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Kentico Top 10 Websites for May 2018

Jana Repáková    —       —    Featured Article

Even though it looks as if these projects reflect how close we are to summer as we can jump on a journey to England’s Lake District, or catch the vibes of Milwaukee city, nothing gets in the way of spreading the word about projects based in the education and financial sectors. Check them out, they definitely deserve it!

Kentico Top 10 Websites for April 2018

Jana Repáková    —       —    Featured Article

Do not miss our latest listing of projects that deserve to be kept in our minds. Hop on our tour to China PPG Master‘s Mark project, and continue with a nonprofit organization, Hope Air. Combining functionality and soul, these projects represent what can be done with Kentico.

Kentico EMS Technology Future

Michal Kadák    —       —    Featured Article

ASP.NET Core, ASP.NET Core MVC, MVC 5, .NET Standard. All of these technologies are going to play a significant role in the upcoming four years of Kentico EMS. The plan is still rough around the edges, but it is a long journey. Therefore, it's important to share the details we already know and give all of you a chance to express your ideas along the way.

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Translating Content with Kentico Cloud and Azure

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Article

Automation can go a long way in making a developer's life easier. When it comes to content, the less to deal with, the better! Let me show you how to automate translation with Kentico Cloud.

Ever since we released Kentico Cloud, developers have asked for a way to write content into their projects. To meet this need, we released a Content Management API last November, which allowed content to be created programmatically from any source. So, what are the possibilities this interface? In this article, I’ll show you how I leveraged Azure and the Kentico Cloud Content Management API to automate translating my content. 

Multi-version Upgrades: Alternate Approach

Matthew Sandstrom    —       —    Knowledge Base Article

Upgrading Kentico can be an intensive process when the planned upgrade path spans several versions and the project contains a lot of custom code. At each step of the upgrade it is necessary to run the application, and if you have a lot of custom code full of outdated APIs, getting it to start can be a long, troublesome undertaking. In this article, I’m going to outline a workaround that makes it so you only have to update the custom code once, rather than once per Kentico version.

Tips for Hosting Your Kentico Sites in Azure SQL Database

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Article

If you’re using Kentico in Azure, then you probably have seen a lot of options in your portal for your SQL database. Azure SQL Database, Microsoft’s SaaS database option, is a fantastic tool that gives you nearly unlimited SQL computing power and capability. But what about all those security options and performance recommendations if shows you? In this article, I’m going to cover a few of the key features of Azure’s SQL Database to help you get the most out of cloud-hosted Kentico sites.

We Need to Talk, Let’s Not Let GDPR Get in the Way

Petr Palas    —       —    Article

We don’t want this blog post to be the only way we write to you because, frankly, we like you. But, GDPR is coming, and it means, in order to be GDPR compliant, we need to get your explicit consent in order to contact you after May 25, 2018, or we can’t keep you in the Kentico loop.

Adding Real-Time FedEx Shipping Rates to Kentico 11

Bryan Soltis    —       —    Article

If you have an e-commerce store, chances are you ship things to your customers. This means a lot of orders and a lot of calculations. One of the biggest ways to get more sales and happy customers is to integrate real-time shipping rates into your site.  In this article, I’ll show you how to add real-time FedEx rates to your Kentico 11 site.

Kentico Top 10 Websites for March 2018

Jana Repáková    —       —    Featured Article

Although our Site of the Year 2017 contest is embedded in our minds, we continue to keep an eye on projects that deserve to be in our Top 10 listing. This month, we have chosen carefully, from projects that care about spiritual well-being to more rational ones—from the financial and environmental sectors.