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Adammer releases Elemento version 1.1

January 20th, 2010

Elemento LogoWe are pleased to announce the release of Elemento version 1.1.

New Features:

  1. Login/Register links added to the breadcrumb division. Commented out by default.
  2. New “additionalHeader” class added to the footer menu style to support multiple subjects in the footer menu.

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Adammer releases Greytness 2.0

November 23rd, 2009

Greytness 2.0 Logo

About Greytness

As its name suggests, Greytness is a single color grey skin with 2 Themes (Standard and Winter). It includes 24 containers which can be arranged with great flexibility in its 21 panes. Greytness is written in valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional, valid CSS 3 code, and does not contain any tables.

Version 2.0 of the Greytness skin is an upgrade for DNN 4 users and a completely new skin for DNN 5 users. We rewrote the DNN 5 skin manifest to support future DNN 5 skinning features.

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Adammer migrates website to HTML5

November 16th, 2009

Adammer is a W3C contributing supporterWe have migrated the Adammer.com website from XHTML1.1 to HTML5. We are constantly investigating and testing new technologies and before we offer them as solutions we run them in high traffic production environments.

Current Website Compliance (a moving target)

HTML5 [validate]
In this version of the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), new features are introduced to help Web application authors, new elements are introduced based on research into prevailing authoring practices, and special attention has been given to defining clear conformance criteria for user agents in an effort to improve interoperability. Read more

CSS3 (CSS level 3) [validate]
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a simple mechanism for adding style (e.g. fonts, colors, spacing) to Web documents. Read more

WAI-AAA, WCAG 2.0 [validate]
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) explain how to make Web content accessible to people with disabilities. Conformance to these Guidelines will help make the Web more accessible to users with disabilities and will benefit all users. Read more

Adammer releases Elemento, a DotNetNuke skin

September 30th, 2009

Elemento is a super crisp, clean, and unique DotNetNuke skin. A DotNetNuke skin like no other!

6 Unique Page Styles
Including Breadcrumbs and dynamically generated Sub Naviagation.

181 Containers
Including 6 Title/Header sizes per container sytle.

Best Practices

  • World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) validated XHTML
  • Rehabilitation Act Section 508 compliant
  • WAI-A, WCAG 1.0 compliant
  • W3C validated CSS 3

Search Engine Optimized (SEO)
Including the Adammer CSS menu module and Dynamic Site Title.

Detailed information available at the Elemento Demo Site.

Adammer Elemento Skin Giveaway via Twitter

September 30th, 2009

Twitter Giveaway

Winners Announced!
11/02/2009

Congratulations to:

for winning our first Twitter skin giveaway!

A special tip of the hat to @tommorgan for his Elemento haiku. Well played sir.

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Adammer releases Greytness, a free DNN skin

July 27th, 2009

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Greytness, a DNN skin that is clean, simple, sleek, and FREE! (as in beer)

ArchitectX was such a huge success, we’ve been busy with custom skin development since its release in January 2008. Greytness is our way of giving back to the DNN community which has been a big part of our success.

About Greytness

As its name suggests, Greytness is a single color grey skin (more colors soon). It includes 18 containers which can be arranged with great flexibility in its 21 panes.

Greytness is written in valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional, valid CSS level 3 code, and does not contain any tables.
Read more…

Empty Search Results in DNN 4.x

July 25th, 2009

When using the DotNetNuke 4.x search and no results are returned (search didn’t find content that matched the search criteria), this code will display “No Search Results Found” instead of the displaying an empty search results page.

We’ve also modified the search result item layout to make the page easier to read.

NOTE: DNN 4.x ONLY, not compatible with DNN 5.x.

  1. Download our custom SearchResults.aspx file.
  2. Create a backup copy of you current file DNNROOT\Admin\Search\SearchResults.aspx
  3. Overwrite existing file with the downloaded file DNNROOT\Admin\Search\SearchResults.aspx
  4. Give it a try!

Full width DNN events calendar with 12px font

July 20th, 2009

We’ve noticed that most or our clients find the default DNN calendar font too small. That’s why we usually add our own Events Theme for use with our custom DNN skins. You can download it for free and see if it works for you.

Leave a comment if you have any suggestions for improvement or just want to say how much you liked it.

Installation Instructions Read more…

How to add Flash Video (.flv) with controller to the Text/HTML Module in DNN

July 9th, 2009

Flash Video IconThis tutorial describes one of the many ways to add a Flash Video (.flv file) with video controller to the Text/HTML Module in DNN.

We will use 5 files for this tutorial. Read more…

Adammer releases ArchitectX v.2

July 5th, 2009

We released ArchitectX v.2 the latest version of our most popular DNN skin. This newest version includes full DNN 5 support.

ArchitectXBest Practices

  • World Wide Web Consortium (“W3C”) validated XHTML.
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (“WCAG”) Priority 1 verified.
  • W3C validated CSS.
  • Rehabilitation Act Section 508 compliant.
  • Reviewed by the DotNetNukeā„¢ Corporation.
  • Compatible with DNN 4.6+ and 5.