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I am the author of MODX: The Official Guide and over 30 MODX add-on components. I host Bob's Guides, a source of valuable information for MODX users, and I've been very active in the MODX Forums with over 18,000 posts.

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Bob Ray

About Bob Ray

I am the author of MODX: The Official Guide and over 30 MODX add-on components. I host Bob's Guides, a source of valuable information for MODX users, and I've been very active in the MODX Forums with over 18,000 posts.

Avoid Trashing Properties with setProperties()

Suppose that you want to change the value of a single property of a MODX element (usually a snippet) in code. There is no setProperty() method, but you would expect …

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Add Author Profiles to your MODX Blog Articles

If you have a MODX Articles blog, the default action if you click on the author of an article is to show you other articles by that author. What if …

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Selecting Resources to Summarize on Your Home Page

Say you’re not particularly tech-savvy client wants to select Resources manually to promote on the Home page with a teaser. You could create a Custom Manager Page (CMP) that lets …

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