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Building Custom AngularJS Filters

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In recent months I’ve really started to get excited about Angular filters! I know – living the dream right? Straight out of the box, Angular provides some pretty cool filters such as orderBy which lets you order an array or

Posted in AngularJS, Code, Code samples, Front-end Tagged with: , , ,

Adding custom domain names to Azure CDN

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The Azure CDN (Content Delivery Network) service is a pretty awesome feature which enables you to serve your website content to an end-user from the closest geographical server to them, decreasing load times and cutting down on general internet traffic

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Manually trigger a database update after upgrading Umbraco

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So here’s the scenario. You’ve just upgraded Umbraco in your development project to the latest version using NuGet (because why would you do it any other way?). You’ve built the solution, you visit the website and see this screen: You

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New things I learned today part 2 – Azure WebJobs ignore app.config transforms

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I recently posted a two-part article about getting started with Azure WebJobs and was raving about how awesome they are. In a WebJob I built for my current project (which is about to finish so contact me if you want

Posted in Learn Something New, Visual Studio, Windows Azure Tagged with: , ,

New things I learned today part 1 – console.log() is a bad idea…

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For me, one of the most important aspects of my career as a software developer is learning. I love to learn new stuff, and I don’t just mean play with shiny new technologies or gadgets; I mean improve my knowledge

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About Maff

Maff Rigby

I'm a certified .Net, Umbraco and AngularJS freelance developer with over 15 years experience in the IT industry. As well as writing code I love to teach; I run a number of workshops and 1-1 coaching sessions on Angular JS and Umbraco, and share what I know and learn here!

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