Umbraco .NET Core Mastery
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Umbraco .NET Core Mastery

Build a kickAss websites using Umbraco 10 or 9

About the Book

Learn how to build a Umbraco-powered website using Umbraco v10 (or v9) and .NET Core/ASP.NET 6 /ASP.NET 5. In 2022, Umbraco moved from the .NET Framework to .NET Core has meant that a lot of things have changed within the CMS.

Compared to earlier versions of Umbraco there is a now whole new way of working. In this 350-page plus book, you will get access to all the information that you will need in order to create a kickass website using Umbraco 10. In this book, you will learn everything you need to build a kickass Umbraco powered website

Topics range from how to install the CMS, how to use the core APIs to build web pages, how to optimally perform content modeling, how to upgrade your sites, how to build a member area, how to build a multi-language area, how to customize the backend and MUCH MUCH more!. This book will help you to build a site using Umbraco quicker and with fewer headaches!

If you have seen my website or YouTube and you would like to support me in some form, this is the project I need motivation with! This project is like a kick-starter project, the only difference is that you will get access to the book in real-time as it is being written.

Thank you for supporting me. It is appreciated!

I do have another Umbraco book but that is aimed at v8 and below.

Page Length: 354 pages


What You Can Expect From This Book

My Thanks To You

Installing And Configuring Umbraco For Development

Setting Up Your PC For Success

Installation via the CLI

Installing A Community Starter Kit

Hosting An Umbraco V9 Website In Docker

Hosting An Umbraco V9 Website In IIS

Project Structure Explained

Useful Developer Tweaks

Further Reading

Content Modeling

Content Modelling Within Umbraco

Properties, Data Types and Property List Editors

Document-Type Modelling Good Practices

Managing Global Settings

Block Modelling

Content Modelling Best Practices

Further Reading

How To Build Pages Within Umbraco

Routing And Route Hijacking

Umbraco Controllers Explained

View Components

Umbraco Model Builder

View Model Patterns

Further Reading

Umbraco API 101

HTTP Context in ASP.NET 5

IPublishedContent Vs IContent

Umbraco Context Deep Dive

Umbraco Helper

Querying Umbraco For Published Content


Searching For Content

Content Service


Further Reading

Hooking And Hacking Umbraco

Composers and Components

Dependency Injection


Reoccurring Tasks

Content Finders

Errors - 404 and 500s

Further Reading

Extending The Backend

Customise The Backend





Further Reading

Members and Editors

Members And Roles

Login Component

Managing Members In Code

User service

Further Reading

Multiple Language Websites

Single-instance architecture

Multi-site architecture

Multi-language tips

Further Reading

Umbraco Good Practices

Upgrading Framework to Core

Upgrading v9 to v10


Further Reading

About the Author

Jon D Jones
Jon D Jones

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

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