Paging long articles with Mavention Paged Rich HTML Field

Publishing long articles on the web can be very user-unfriendly. Not only such article pages load slowly, due to large HTML, but it also may be challenging to make user stay on one page for such a long time. This is exactly why breaking long articles into smaller pieces is considered a good practice. Find out how to easily page long articles with the Mavention Paged Rich HTML Field.

Products Configuration Wizard failed and you have no clue why

When upgrading your SharePoint 2010 environment to a Service Pack or a Cumulative Update there is a chance that the update process fails. Although the error message contains a link to a log file it is of a little help leaving you without a single clue what went wrong. There is however one more place where you can take a look to know exactly what caused the upgrade process to fail.

Create SharePoint 2010 publishing content easier with Windows Live Writer

SharePoint 2010 has rich capabilities for creating and managing different types of content. Publishing scenarios have however different requirements than for example collaboration solutions. Find out how you can improve the content creation process by using client tools such as Microsoft Word or Windows Live Writer.

Quick minifying JavaScript and CSS files with Mavention Assets Minifier

Recently I showed you how you can automate minifying JavaScript and CSS files in Visual Studio 2010. There are however situations, when you might want to quickly minify a file outside Visual Studio. Find out how to minify CSS and JavaScript files in 3 simple steps with Mavention Assets Minifier.

Using minified CSS and JavaScript files everywhere in SharePoint 2010

In my previous post I showed you how you can automate minifying JavaScript and CSS files in Visual Studio 2010. As I also mentioned, SharePoint has limited support for using minified files. But just because something is not available out of the box doesn't mean it's not possible. Find out how to leverage the extensibility capabilities of the SharePoint 2010 platform and support using minified CSS and JavaScript files everywhere.