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Why Tabs Are Better Than Spaces

It's often said that arguing with a developer is like wrestling with a pig in the mud - after a while you realize the pig likes it. In a recent Orchard weekly community meeting the age-old issue of tabs vs. spaces for indenting source code came up briefly for debate. Being a total pig, I enjoy these discussions. But more importantly it reminded me that I should write down my arguments once and for all. This post is my tabs manifesto. :)

Customizing User Registration and Login with Dynamic Forms and Workflows

In this tutorial we are gonna checkout some of the new features that were introduced with the advent of Orchard 1.9.
Specifically, we are going to see how we can leverage Dynamic Forms and Workflows to create our own Login and Registration screens without the need for a custom module.
So shutdown Visual Studio (unless you're using it to launch IISExpress) and let's get started!

Orchard Layouts

Layouts is an exciting new Orchard 1.9 feature, enabling users to visually design grids and layout elements.
The feature is fully compatible with grid systems such as Bootstrap.
In this post, we'll have a close look and see how and what we can use it for.

Ways to render lists of things

In this post, we are going to check out some of the ways available to us to render lists in Orchard and do a deep-dive. Not only are we going to see how we can customize individual shape items, but also how we can take over the entire rendering of the list.

Messaging, Channels, Rules and Tokens - Part 1

In this series we will be implementing a custom module to see what it takes to implement a Templated Messaging System that leverages not only basic Orchard stuff, but also more advanced APIs such as Rules, Tokens, Messaging, Channels, Site settings and Content Type/Part settings.