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HTTP Post Driving  You Postal
Oct
05

HTTP Post Driving You Postal?

The other day I was looking for a way to handle a common dilemma with MVC forms and Sitecore. It goes like this: Put an “Add To Favorites” button in the page header and an email subscription form in the footer. Both do form posts. If the developer uses a common MVC form technique (reusing the action name, just decorating [HttpGet] or [HttpPost]) then both forms get submitted. Sign up for the newsletter and voila, you’ve favorited the page! Whoops. This is because the HTTP post verb is global to the page request.

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Sitecore Symposium 2017 - What to Expect
Sep
21

Sitecore Symposium 2017: What to Expect?

Sitecore Symposium, taking place October 16th through the 19th in Las Vegas, is coming up and I’d like to share my expectations with you. Americaneagle.com is a Certified Platinum Implementation and Hosting Partner with Sitecore and proud to be a Silver Sponsor of the event, as well as exhibiting and speaking at Symposium.

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Parameter Personalization
Sep
19

Parameter Personalization

Ever need to personalize Sitecore rendering parameters? Sitecore's conditional renderings allow you to override the datasource and/or the component. However we often run into the need to override rendering parameters too. It may be the desire to simply change a color that is specified as a component property. Or it may be something more critical like what I ran into last week with Sitecore Experience Accelerator (SXA). SXA has a mechanism called rendering variants. This is very cool for reusable components, such as Page Content.

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Human Experiences Driven by Commerce Blog Image
May
30

Human Experiences Driven by Commerce

From mobile phones dominating the start of all searches online, to the involvement of voice search, social apps and conversational commerce in consumers’ decisions to purchase, the recent shift in how consumers are purchasing has had a huge impact on retailers that are not prepared for the change. For both B2B and B2C retailers, there are challenges brought about by the technology that consumers are using daily. Here are just a few new thoughts and concepts to keep in mind, to help you stay ahead of the e-retail game.

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