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Converting from CommunityServer to DotNetNuke

What is a core team member doing running CommunityServer on his personal web site? I'm not anymore! Last week I converted from CommunityServer 2.1 to run on DotNetNuke 4.8.0! I typed up a HUGE blog post covering some of the details of the conversion. If you want to read about it (no one is forcing you to click this link) visit the post over on my personal website. Heck, my wife's website was running on DotNetNuke LONG before mine was, how sad is that?

I'm thrilled that my personal site finally runs on DNN as the benefits of using DotNetNuke rather than CommunityServer include (but are definitely not limited to) easier skinning, and easier extension of the platform by developing my own modules, or using third party modules. I'll be moving more of my "hobby" websites off of CommunityServer later this year! Check out the site if you have some time, let me know what you think!

What's next? I need to get a new release going for the Wiki Module!!!!!


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