How to find the Home page in Umbraco

This post shows you how to find the home page (root node) in Umbraco. It shows you how to do it in a View, and in a Controller.

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10 FREE, highly useful, tools for web developers

Over the years I have found many useful free tools to help me in my job as a Web Developer. In this post, I share 10 of my favourite free tools with you so you can get the benefit of them too.

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Searching for prime numbers

Searching for prime numbers can be fun. This post shows you how I did it.

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How to set up and configure error logging in .NET with log4net

This is a simple and straight forward tutorial on how to set up and configure error logging with log4net in your .NET application.

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Getting Dialogue Forum package to work with Umbraco 7.4.3

This post shows you how to overcome the problems with installing the Dialogue forum package in your Umbraco site.

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7 simple tips to improve your .NET website

Here are 7 simple tips to help you improve your .NET website

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What is a humans.txt file?

A humans.txt file is a simple text file which gives credit to the people behind building the site.

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How to reset the Umbraco admin account password

This post gives you simple instructions to help you reset the Umbraco admin password.

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Simple .NET keep alive handler to prevent timeout

This post shows you how to create a simple keep alive for a .NET website so people can stay logged in whilst the page is open, instead of it timing out after 20 minutes.

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How to create and use custom configuration sections in ASP.NET

This post will show you how to create a custom config section in your .NET application and use it in your code.

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