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Video: Pushing Pixels in the DotNetNuke Ecosystem

April 9th, 2012

On Tuesday March 6th, 2012 Adam Humphrey of Adammer presented “Pushing Pixels in the DotNetNuke Ecosystem (Principles of DotNetNuke Skin Design)” to the Bay Area DotNetNuke User Group.

Presentation Description:
This discussion will cover both basic and advanced real world skinning techniques and methodologies with an emphasis on web standards and design flexibility/fluidity. Unencumbered by past precedent, this promises to be a lively and informative discussion, even for the non-technical.


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Greytness v2.5 Released

August 5th, 2011

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We’re excited to release Greytness v2.5, the latest version of our extremely popular DNN skin
…and it’s still FREE!

Visit the demo site to download.

Features

Native DNN 6 Containers

We’ve updated the containers to support the new DNN 6 “Manage” button.

Don’t worry, they maintain full DNN 5 compatiblity too!

Updated h1-h6 Styles

We’ve updated the header (h1-h6) sytles to better handle wrapping module titles.

Read more…

Greytness v2.4 Released

July 20th, 2011

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We’re excited to release Greytness v2.4, the latest version of our extremely popular DNN skin
…and it’s still FREE!

Visit the demo site to download.

Features

New Install Package
New Install Package

The Greytness install package now includes the Adammer NavMenu Skin Object. It’s no longer necessary to install our menu module before you install Greytness.

DotNetNuke 6 compatible

5 Unique Designs

Greytness includes 5 unique themes: Charcool, Charcool Breadcrumb, Standard, Midnight, and Winter.

Read more…

Greytness v2.3 Released

September 22nd, 2010

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We’re excited to release Greytness v2.3, the latest version of our extremely popular DNN skin
…and it’s still FREE!

Visit the demo site to download.

New Features

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New Charcool Themes

In this latest version of Greytness, we’ve added two new Themes: Charcool and Charcool Breadcrumb.

Fully commented CSS

The skin.css file is now fully commented to make customization much easier.

Read more…

Adammer migrates website to HTML5

November 16th, 2009

Adammer is a W3C contributing supporterWe have migrated the Adammer.com website from XHTML1.1 to HTML5. We are constantly investigating and testing new technologies and before we offer them as solutions we run them in high traffic production environments.

Current Website Compliance (a moving target)

HTML5 [validate]
In this version of the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), new features are introduced to help Web application authors, new elements are introduced based on research into prevailing authoring practices, and special attention has been given to defining clear conformance criteria for user agents in an effort to improve interoperability. Read more

CSS3 (CSS level 3) [validate]
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a simple mechanism for adding style (e.g. fonts, colors, spacing) to Web documents. Read more

WAI-AAA, WCAG 2.0 [validate]
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) explain how to make Web content accessible to people with disabilities. Conformance to these Guidelines will help make the Web more accessible to users with disabilities and will benefit all users. Read more

Adammer releases Elemento, a DotNetNuke skin

September 30th, 2009

Elemento is a super crisp, clean, and unique DotNetNuke skin. A DotNetNuke skin like no other!

6 Unique Page Styles
Including Breadcrumbs and dynamically generated Sub Naviagation.

181 Containers
Including 6 Title/Header sizes per container sytle.

Best Practices

  • World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) validated XHTML
  • Rehabilitation Act Section 508 compliant
  • WAI-A, WCAG 1.0 compliant
  • W3C validated CSS 3

Search Engine Optimized (SEO)
Including the Adammer CSS menu module and Dynamic Site Title.

Detailed information available at the Elemento Demo Site.

Adammer releases Greytness, a free DNN skin

July 27th, 2009

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Greytness, a DNN skin that is clean, simple, sleek, and FREE! (as in beer)

ArchitectX was such a huge success, we’ve been busy with custom skin development since its release in January 2008. Greytness is our way of giving back to the DNN community which has been a big part of our success.

About Greytness

As its name suggests, Greytness is a single color grey skin (more colors soon). It includes 18 containers which can be arranged with great flexibility in its 21 panes.

Greytness is written in valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional, valid CSS level 3 code, and does not contain any tables.
Read more…

Adammer releases ArchitectX v.2

July 5th, 2009

We released ArchitectX v.2 the latest version of our most popular DNN skin. This newest version includes full DNN 5 support.

ArchitectXBest Practices

  • World Wide Web Consortium (“W3C”) validated XHTML.
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (“WCAG”) Priority 1 verified.
  • W3C validated CSS.
  • Rehabilitation Act Section 508 compliant.
  • Reviewed by the DotNetNukeā„¢ Corporation.
  • Compatible with DNN 4.6+ and 5.

Adammer releases new website design

June 24th, 2009

All of us at Adammer are excited to announce the release of our new website design. In keeping with our strict adherence to web standards, this new site is XHTML 1.1, CSS 3, and WAI-Level 3 compliant.

And we’re proud to introduce this new blog, using our very own custom WordPress theme.

We love being an industry leader in web compliance and accessibility and appreciate all the support we’ve received from all of you in the web community.

Please leave a comment and let us know what you think.

- Team Adammer