Creating a Custom MojoPortal Solution: Part 1, Getting Started

Hello! I’m Carole Bennett, one of the MojoPortal Community Liasons for Arvixe.  Ian McIntosh has been doing a great job of showing you how to get an “out of the box” MojoPortal installation configured, so that you can explore all the great built-in features it has to offer.  Since he’s working that area, I’m going to start by going over how to set up a custom MojoPortal solution, suitable for custom development.

In today’s post, we’ll cover downloading source code, setting up a Visual Studio project environment, a MSSQL database, and how to set up the publish profile that will generate the actual website you’ll install on a live server.

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How to Backup Your Elgg Site

On a previous post you learnt how to backup your website. However, when it comes to elgg, additional things needs to be done in order to have a complete backup. This article will give you a step by step guide on How to Backup your Elgg Site from your cPanel. Sign into your cPanel and follow these steps:

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How to Add Content Summary for Search Results

There are often topics in CMS Made Simple official boards on how short content text could be added to search results from search module.
Well recently I was in need of exactly this function, and here is my solution. Unlike some solutions that require hacking core functions, I always seek for a solution that is not in need of hacking, and in most cases, there is one. Learn More

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