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OpenText enhancements with the rdQuery Framework – Finally RedDot CMS with less clicks!

I have been enhancing RedDot projects using custom scripts for over 8 years now.
A lot of RedDot CMS developers have a great understanding of Javascript and CSS.
So here’s my nifty little gift for you.


Fork the entire plugin including demo…

RQL in a nutshell

RQL is the abbreviation of “RedDot Query Language”. RQL is the programming interface for the Open Text Management Server. Almost all actions that can be executed via the normal frontend (SmartTree, SmartEdit, Server Manager) can also be executed via the interface RQL.

Solution Exchange – Open Text RedDot CMS is back with a social community exchange platform

Over the last few months I was part of a secret Open Text CMS Community mission. This is the outcome based on the works of Danny Baggs and many others.

Digging deeper with Navigation Manager Render Tags – A Beginner’s Guide

This whitepaper has been submitted by Phil McKenzie, a RedDot freelancer who encountered a very common but not so easy to solve problem – building microsites within only one RedDot project but keeping the layout and additional functions flexible.

Post of the month – Poll is ready for you

Thank you for all your suggestions and ideas, here’s the poll form.
The winning post topic will be published within in the next year ;)
I’ve shortened the post topics, you will find the complete suggestion below.

The poll

Poll: Post of the month…

RedDot CMS 9.0 released

Right before Christmas, RedDot Open Text released CMS version, which is now called “Open Text Web Solutions Management Server”. Maybe not the most catchy name. ;)
According to the release notes, there were no real important changes compared to 7.5 SP2 (except for exchanging the RedDot logos for Open Text), but I had no opportunity to install and test it yet. — Did you? Share your experiences!

Poll suggestions – Post of the month – We want your help!

As we were posting more or less frequently we are trying to get better with that. We want to put the focus on a specific subject each month.

What do we want?

We (the brotherhood of the pagebuilder, like Fred likes to…

Recent Tweets

  • RT @AirKraft: Transport Canada breakout: they manage 80K pages and 300K assets with WSM(RedDot). Wow! #OTCW 2010-11-11
  • The RedDot usergroup session 'Future of WCM' is in National Harbor 7, now. See you there! #otcw 2010-11-11
  • RT @yttergren: @AirKraft: Calling all WSM(RedDot) devs: share your solutions on http://bit.ly/bgPIof EVERY solution can win an iPad #OTCW 2010-11-10
  • Come to the Solution Exchange session. Enhance your (#reddot) CMS project! Chesapeake 12, 3:20pm #otcw Looking forward to see you there! 2010-11-10
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