Sitecore straight to datasource chrome plugin

Get it here https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/sitecore-straight-to-data/lecpobmpcnpdhpljfebldoegfonlgjjj What it does Sitecore S2D (formerly Sitecore STD - I changed the name for obvious reasons..!) is a chrome plugin which adds a hyperlink next to various link fields in the content editor which when clicked will jump you…

Quick tip - making an existing field shared

So a shared field in Sitecore - basically means the value of the field is the same in every language. There might be the situation where you have a field in use (it may have been in use for a long time) but you've realized it should be shared. You…

Sitecore Peek Content editor Tab

I've been busy playing with SPEAK 2.0 and as a result have added a nice little module to the marketplace. PEEK allows you to see differences in your field data for the current item across various publishing targets (i.e web/delivery db) - all from the master (content…

SPEAK 2.0 Helpers

If like me you are starting to move your SPEAK 1.1 applications and components across to 2.0 you will notice there are a fair few differences - one of these is how you access the Helpers in your page code. e.g: Sitecore.Helpers.url.getQueryParameters(window.location…

Responsive Images (srcset) and Sitecore Media

In this current age of web development more and more sites are going responsive. I mean its not a surprise really with the almost endless amount of web ready devices out there. Thinking in terms of performance we don't want poor Eric on his 320px wide Android downloading images designed…

Responsive Images (srcset) and Sitecore Media

In this current age of web development more and more sites are going responsive. I mean its not a surprise really with the almost endless amount of web ready devices out there. Thinking in terms of performance we don't want poor Eric on his 320px wide Android downloading images designed…