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Adding custom content elements to the content element wizard with TYPO3 CMS

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 13:00

TYPO3 TypoScript

It's important to keep your backend easily usable for editors. One of the things that can help with that is the use of the new content element wizards.

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Custom Content Elements Made Easy With TYPO3 CMS

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 14:30

TYPO3 Fluid Extbase TypoScript

Creating custom content elements with TYPO3 CMS is easy peasy. With Fluid Styled Content you can create your own custom elements within a matter of minutes.

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TypoScript based address list with detail view

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Friday, August 3, 2012 at 09:00

TYPO3 TypoScript

TypoScript can be an extremely powerful tool for developing TYPO3 projects. If you know how and when to use it. The main purpose is of course configuration, but how far can you configure? In this post I will demonstrate that you can create a simple list and detail view with template parsing in just over 100 lines of TypoScript.

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Implementing TYPO3's backend layouts

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 09:30

TYPO3 TypoScript

<p>Templating within TYPO3 can be tricky. Especially if we want to keep in mind that our editors may want to select different layouts and templates for different pages. Since version <b>4.5</b> TYPO3 provides us with backend layouts. But what exactly are they? And what can we do with them?</p>

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Create page teasers using just TypoScript

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 11:00

TYPO3 TypoScript

Sometimes I wonder how far you can actually go in using just TypoScript to achieve your technical challenges. Today I will show how you create a simple page teaser with multilingual support by just using some TypoScript.

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Translated page titles made simple with TypoScript

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 20:00

TYPO3 TypoScript

This is something really cool I had to create recently for one of my projects. I actually had to create a page teaser, which due to the simplicity of the teaser I decided to do with TypoScript (I will show how to make the teaser in the next post). First I will show how you can get the translated page title without creating any weird constructions.

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TypoScript: Bypassing database table restrictions

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 06:34

Security TYPO3 TypoScript

In this article I will explain how to bypass the table restriction that was made for CONTENT objects. This restriction is made for security reasons, however I wonder how useful it is since it's so easy to bypass.

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Cool TypoScript: Display any record

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 18:01

TYPO3 TypoScript

TypoScript can be so useful sometimes! In this example I will display how we can create a nice output of any record in the frontend. And all this without the use of any silly extension.

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TYPO3: Page output optimization

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 22:02

TYPO3 TypoScript

In my opinion, TYPO3 does not generate very pretty HTML output by default. But with some tweaking we can still make something nice out of it! Follow the steps to make your TYPO3 website(s) output clean code.

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Cool TypoScript: Display random content elements

By Sebastiaan de Jonge, published on Monday, January 25, 2010 at 17:52

TYPO3 TypoScript

If you're not aware of the capabilities of TypoScript, you would start looking in the repository for something usable. I immediately remember using something similar for getting a content element from a different page, and displaying it. Combining this with a <span class="important">COA_INT</span>, to prevent caching of the element, I was able to do this in under <b>5 minutes</b> with only <b>15 lines</b> of TypoScript code (<i>including marker assignment</i>).

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