XPages and Me

My Journey into XPages Development

Monthly Archives: November 2014

Diving into Bootstrap and Font Awesome – Introduction and Part 1: FA Icon Position in Button

In my series “Dabbling in Bootstrap and Font Awesome” I showed you how to set up the themes and created reusable custom controls.

In this new series, I will try to demonstrate, how I used some of the custom controls in my own applications in hopes, it will give you some ideas on how to use all that stuff.

If you have any special requests, what to show you, please let me know and I try to accommodate your wishes.

Additionally, once we get into this series for a bit, I hope to make another NotesIn9 video ( if David lets me ;o) ) to summarize some of the things already covered.

As a first post in this series, I wanted to show you, how to put an icon to the right of the text of a button.

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XPages is Awesome! XPages + UI Framework (Bootstrap) + Angular.js = Even AWESOMER!

Today, during a meeting where we demoed an application built with XPages, Bootstrap and Angular.js, I realized once again how awesome XPages development is and the endless possibilities it offers, enabling you to tap pretty much any data source and to display the information in an intuitive, sleek User Interface.

Yes, it is true. I love XPages development!

Dabbling in Bootstrap and Font Awesome Part 6-7: (re)Use Me! (Modal)

Today, I am going to show you how to set up a reusable custom control for a Bootstrap Modal.

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