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UMB.FYI 2024-05-08



📰 Skrift issue #105

Featuring guest posts by Richard Jackson on "DocTales: Collaborative documentation for Umbraco and Astro JS" and Nurhak Kaya on "Integrating Cloudflare CDN with Umbraco Websites - Part 2: Cloudflare's Key Features and Full-Page Caching"
📰 Candid Contribs talks Mastodon: Some corrections and notes

Joe Glombek discusses the impact of Twitter's userbase disbanding on online communities, particularly the Umbraco Community's move to platforms like LinkedIn, Discord, and Mastodon. He emphasizes the open and discoverable nature of Mastodon, encouraging users to give it a try. He also provides suggested follows for various topics on Mastodon.
📰 The Challenge of Versioning Expandable API's in Umbraco

Umbraco v12 has introduced headless core products with expansion functionality, allowing selective expansion of nested entity reference objects. However, versioning REST APIs becomes problematic when expansion is taken into account, and Matt Brailsford suggests a date-based versioning strategy.
📰 Configuring a Suggester with ExamineX and Azure AI Search

Shannon Thompson discusses integrating Azure AI Search suggester API with ExamineX, emphasizing the straightforward process and necessary configurations for fields and suggester creation. He also highlights using the Suggester API and potential considerations for index configuration.


Watch & Listen

🎧 CandidContrib: Toots, Tweets and Time Management

Elon Musk's 18-month tenure at Twitter has fundamentally altered the platform, sparking nostalgia for its old days. We explore Fediverse alternatives' potential to fill the void. Additionally, we delve into diverse time management strategies, ranging from handwritten lists to digital tools, and ponder the motivations behind open-source contributions.



📆 Workshop - Getting Started with the new Back Office in Umbraco 14

2024-05-09 from 18:00 to 20:00 - Enjoy Digital, 23 The Calls, Leeds, GB
📆 Exploring Composable DXP and Digital Asset Management in Umbraco - Part 2

2024-05-15 from 16:00 to 17:00 - Online on googleHangout
📆 Umbraco Oslo May Meetup: .NET Aspire & mingling

2024-05-15 from 17:00 to 20:00 - Nova Consulting Group, Karl Johans gt. 16, Oslo, NO
📆 umBristol Talks - May 2024

2024-05-15 from 18:00 to 20:00 - DeskLodge House, 2 Redcliffe Way, Bristol, GB

2024-05-16 from 10:00 to 16:00 - Online event



📚 Umbraco Fundamentals

May 13, 2024 - Online, North America - €1200
📚 Extending the Backoffice

May 14, 2024 - Online, North America - €1200
📚 Umbraco MVC & Visual Studio

May 15, 2024 - Online, North America - €1200
📚 Application Integration

May 16, 2024 - Online, North America - €1200



📦 UmbHost.Cloudflare.Purge

Purge the Cloudflare CDN on from the Tree, Dashboard and on Publish, Unpublish and Delete of Content and Media items
📦 CWContentCreator

This package integrates both Chat GPT and DALL-E APIs, providing a seamless UI for creating, managing, and customizing AI-generated text and images for your text and media properties.





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