The public release beta of dotCMS 2.0 has been out since March. Prior to that, the current stable version, 1.9.5, was released. This month, they also made the long anticipated move away from traditional SVN over to Github. Needless to say, 2012 has been busy, and the 2.0 release has been a long time coming. […]

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Phone Number Formatting Macro

Published on April 19, 2012 by in Macros


If you’ve ever had multiple people entering phone numbers into a field, you’ve no doubt discovered the varied formats they can provide. Perhaps you’re already enforcing field validation on it, which is a pretty good solution for the most part. But also, maybe you need to reformat that number for a page or get old […]

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Creating a Color Picker Field

Published on April 11, 2012 by in Back End


As we rapidly approach the launch of dotCMS 2.0, we’ve seen the addition of a number of new structure fields to the system since its launch. And there’s still more to come too – personally, I see a lot of potential in the generic Key/Value Pair field, which is very similar to custom fields in […]

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