The Cogworks' Blog

Expert advice, insights and best practices from The Cogworks' very own Umbraco masters

Introducing the Meganav package

Introducing the Meganav package

We've been busy working on a few different packages at The Cogworks. You may have read Greg's blog about the birth of our Find and Replace Package. Around the same time as the release of Find and Replace, we also released Meganav - a flexible, draggable link picker for constructing site navigation menus.

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One media indexer to rule them all

One media indexer to rule them all

Following the popularity of the CogUmbracoExamineMediaIndexer package targeted for Umbraco v6, The Cogworks is proud to present a reboot.

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Seek and ye shall find...

Seek and ye shall find...

The Cogworks reveals exclusive Examine course in partnership with Umbraco...

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Find And Replace  - The Story Of An Umbraco Package

Find And Replace - The Story Of An Umbraco Package

Imagine for one moment that you are a content editor working on quite a large Umbraco website. Just before pushing it live the client sends you a message: "Our PR agency has asked us to change all the content that says 'amazing' to 'sensational' because it converts better."

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We're going on a bear hunt

We're going on a bear hunt

On Wednesday 16th November, after being stuck in traffic at Bolton for 45 minutes I finally made it to rainy windy Huddersfield to the world famous Media Centre (okay that may be a slight exaggeration) to attend the third UMBX workshop with 12 other delegates from the north of England.

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The internet: a look back in time

The internet: a look back in time

Do you remember what life was like without the internet? Being born in the 1970s, my generation is bound-up in the history of the personal computer.

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