Diagnosing a Sitecore Memory Leak when using a Custom Controller Factory

The Problem An application is using excessive amounts of memory causing slow response times and application pool recycles.   Reproducing the issue Generate some load for your application locally, I used […]

Sitecore Web Forms for Marketers Send Email Message – This action cannot be added. Your configuration does not support it.

When trying to add a new Save Action to a Web Forms for Marketers form and you get an alert telling you This action cannot be added. Your configuration does not […]

When using Octopus Deploy to deploy Sitecore solutions that are scaled i.e. have one or more Content Delivery or Content Management servers, there are configuration changes that need to be made for […]

Continuous Delivery with Sitecore Part 2 – Octopus Deploy Setup   In Part 2 I’ll walk through the Octopus Deploy configuration where we use PowerShell, Sitecore.Ship and Curl to install the Team […]

There have been many posts on this topic around the Sitecore community and I’ve used bits from a few different posts that I’ve added under the references heading below. This post details the process […]

Sitecore Technology MVP 2016

Sitecore recently  announced their MVP award’s for 2016, awarding 221 people MVP status across the community. These awards were broken down as follows.   I am absolutely honoured to be […]

Customize how field values are stored and queried in Solr with Sitecore 8

The default configuration for Solr with Sitecore 8 will happily find and index all of the data in your fields using the dynamicFields defined in the schema file. Here is an example of […]

My current project built with Sitecore 8 update 3 is well in to the build phase and I was starting to look at how components are performing and adding caching […]

Ever wanted to allow your editors to select multiple items in a Rules Engine Condition? You are in luck Sitecore has a TreeList Macro you can use. Too add it to a […]

Sitecore Marketplace Module – Icon Selector Field

My First Sitecore Marketplace Module has just been released! You can check it out here Icon Selector Field. It allows content editors to select CSS font icons via a custom field […]