Make Channel allocation in Sitecore 9 great again

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After upgrading to Sitecore 9, our customer noticed some odd behaviour regarding channel allocation in Experience Analytics. The problem was that most of the traffic had been assigned to the „Direct“ or „Organic non-branded search“ channels. All the other channels … Weiterlesen

Sitecore Path Analyzer: how to undeploy / remove a deployed map configuration

Path Analyzer - Undeploy Map Configuration - Teaser

When creating new/custom Path Analyzer maps in Sitecore, sometimes the chosen data does not match the desired result or there is an error in the rules configuration (making them „not working“) – in such cases, it would be helpful to … Weiterlesen

How to Create a Rule in Sitecore to automatically fill an empty field with existing content

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Using the Sitecore Rule engine for solving a use case for automatically filling a field in Sitecore, when saving a page item: an empty Page Description field should inherit the content of an existing Introduction field. Weiterlesen

Prereleases for NitroNet 2.0.0 & NitroNetSitecore 2.1.0 available now!

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With extensive updates to the documentation, some small code fixes and improvements, the 2.0.0 version of NitroNet introduces also a brand-new feature called Additional Arguments which allows to be more flexible and more compatible with the handlebars templates created with Nitro by the friendly frontend engineer of your choice. Weiterlesen

Analysis of an issue with Sitecore AccessResultCache running full and being cleared continuously despite large cache size

Disaster girl meme adapted for explaining impact of expensive Sitecore item query on AccessResultCache

We recently had a situation, where we quickly had to grab a virtual whip in order to tame the Sitecore AccessResultCache from going crazy – in terms of reaching it’s allocated size within seconds and thus being constantly cleared by Sitecore.Caching.Generics.Cache

Previewing component personalization conditions in Sitecore Experience Editor not working

Teaser showing a Sitecore component personalization condition preview not working

You may be working with personalization conditions on components in the Sitecore Experience Editor, and when trying to preview any of your condition rules – simply nothing changes.

Store Item „Published date“ and „Published by“ information on each Sitecore item

Sitecore Publish Statistics for Published by and Published date - Teaser

Did you ever miss that Sitecore doesn’t keep track of who published which item(s) at what date? Well, be not sad no longer! In this blog post you’ll find a neat solution to store the „Published date“ and „Published by [user]“ information on all Sitecore items – so it’s finally possible to blame the right person who published too many items once again 😉 Weiterlesen