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Announcing the 2019 Kentico MVPs

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Featured Article

Kentico’s technical community is a vibrant and diverse mix of developers, designers, and site administrators. Among those members are several individuals who go to great lengths to help others and promote Kentico and its features. For their efforts, Kentico awards these dedicated members the title of Kentico Most Valuable Professional (MVP).  In this article, I will introduce you to the 2019 Kentico MVPs.

MVC Widget with a Touch of Kentico Cloud

Rui Wang    —       —    Featured Article

With the release of Kentico V12 comes the new page builder for MVC. As part of self-improvement, I was trying to come up with an interesting small project. I decided to try pulling some content from a Kentico Cloud project and display it using an MVC Widget in the Kentico EMS site. This scenario would be useful for marketing teams that use Kentico Cloud to manage multichannel content and want to show that content in their Kentico CMS site.

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Creating an MVC Widget Showcase Site with Kentico EMS and MVC – Getting Started

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Article

With the release of Kentico 12, there’s no secret that MVC is the future for all things Kentico. From the simplest brochure sites to the most complex integrations, MVC is the recommended approach for any developer working with the platform (have we made that clear enough yet?). In this new article series, I will walk you through creating an MVC site using Kentico 12 and document every step.

Hotfixes for Kentico 11 and breaking changes affecting custom tax calculation scenarios

Zdeněk Cetkovský    —       —    Knowledge Base Article

Applying hotfix 11.0.39 or newer introduced a change in the E-commerce API, which could cause undetected broken functionality for sites with a customized tax calculation process. This article describes the way it is fixed in 11.0.47 hotfix and lists other related information sources on rectifying the issue.

Transitioning a Large Development Team to Kentico MVC – An Interview with MVP Ilesh Mistry

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Article

Kentico partners come in all shapes and sizes. Some are small, 5-10 people operations, while others are enormous titans of industry with employee counts into the hundreds. While these companies may operate and handle their projects differently, one thing remains: they all must come up with a plan to move to MVC. As one of our largest partners, MMT Digital has crafted a unique process to get their team up to date. And because our MVPs are such awesome folks, Ilesh Mistry recently told me all about their MVC plans.

When Should I Migrate My Kentico Portal Site to MVC?

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Featured Article

So, you know that we’ve released Kentico 12 with all its awesome MVC support. And you know you should be using MVC for all your new sites. Sounds like a perfect plan! But what about your existing sites? Our Support and Consulting teams are fielding a lot of questions from our partners as to when they should migrate their existing Portal sites. Because everyone loves charts, I made a handy workflow for you in this article to help you out.

Which Development Model Should I Choose for My Kentico EMS Site?

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Featured Article

With the release of Kentico 12 and our updated MVC support, developers have a big question they have to answer. For their new projects, which development model should they choose? We have been publishing many articles and best practices on this topic, including deep dives into the tech, interviews with community experts, and technical webinars to help companies along the way. Sometimes, people just want a simple chart to help them decide. In this article, we’ve got you covered on how to choose the model for your next project!