Article Titles in URLs

We may expose the article title in the URL to prevent inconsistent article URLs and as a SEO feature. In order to do this article titles should be unique in the database and a check for should be a...

Id #4817 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Ivelinka | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:36 PM by Stilgar

Drafts and Scheduled Posts

We should add a way to save drafts and schedule posts. This can be implemented easily using the post date. The big problem here is the interface where the drafts should be displayed. This interface...

Id #4816 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:35 PM by Stilgar

Rating on Articles

Add rating on articles. I suggest using the Ajax Control Toolkint Rating control. We should think of a way to store the votes in the database and not calculate the average every time the article is...

Id #4815 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:28 PM by Stilgar

More Roles

Additional roles should be added:   Writer - can post articles and edit own articles Editor - can edit all articles Moderator - can delete comments Owner - can promote admins. Cannot be demoted by ...

Id #4814 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:20 PM by Stilgar

Themes Support

Support for different themes. The theme a user has selected should be stored in the user profile. The default theme should be stored in the Settings table. Consider storing the selected theme in a ...

Id #4813 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:14 PM by Stilgar

User Avatar

User avatar should be stored in the user profile and should be displayed on the users public profile page and in the comments. Check if the profile provider implements any caching or we should impl...

Id #4812 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:11 PM by Stilgar

Public Profile

There should be public profile displaying whatever data the user has chosen to be public. Usernames in comments and article author should be links to the user's public profile.   Prerequirements: I...

Id #4811 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:08 PM by Stilgar

Enhance User Profile

Enhance the user profile using the profile provider. Additional fields should be added including but not limited to:   Website ICQ MSN First and Last name Birthdate Fields indicating weather first ...

Id #4810 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 6, 2013 at 12:43 AM by Ivelinka | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:06 PM by Stilgar

Article Images

Change the way article images are handled. They should be loaded lazily from the database and stored in cache. The URL has to be stable (i.e. based on the article ID or their own ID that does not c...

Id #4809 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 10:00 PM by Stilgar

State Managers

Implement strongly typed state managers.   ApplicationManager class CacheManager class SessionManager class   State managers should have a get only property, indexer or method for every item stored...

Id #4808 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 2, 2013 at 5:46 AM by Stilgar | Created: Dec 5, 2009 at 9:49 PM by Stilgar