Author: Nicola

Resharper shortcuts I cannot live without

I’ve had to recently renew my personal license for Resharper Ultimate and I realised it’s been almost 8 years now since I started using Resharper with Visual Studio. Yes, 8 years. This tool is so good I can’t code (and therefore live) without Resharper installed. I know that Visual Studio 2017 has upped its game

Dependency Injection with Unity in an ASP.NET application

You will find lots of articles regarding Dependency Injection and why you should implement this design pattern. While this post is not about the “why” but the “how”, my two cents to “why do it” is below: Code becomes easily testable Components/layers are decoupled Overall promotes maintainability and good software practice This post will guide

How to integrate Product Reviews in an Episerver website

In this post, I will go over how I implemented integration between my Episerver website with ProductReview.com.au There were three things involved in the development: Custom Plugin – This really is just a settings page that allows authors to add multiple endpoints/APIs from Product Reviews (i.e. you have multiple products up for reviews) Scheduled job

How to setup conditional emails or webhooks in Episerver

This might not provide the best user experience for authors to setup conditional emails / webhooks but this implementation definitely does not require a humongous effort to cater for the missing feature in the Episerver.Forms module. Problem: At the time of writing, Episerver.Forms does not out-of-the-box provide content editors the ability to set up conditional

Episerver with Azure AD authentication

In this post, I will go through the steps I took to disable the built-in membership provider of Episerver and instead use Azure’s Active Directory authentication. Register your Episerver app within your Azure AD The following steps are the changes you need to make on the Azure portal. Portal > Active Directory > App registrations >

Generate a sitemap.xml for your Episerver website

In this post, I will cover how you can generate a sitemap.xml for your Episerver website. All credits to Geta SEO Sitemaps, you will now be able to generate one in under 5 minutes! Download and install the Nuget package “Geta.SEO.Sitemaps” to your Episerver application  Build and run your application Navigate to Admin > Tools