Umbraco CMS - September 2014

Same page language switching in Umbraco

Land on the same page in different language in Umbraco using Relations
When we build multi-language website, we usually create two root elements which represent different language websites. To switch the language you just need to add a link to other root elements which represent other languages of the website. With this approach, when you switch language you will end up at homepage of the language regardless which page you were viewing. ... read more

Getting cropped image the smart way

The way to get cropped image URL with option to load original image too
I noticed that some of the content managers keep complaining about the quality and size of cropped images. If you lower down quality, file is smaller but in some cases it gets blurry with quirks which comes from compression applied to a file. Let's face it, image cropper is not Photoshop with all options for image optimization ... read more