Coupons, Vouchers and Gift Cards


“Coupons usually have an expiration date and they are associated with a discount on a specified product… Coupons are often published in newspaper, magazines and sometimes even in the books. Usually you cut them out or use the number imprinted on it to get a discount.”

“Vouchers also have an expiration date. Unlike […]

How to backup all your facebook data including profile and pages?


An article about facebook data backup


You Will Wish You Watched This Before You Started Using Social Media | The Twisted Truth

Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO Social Capital, on Money as an Instrument of Change




Useful tips for SharePoint 2010

Broadcasting a PowerPoint Presentation with SharePoint 2010 « Social-Point.

SharePoint 2010 Correlation ID in error messages: what it is and how to use it

Troubleshooting MSDTC Connectivity Issues in Commerce Server

Sometimes MSCS shows errors regarding the MS DTC. This is because of connectivity issues mostly, another cause of this problem may be the authentication of the DTC service.

Following errors can be seen when you have a DTC problem:

“Component Execution failed for component[0x1] hr: 0x8

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Sharepoint 2010 Features’ Name and GUID List

Features and their GUID’s in SP2010 Other sources —– Using Powershell for Sharepoint Feature Operations Installing or Uninstalling Features SharePoint 2010 Powershell Feature Cmdlets PowerShell Commands To List SharePoint Features

Creating an Auction site using MS Commerce Server

In this article i will abstractly describe howto create an auction site using microsoft commerce server.

Either you look at the Cs2009 RtmSamples or to other sample codes of MSCS you will see that product is added to the shopping cart with its price. However when Total.pcf and Basket.pcf pipelines are run the catalogQueryInfo pipeline […]

Using Opensource as publicity


“Dimdim is made available primarily as an enterprise edition and as a Virtual Machine appliance, but an open source community edition has also been made azamvailable to developers under the GNU General Public License (GPL), giving them the option to install and host Dimdim in their own networks. The most recent open source […]

Magic Quadrant Reports

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management, 19 August 2010

“I feel, Forrester focus heavily on business-user drivern ecommerce implementations vs developer and IT driven implementations. I.e., it placed greater emphasis on a self-contained application solutions (rather than framework).Forrester also lacks heavy focus on understnading and evaluating that many retailers and applications of B2C are […]

Sample Discount Campaigns

Today at lunchtime i went to a supermarket to buy some ready to eat food. I ‘ve found the product and went to the self-checkout machine to pay. The self-checkout machine gave me two coupons which had the following discounts on them:

50p off, when you spend £2 on your next visit, valid until 16/12/2010, […]

Cryptography in .NET Framework 4

Application of Cryptography in .NET Framework 4 — Hashing : MD5, SHA1, SHA256, SHA384, SHA512 Symmetric : DES, RC2, Rijndael, TripleDES Asymmetric : DSA, RSA reference: MSDN page: “System.Security.Cryptography Namespace”