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Extending General Link for Experience Editor Alternate Approach

Extending General Link for Experience Editor Alternate Approach

We have already seen the experience editor part in the Extending General Link for Experience Editor article in detail. Hence, in this article, we will explore how we can extend the general link for experience editor mode with an alternate code approach in Sitecore 10.2.0 to resolve the higher environment and performance issues that occurred […]

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Extending General Link for Experience Editor

The content editor and experience editor modes may seem similar at first glance, but they operate with different controls. In simpler terms, even though they look alike, the tools and functions they use are not the same, which can be a source of confusion for those working with them. We have already seen the content […]

Extending General Link for Experience Editor Mode in Sitecore

Extending General Link for Content Editor

In Sitecore, the General Link field type is a versatile field that allows content authors to create links to internal or external resources. The General Link field provides a user-friendly interface for authors to select and configure links. Along with the key features listed below, I wanted to use “Telephone Link” as well, both in […]

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YouTube Video Picker. Part 4 – XML Control

[su_note note_color=”#fafafa”]Now available in the Sitecore Marketplace[/su_note] This will be the last post in the series about creating a custom field type with support for Content and Page Editor (see part1, part2, and part3) Basics There are two main pieces to an XML control: Markup. It will be a simplification but think of it as […]

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YouTube Video Picker. Part 3 – Sitecore Citizenship

[su_note note_color=”#fafafa”]Now available in the Sitecore Marketplace[/su_note] In part 1 I mentioned the requirements for our custom field to become a law abiding Sitecore citizen. In part 2 I built a complete prototype of the YouTube video picker dialog that we will later convert to the XML control. It’s time to apply for passport. TL;DR […]

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YouTube Video Picker. Part 2 – Prototype

[su_note note_color=”#fafafa”]Now available in the Sitecore Marketplace[/su_note] In part 1 I set to implement a custom field type for Sitecore that would seamlessly support both Content and Page Editor and would provide an interactive “picker” experience for selecting the value. In this part I will show you a working HTML prototoype of the picker dialog. […]

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YouTube Video Picker. Part 1 – Introduction

[su_note note_color=”#fafafa”]Now available in the Sitecore Marketplace[/su_note] Intro Here at BrainJocks we have recently built two custom field types for Sitecore – Geo Location and YouTube Video. Both fields are “picker” fields with custom controls for Content Editor and Page Editor. Sitecore Marketplace has a few relevant downloads (at least for the location picker) but […]