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Tidy – A Free Responsive DotNetNuke Skin

January 9th, 2013

We just released a brand new skin called Tidy. Well, it’s not completely new. I used a Beta version of this skin for DotNetNuke World 2012 training sessions and my presentations.

Tidy is an Open Source MIT License skin hosted on CodePlex.

 

Tidy Skin in Action

Check it out!

Adding Style to your DotNetNuke Social Site

October 19th, 2012

On October 12th in Orlando Florida I gave a presentation titled “Adding Style to your DotNetNuke Social Site”.

Below you can download the slide deck in PDF format. As soon as the full presentation audio and video is ready I will make that available as well.

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Video: Pushing Pixels in the DotNetNuke Ecosystem

April 9th, 2012

On Tuesday March 6th, 2012 Adam Humphrey of Adammer presented “Pushing Pixels in the DotNetNuke Ecosystem (Principles of DotNetNuke Skin Design)” to the Bay Area DotNetNuke User Group.

Presentation Description:
This discussion will cover both basic and advanced real world skinning techniques and methodologies with an emphasis on web standards and design flexibility/fluidity. Unencumbered by past precedent, this promises to be a lively and informative discussion, even for the non-technical.


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Greytness v2.4 Released

July 20th, 2011

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We’re excited to release Greytness v2.4, the latest version of our extremely popular DNN skin
…and it’s still FREE!

Visit the demo site to download.

Features

New Install Package
New Install Package

The Greytness install package now includes the Adammer NavMenu Skin Object. It’s no longer necessary to install our menu module before you install Greytness.

DotNetNuke 6 compatible

5 Unique Designs

Greytness includes 5 unique themes: Charcool, Charcool Breadcrumb, Standard, Midnight, and Winter.

Read more…

Greytness v2.3 Released

September 22nd, 2010

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We’re excited to release Greytness v2.3, the latest version of our extremely popular DNN skin
…and it’s still FREE!

Visit the demo site to download.

New Features

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New Charcool Themes

In this latest version of Greytness, we’ve added two new Themes: Charcool and Charcool Breadcrumb.

Fully commented CSS

The skin.css file is now fully commented to make customization much easier.

Read more…

Adammer releases Greytness 2.2

April 29th, 2010

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Support for DNN Ribbon Bar Control Panel

In this latest version of Greytness, we’ve added support for the new DNN Ribbon Bar Control Panel included in DNN 5.4.1.

Read more…

Adammer releases Greytness 2.1

February 19th, 2010

About Greytness

Greytness is a grey/black skin with 3 Themes (Standard, Winter and Midnight). It includes 30 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.

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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.

Read more…

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.