How to upgrade DNN

In general, upgrading DotNetNuke is a straightforward process. It is accomplished simply by copying the files for a new version over the top of an existing version and allowing the application to guide you through the upgrade. Having said that, there are of course lots of specific scenarios, consideration of 3rd party or custom modules, […]

DNN installation options

3essentials customers have two options when choosing to install DotNetNuke Software (DNN); You can install DNN yourself (self-installation) or ask 3Essentials to perform the install. DNN Self Installation Installing From Plesk Control Panel Watch Video Installing on Windows Directly Obtain the DNN install package from dnnsoftware.com and follow their installation instructions. 3essentials Free DNN installation The 3essentials […]

Performance tuning for ASP.net based sites including DNN

The following are possible causes for the  slow performance of ASP.net sites (including DNN sites): Slow initial page load (applies to any ASP.net based site, including DNN) JIT Compilation delays: Each site site is configured with it’s own application pool, which spins off a worker process, the host process for your site’s code (whether ASP, […]

Rethink Your ASP.NET, DNN or WordPress Website Backups for 2015

When thinking of a ASP.NET Website and how to maintain good backups, the platform you choose is key to the success of rock solid backups and restores.  We will examine three different platforms and their PRO’s and CON’s for backups. “Cloud Snapshots provide the best mixture of disaster recovery and timely restores from a snapshot.” […]

The advantages of using DotNetNuke

As far as automated content management systems go, DotNetNuke has earned a reputation for being one of the most widely-used web frameworks available on the internet. The hype surrounding the CMS is deserved since it offers a uniquely comprehensive and user-friendly experience. Small business owners, blog proprietors and new website managers alike are drawn to […]