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Saturday, August 16, 2008 by Cuong Dang

Top 4 Essential Tools for Web Development (or Skinning)

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I don’t know about you, but I since I started with web development (or skinning and UI design), the following web development tools have been my best friends. Not only do these tools helpful for DotNetNuke developers and designers, they’re also widely used by many others in the web community. 1. Web Developer Toolbar A simple plug-in provides a rich tool set for web development. I enjoy using the CSS live editing to the file through the browser and see it changes before I make final update to ...

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Wednesday, August 13, 2008 by Cuong Dang

Custom Design for Login and Register Page

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When it comes to usability, many people often see issues in transforming their designs into a DotNetNuke-based web site. DotNetNuke built-in features might prevent people from taking control over their design mock-ups. A few examples are the login, register, and user profile pages. Also, if you’re using terms and privacy default content from the framework, you might run into layout issues. It uses the current skin design and applies to the control you want to load on the page. A common example ...

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Tuesday, August 12, 2008 by Cuong Dang

Don'ts in Module Development

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Working on many projects (both custom and commercial modules from third parties), I've often seen repeated mistakes that developers made in module development. I decided to write a short blog post to share a bit experience about dont's in module development with the hope to make the job easier for others. 1. The <br /> tag Issue: One of the most common (bad) habits that developers do is to use <br /> tag to create padding between the two elements. This is not an ideal approach beca...

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