|Create a New Invisible Gold powered site by hand. -
Even if you prefer to use the Wizard, it makes sense to understand what steps are being done to configure a new Invisible Gold site.
Note: Even before you can create the site, you need a Windows 2000 or 2003 Server that can run ASP and a version of Invis...
|Using the Wizard to Create and Manage Invisible Gold Sites -
Administrators that have been working with Invisible Gold for several years will remember configuring them by hand. Now we have a tool that reduces most of the process to allow button clicks.
The Wizard can be used to create Invisible Gold websites, vir...
|Hosting Invisible Gold Powered Websites -
Invisible Gold is a content management system that runs on a Windows 2000 or 2003 server. It requires both IIS and ASP to host sites. Content is loaded primarily through the web browser....
|Upgrading Sites -
Every Invisible Gold site is a certain version. One of the great features of Invisible Gold is that sites can be updated to the latest version to take advantage of bug fixes, new templates, and new features.
Note: Before you upgrade a site to the latest...
|Downloading and Installing the product. -
Invisible Gold is offered as a self-extracting executable from www.invisiblegold.com/downloads . Keep in mind that you need to be a registered Invisible Gold user to see this page.
Download the product and install it on your server. This will require ...
|System Requirements -
To setup an Invisible Gold server, you need to be able to create ASP powered sites. This requires Microsoft Windows and IIS. Invisible Gold needs the ability to load and execute DLLs. (It won't run on a Linux or Unix server with ASP emulation.)
|Invisible Gold Quick Tour -
Invisible Gold is an easy to use website building tool that allows you to maintain your website with just a web browser. No need to worry about breaking the site or paying for simple text or image changes.
Depending on the version, your Invisible Gold l...
|Default Page -
The default template is the most common page type. It allows you to specify a title, some text, add an image, and lists all child pages as links at the bottom. Use this one if you are in doubt about which template to use....
The calendar template allows you to display upcoming (and past) events on your website by creating events and setting their start and end dates. The calendar page always displays the current month and allows visitors to view different months, the whole y...
|Contact Us -
The Contact Us template is primarily used for getting feedback from visitors. However, it has several options that can allow it to also sign visitors up for mailing lists, send email responses, and generate email to you website administrator.
One of the...
The Gallery template is perfect for organizing a group of pages. It displays some text and or a picture at the top, and then all of the child pages as a grid below....
|Simple Page -
The Simple Page template displays a title and text only. It doesn't show links to child pages. It is often used in place of the Default Template page to hide links to the child pages....
|Directory Structure -
Creating sites usually involves uploading them to the server, or perhaps making changes right to the files themselves. There are a few things you should know first.
Creating sites usually involves uploading them to the server, or perhaps making changes right to the files themselves online. There are a few things you should know first.
1) There are 5 main directories in an Invisible Gold website: Data, Frameworks, I...
|Security and Reliability Concerns -
A Shopping Cart opens up a whole different level of concerns for a website owner. First of all, you need to ensure your clients' privacy.
1) Be sure to delete Orders from your website as soon as they are processed. Even if a hacker compromises the serv...
|Taking Orders -
The cart is enabled right from the start if you have one of the two Invisible Gold Commerce licenses.
Create some Product pages using the product template. The Product Catalog and Gallery templates are a great way to organize products. Also, quite a ...