'Sitecore' - tagged posts


Hi, I am looking for sitecore 8 best practices in installation, configuration, implementation, maintainance etc.

4 years ago by Pranay

This post explains how to create a controller rendering and related items like layout, templates, presentation details in Sitecore MVC with a simple example.

4 years ago by Pranay


Rendering parameters can be used to pass parameters to sitecore presentation components. They are used to control the presentation of a dynamic component from page editor. In the example below, I will demonstrate on how to create a rendering parameters and how to use them in the presentation components. Also on how to change parameter values from the page editor.

4 years ago by Pranay

Yes, we can pass a sitecore populated view to a .net razor view in Sitecore with MVC. Here, I will go through a simple example on how to display social links to a website whose link name and its URL is provided at sitecore content item but needs to be rendered inside a razor view (.cshtml file).

4 years ago by Pranay

Problem: To create an MVC 'View' bound with a 'Model' but without creating any controller in Sitecore MVC 7.2.

4 years ago by Pranay

Here we upload the CSS files to sitecore media library and then read those CSS files in the code. This approach is suggested only when you want to allow a sitecore user to edit CSS classes. The same applies for javascript files too.

4 years ago by Pranay

By default sitecore provides an admin user with userid ‘Admin’ and password ‘b’. However additional users can be created in sitecore by following below steps.


I am new to Sitecore and trying to work on Sitecore 7.2 with MVC for creating a sample static page. I was able to create a static content page with footer and header successfully. Now, in the header I want to implement a menu bar. So how to create a menu, getting the list of menuitems from a model. Is there a predefined item in sitecore to create list of menus from a model? do we need any controller to be created? I have very less knowledge on Sitecore. thanks in advance!

4 years ago by Pranay