Episerver Dynamic Properties

Dynamic properties are components that can be dynamically added via TinyMCE.  In Episerver 6 and below, dynamic properties were the only way to provide some of the feature rich requirements that content editors need.  In Episerver 7 onwards,  blocks really removed the need to use dynamic properties.  There are definitely requirements where you might need to create a dynamic property, but, personally, I would suggest looking at what alternatives exist, can this functionality be created as a block instead, or, as a property on a template that enables a partial view?  If not, then this section covers some of the basics around creating and using dynamic properties.

Creating Your Own Custom Dynamic Property Settings Form

We had a requirement for a user to be able to dynamically add different 'things' to a page; think of things such as a contact detail from an address book or business locations.  The tricky part of the problem was that these 'things' had to be able to be dropped, in multiple places, around the […]

EPiServer : The Simple Way To Add An Image Or A Dropdown Picker to A Dynamic Control

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a Vimeo/Youtude Dynamic control.  Had a requirement from our client to allow them to be able to drop an image or Vimeo or YouTube video anywhere on their EPiserver 6 R2 site.   In order to achieve this, I created a simple EPi server Dynamic Control.  I had experience adding simple text […]