All blog posts with the tag "blogengine-net".
BlogEngine.NET 2.5 UpgradePublished:3 min read
Upgrading from BlogEngine.NET 2.0 to 2.5 was a fairly straightforward process, requiring some custom files and an SQL CE upgrade script to be run. I also added some customizations for a mobile version of the site and updated the titles on the Recent Comments and Posts widgets.
Switching to reCAPTCHA for Comment Spam protectionPublished:3 min read
In 2010, I switched to using reCAPTCHA for comment spam protection on my blog. I found an extension written by Filip Stanek that integrates it with BlogEngine.NET, but there were some problems with the extension when used with the DbBlogProvider. I made a few small changes to the code and was able to get it working properly.
Comment Spam protection for BlogEngine.NETPublished:2 min read
This article discusses a comment spam protection for BlogEngine.NET, which uses Akismet and CAPTCHA solutions to protect from spam. The CAPTCHA solution requires some changes to the code of BlogEngine.NET and might have to be merged with newer versions when upgrading.
jQuery lightBox with BlogEngine.NET and WLWPublished:3 min read
This article discusses how to use jQuery lightbox with BlogEngine.NET and Windows Live Writer to enable images in posts to have the Lightbox effect, without adding extra HTML attributes to the content. It provides an example of the markup needed for the plugin and explains the anonymous function used to prevent naming conflicts.
We Have Ignition!Published:1 min read
After setting up a blog with BlogEngine.NET, using a theme based on the Standard theme and VistaDB Express data provider, We Have Ignition! Hopefully this is the first post of many more to come.