SDL Tridion Community week in review - December 18, 2011

This week we had, again, a week full of solid contributions from our friends, partners, and MVPs and nothing less that 3 (THREE) new weblogs added to our ever-growing list of distributed knowledge.

Tuesday December 13

Possibly the most eagerly awaited post of the past few months, Albert details the steps required to get the DD4T up & running with Tridion 2011.
Getting Started with ASP.NET MVC3 and Tridion - Albert Romkes / Weblog

Wednesday December 14

Taras starts his blogging career with a pretty nice post with code samples (yes!) on how to get your SiteEdit going.
One case of SDL Tridion SiteEdit implementation - Taras Strypko / Weblog

Thursday December 15

Alvin decides it's time to relax? and maps some consultant jokes to Tridion consultants.
SDL Tridion and Consulting Jokes - Alvin Reyes / Weblog

Friday December 16

Andrey describes how to use the new 2011 SP1 client library with PowerShell.
CoreService 2011 SP1 with PowerShell - Andrey Marchuk / Weblog

Philippe treats us to a very nice template building block to process links to binaries from RTF fields, a very elegant solution.
Process Download Links in Output - Phil Conil /

Nickoli gives us some samples for Dreamweaver Function Sources allowing us to get and set variables in the Templating package from Dreamweaver Templates.
Get and Set Variables in DWTs - Nickoli Roussakov /

Ferdinand vents his frustration with editors?
Why is it so hard to create content in Tridion? - Ferdinand Lugo / Weblog

Saturday December 17

Nickoli gives us another useful function source to use with DW Templates.
More fun with Dreamweaver Templates - TemplateRepeatCount - Nickoli Roussakov /

Sunday December 18

Vadym walks us through the new Purge functionality that was added to the Tridion core in 2011 SP1, pretty cool stuff.
How to purge old versions - Vadym Vlasenko / Weblog


According to the Sysomos Heartbeat, there were: 165 (+28) total mentions of Tridion this week

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About the Author
Nuno Linhares
Product Manager

Nuno Linhares was a Principal Consultant within SDL's Web Content Management Solutions Division (based in New York) and has worked with the company's Professional Services organization between March 2005 and September 2012. As from October 2012, Nuno became Product Manager for the SDL Tridion Product line. You can follow him on Twitter and his blog.

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