Episerver uses the file name as alternative text for images

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

The alternative text (or «Alt Text») for images serves three purposes: Visually impaired users using screen readers will be read the alternative text to better understand an image. The alternative text will be displayed in place of an image if an image cannot be loaded.…

Episerver icons - use them!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

When creating Episerver tools, editors and plugins, maintaining a consistent look and feel is a good thing. Read more, and see a long list of button classes on the Epinova-blog. If we dive inside the EPiServer.CMS.UI package, the file ToolButton.css can be found in /App_Themes/Default/…

Gruppering av egenskaper i Episerver CMS

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Livet som nettredaktør kan være vanskelig. En større Episerver-løsning kan ha svært mange innholdstyper, og egenskaper. Det finnes grep man kan ta for å skape orden i kaoset!…

Identify your Episerver content!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Episerver CMS is a system for managing content such as pages, blocks, images and documents. You can have multiple pages with the same name, you can even have a block and an image with the same name. When we are communicating about content, the name is not always the best…

Bedre bildehåndtering for redaktører i Episerver

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

I løpet av de to siste årene har det kommet flere forbedringer som gjør det enklere for redaktører å jobbe med bilder i Episerver CMS. Forbedringene for har kommet gradvis over tid. Her kommer en oppsummering!…

Edit mode search for Episerver page id

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

In Episerver CMS, the search bar above the page tree in edit mode makes it easy to locate content without browsing the page tree. If you want to search for the page id, we should make some improvements!…

Convert Episerver Blocks!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Content in Episerver CMS is organized using pages and blocks. Pages are instances of page types, and blocks are instances of block types. If you by accident create the wrong page type, or you want to move existing pages to a new and enhanced page type, Episerver provides a feature…

Remove «Reports» from the global Episerver menu - and the forum is great!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Today, a colleague asked how to remove the «Reports» menu item from the global menu in Episerver, but only for users not belonging to a specific group. I did not know how to do that. But, I do know that the people who hang out in the Episerver World forum,…

Attribute to set TinyMCE settings per property in Episerver

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

After the introduction of TinyMCE editor v2, creating an initialization module is the recommended way of configuring TinyMCE in Episerver. This works well when you want the same configuration for all your XhtmlString properties, but that is not always the case.…

Gratis elæringskurs fra Episerver!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Fra og med i dag, og frem til slutten av juni, vil Episerver tilby mange av sine elæringskurs helt gratis. Dette er en del av kompetanseinitiativet Come Back Stronger, der Episerver legger til rette for kompetanseheving i en periode da noen kanskje har litt ekstra tid til overs. En oversikt…