieve certain functionality. Lets see Branch … Continue reading What is Branch Template? And where do we use it?
Setting up Dictionary Items (Resource Strings)
As we know that we need to manage the Labels as well from Sitecore which call Resource Strings. The example is below: And many such labels, we need to create in Sitecore so that Content Author can manage these label's value. Earlier we use to create a template for Resource string and fetch it like … Continue reading Setting up Dictionary Items (Resource Strings)
Content Creation for the Layout – Part II
So to the continuation of the Content creation which we started in the previous blog, we need to create content for Logo, Copyright, Locations and Contact information. Go to Containers folder under Templates and create containers for Locations & Contact information For Locations For Contact Information Create Folder for Locations under Global. And add the … Continue reading Content Creation for the Layout – Part II
Designing templates – the Information Architecture.
Lets design the Information Architecture for the basic Home page of the site. There are couple of things we need to keep in mind while designing the Information Architecture. Some of it are as below: No repeating of the fields. Create one template and inherit the same in the other one. If the value of … Continue reading Designing templates – the Information Architecture.