You have seen the presentations, read a few articles on it and talked to some others. In general, you know what the new Sitecore Experience Accelerator (SXA) can do for you. You have seen it, understand it, but have not touched it. Besides adding more value to our core platform, the one thing that differentiates SXA from all of our other products is this: SXA redefines the way everybody works with the platform. It not only puts the end-user in more control of their website(s), it also makes an impact on how Sitecore sites are build.

When working with item buckets in Sitecore 7 there are a few keyboard shortcuts that might come in handy. Here is a list: Shortcut Description CTRL + SHIFT + B Converts a content item into an item bucket. You must lock the item first. CTRL + SHIFT + D Converts an item bucket into a content item. You must lock the item first. CTRL + X Clears the text box. CTRL + SHIFT + S…

By default Sitecore comes with a few default reports within the Engagement Analytics. Depending on the report you can get insights about the website or its visitors. You can filter those reports with the standard filters like business classification, country and state. But did you know that adding your own filters is fairly easy. Let’s say we have the following case: We have a standard Sitecore installation in which we define two seperate websites. To…

Since their are a few hundred Sitecore enthusiasts coming to Amsterdam we thought I would come in handy to share a few links. If you are coming by plane and you need to travel by public transport, you can plan your journey at this site: http://9292.nl/en. It will plan your route using all public transportation possibilities available. If you only need to have information about the train then you can visit the site of the Dutch railway…