Displaying MODX Context Settings

A user on the MODX Forums asked for a way to show a Context Setting from a Context other than the current one. In this case the setting was the site_start setting (I think the user wanted to use it in a link), but the code below will show any Context setting.

As you probably know, you can show a Context Setting for the current Context with a simple setting tag: Learn More

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Modifying the Dolphin 7.1 Navigation Menu

Hello and welcome! In today’s blog I’ll show you how to edit the navigation menu on your Dolphin 7.1 website.

To access the navigation menu builder, simply log into your Dolphin admin and select “Navigation Menu” under the “Builders” sub-menu on the left. Learn More

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Enable Gzip in Asp.Net Application

When it comes to optimizing the web there are many options available.  I have talked about several of them before like image compression, using sprites, CDN’s, etc.  Today I am going to talk about another option which is called GZIP.  The idea is simple.  If you have a file on a server and want to send it to a local computer then most of the time it is faster to have the server compress the file, send it and then have the local machine uncompress it.  However; in order to get this to work you need to tell the local computer that you are sending a compressed response.  Since all current browsers can handle this type of compression it makes it sense to enable this on your site. Learn More

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