Content is the life and soul of any website and in order to keep a website well updated with content, an easy to use content management system (CMS) is a must. A CMS provides an array of tools, applications and graphical interfaces to upload and manage a wide variety of content. |
DotNetNuke is one of the most widely used and user-friendly content management systems out there. With its three-tier architecture model, DNN provides a lot of extensible features which can be expanded or improvised to suit our conveniences. Using its exhaustive libraries of modules and skins, DotNetNuke programmers can realize the web applications and visual themes they desire and even custom design their own modules and skins to improvise. To summarize, DotNetNuke is an excellent CMS framework that gives programmers a lot of freedom to experiment and a flexible interface for easy operation.
Though easy to use and operate, a little bit of technical knowledge is essential to easily navigate the DNN platform. Programmers who specialize in DotNetNuke alone are known as DotNetNuke programmers and they are equipped with skills to efficiently use this framework to bring out the best in a website. If you are using a DotNetNuke CMS on your business website and looking to hire DNN programmers for the same, this article is for you. In this article we will briefly explain you the top 3 responsibilities these programmers are intended to carry out when they are hired.
Top 3 Responsibilities of DotNetNuke Programmers
1. DNN Installation
Installation of the DNN platform on your website is the first and foremost responsibility of a DotNetNuke programmer. This process has to be carried out right by installing the newest versions of DNN and SQL server to set up a database server. The programmer has to be aware of the ins and outs of the installation wizard and ensure that the installation is foolproof.
2. DNN Module Development
Modules are a distinctive feature of the DNN framework, necessary to extend its capabilities for specific needs. DotNetNuke programmers can either use the exhaustive library of existing modules or create their own set of customized modules. If you desire a website with exceptional applications and capabilities, you need an experienced programmer who knows how to use the best set of existing and custom made modules.
3. DNN Skin Development
Skins are like themes in a DNN framework that determine how a website must look and feel. They control various visual aspects of a website such as content placement, layout design and support a wide array of content formats. Skins, like modules can either be found in a pre-existing library or custom designed to realize a specific look and feel. You would need a DotNetNuke programmer who is an expert in skinning and is known for his/her creative use of skins.
Apart from the above mentioned quintessential aspects of DNN development, the DotNetNuke programmers you intend to hire must also work on frequent DNN upgrades and code reviews. Upgrades and code reviews are essential to ensure that a website is up to date and free of redundancies and bugs.
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