In this tutorial, I want to help developers who are new to Sitecore to get a good understanding of some of the foundational concepts of the Sitecore platform. These concepts are the building blocks that make up every Sitecore website.
Previously, I talked about Sitecore items and how a Sitecore website is built upon a hierarchy of different types of objects. Today's I'm going to cover the main objects that make up a Sitecore page.
If you are familiar with CMS development, then you will probably be familiar with a few common buzzwords, like templates and data items. Sitecore uses some terminology you may already be familiar with, however, it may relate to something different than you would expect. Sitecore's terminology is definitely different, compared to the usual industry standard definitions, which can make learning Sitecore confusing at times.
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