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New DotNetNuke Videos on JumpstartTv
Will Strohl whose the new President of the Orlando DotNetNuke User Group has created a series of videos to help users in the DotNetNuke community. Here's the list: What Is DotNetNuke®? - In this video, I attempt to give a brief overview of what DotNetNuke® is, and what it can do for you. DotNetNuke® Tour - An overview of some of the most common DotNetNuke® features. DotNetNuke® Terminology - Learn some of the "lingo" you might see used on the DotNetNuke® forums or documentation. Where Do I Download ......

Posted On Tuesday, October 28, 2008 3:12 PM

New widgets included with DotNetNuke version 5
Fellow writer on the new DotNetNuke version 5 book, Ryan Morgan, is starting to blog about using widgets in your skins and he explains the new tokens used in skinning. There are some changes in the skinning process that Ryan talks about in his blog that you should check out. Technorati Tags: DotNetNuke, skinning, Cambrian, Ryan Morgan ......

Posted On Thursday, October 23, 2008 10:51 AM

DotNetNuke version 5 gets jQuery
According to Joe Brinkman from DNN Corp, the new version of DotNetNuke will incorporate jQuery. Microsoft has already announced that jQuery will be in the next version of Visual Studio. The new version of DNN will include widgets which are JavaScript widgets. This is new to the framework and won't be available right away according to Joe. Technorati Tags: DotNetNuke, jQuery ......

Posted On Friday, October 3, 2008 9:15 AM

Did you know Microsoft sold Desktop and Laptop pc's?
Well now you do! I found the Microsoft Student Experience site and on it was HP, Lenovo, and Toshiba products. The prices are discounted for students as well. In addition, you can find software, ZUNE, books, games, and storage devices. For some reason, someone didn't get the message about Frontpage being replaced by Expression Web because there's a link to it with training material being sold that is six years old. Technorati Tags: Microsoft, students, tablets, notebooks, ZUNE, Frontpage, Expression ......

Posted On Thursday, October 2, 2008 2:33 PM

Learn about the DotNetNuke® Map Module
ODUG Vice President Kurt Amstutz will be talking about the recently released Map Module at next Tuesday's Orlando DotNetNuke User Group meeting. I've been busy writing my chapters for the DotNetNuke 5 book and didn't make the last meeting. I'll be at this one. I recruited Kurt last spring to put this presentation on. Here's some information on the module: The DotNetNuke® Map Module project is an initiative crafted from very popular smash up DotNetNuke® Map Module, originally called GoMap. The module, ......

Posted On Thursday, October 2, 2008 7:50 AM

Save 37%
Yes, you can save this much if you pre-purchase the Professional DotNetNuke 5: Open Source Web Application Framework for ASP.NET (Paperback) book by Shaun Walker (Author), Brian Scarbeau (Author), Darrell Hardy (Author), Stan Schultes (Author), Ryan Morgan (Author) The book is in the pre-edit phase and we all are wrapping up our final chapter. As you can see, Wrox already has the book up on Amazon's site ready to sell. It's worth waiting for. Technorati Tags: DotNetNuke, Wrox, ASP.NET, Open Source, ......

Posted On Thursday, October 2, 2008 7:37 AM

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