Basic techniques in module development

  • Data storage:
    • Records and repositories, record migrations
    • Content manager:
      • Content querying, updating and removal
      • Joins and QueryHints for optimization
    • Abstracted file storage with IStorageProvider
  • Exception handling:
    • OrchardException
    • IsFatal()
  • Ad-hoc shape creation
  • OrchardFeature attribute

Time requirement: 3h 0m

Dependencies: Getting started with module development

Parent topic: Module development and APIs

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