Orchard

A 3-post collection

Walking Through the Orchard Part 3 - BlogML Import and Rewrite Rules

This is Part 3 of my series on setting up my blog for Orchard CMS.  In this post I will share my experience importing my old blog posts from the BlogML format into Orchard and setting up rewrite rules. Note: If you have not read Part 1 or Part 2, I suggest you go check them out first(The links are in the table below). Walking Through the Orchard Part 1 – Setting up a Blog Walking Through the Orchard Part 2 – Conversion from Graffiti Walking Through the Orchard Part 3 – BlogML Import Walking Through the Orchard Part 4 – ??? In Part 1 I set up the new Orchard blog and left it in a fundamentally empty...


Walking Through the Orchard Part 2 - Conversion from Graffiti

This is Part 2 of my series on setting up my blog for Orchard CMS. If you have not read Part 1, I suggest you go check it out first as it goes through the setup of the Orchard blog. In this post I will share what I went through to get converted out of Graffiti and to a format that Orchard can import (BlogML). The Series Walking Through the Orchard Part 1 – Setting up a Blog Walking Through the Orchard Part 2 – Conversion from Graffiti Walking Through the Orchard Part 3 – BlogML Import Walking Through the Orchard Part 4 – ??? Where to Start? A few quick internet searches uncovered a very useful program written by Jon...


Walking Through the Orchard Part 1 - Setting up a Blog

I spent some time last week working on converting my blog that you  are reading at http://johnpapa.net from Graffiti CMS to Orchard CMS 1.1.3. This post explains pretty much everything I had to do from beginning to end, so it is pretty lengthy. But it should be helpful to anyone moving from Graffiti to Orchard, or for that matter, moving from any blog to Orchard. In fact, after I went through the process once for my main blog, I used these same notes to convert another blog. I plan on 3 parts to this series, which this is the first. This is Part 1 where I will cover how I used WebMatrix to install orchard...