It is doubtful that there is a Sitecore Developer who never opened /sitecore/admin/showconfig.aspx at least once in his life to check what went wrong with the amazing configuration patch that hadn`t worked. Showconfig is just one of the many admin pages that Sitecore provided by default. Other admin pages are not so popular, so I decided to talk about them in more detail.
Sitecore, by default, provides varies options like Vary by Data, Vary by Query String to enable HTML cache (more information about Sitecore caching could be found here). Sometimes none of these options (based on component built type) help the component to get cached by Sitecore cache.
In this article I will describe how to introduce custom VaryByCache option. It’s pretty simple.
First of all, let’s create a new template where all custom VaryByCache options will be presented.
In this post I would like to describe different levels of Sitecore caches. Cache plays a vital role in website performance. So, it is really important to understand how Sitecore cache works, from which parts consists and how it could be configurated. If we master these skills it would be easy to do performance turning using cache settings.
There are some useful tools which can show us the structure and content of Sitecore cache Continue reading “Sitecore caching”