Sitecore 8 and SOLR Upgrading

Just read a great post by Jon Stoneman at Sequence on how to get Sitecore 8 working with Solr. Their experiences are very similar to mine, but I came across some other “gotchas” that I wanted to share

Unit Testing with Sitecore and Fortis - Part 1

This post is the start of a series of articles looking at unit testing using Sitecore and Fortis. There are already a lot of great posts on unit testing with Sitecore using fakes and other tools, so w

Sitecore - Sorting by Date with SOLR

With the introduction of Item Buckets and the fantastic Sitecore Search API in Sitecore 7, we are using the search API more and more to get lists of content. Recently I was working on a site that had

Fixing the All Templates Index Field

One of the really nice features in Fortis is the ability to be able to search based on template type. Because we create an interface for every template in Sitecore, we can use the full inheritance tre