Extending Tridion Dynamic Linking for .Net based Websites

For SEO purpose, we are required to remove the default.aspx, index.aspx etc… from the website URLs. Recently a very similar requirement came from one of our clients where they requested that any component links present within Tridion Pages should resolve to URLs NOT ending with default.aspx / index.aspx There are two possible approaches to the … More Extending Tridion Dynamic Linking for .Net based Websites

Default Finish Actions Revisited: The Cleanup Template

Here is what the  SDL Live documentation says for Cleanup Template: ” This default Template Building Block, which can be used in any Compound Template, removes all artifacts from the item named Output that are produced by the template engine. The templating engine may sometimes insert special markers or tags that assist it in providing certain functionality … More Default Finish Actions Revisited: The Cleanup Template

TCDL-Basics II : Understanding Tridion Custom Web Controls

The way any custom web control is developed in Asp.Net, same way Tridion has few custom webcontrols to offer . An understanding of these Custom Web Controls will help gain more control over developing Tridion Templates . They  are  built with a rich set of features that provides greater control over linking , Taxonomies , displaying … More TCDL-Basics II : Understanding Tridion Custom Web Controls

TCDL – Tridion Content Delivery Language – Basics I

The final HTML rendered by the browser has links to images, other internal/external pages , besides other functionalities in the standard HTML format such as anchor tags used to represent links. However, The Links ( links to Pages, MultimediaItems, Components ) created within Tridion Content Manager are in there own language which must be processed … More TCDL – Tridion Content Delivery Language – Basics I