Upgrading Sitecore can be a wildly different experience from project to project. Some sites will upgrade easily, some will have you swearing and shouting at your screen. I've been using Sitecore for around 5-6 years now and in that time I've seen a lot of wild and wacky issues occur while upgrading. Over the years though I've found that if you follow some basic core principles you can make life a lot easier.
Software Architect, Programmer and Technologist Jon Jones is founder and CEO of London-based tech firm Digital Prompt. He has been working in the field for nearly a decade, specializing in new technologies and technical solution research in the web business. A passionate blogger by heart , speaker & consultant from England.. always on the hunt for the next challenge