Our range of DNN FAQS will help you understand terms such as DNN skins and DNN themes while also widening your
overall knowledge of the DNN platform.
What is DNN?
DNN is a web content management system and web application framework based on Microsoft .NET. It was born out of the
IBuySpy Portal in 2003. It is used by DotNetNuke developers to create high quality responsive websites.
What is DNN module development?
Module development is the most common way DotNetNuke developers look to extend the DNN platform, with tools which
provide bespoke functionality for either users and/or administrators. A module represents a set of re-usable code
that can be installed into any DNN site.
What are DNN modules?
DNN (DotNetNuke) modules are integrated into a DotNetNuke installation and when in
operation they extend the framework to allow additional functionality to be made available to users.
What are DNN themes?
A DNN theme defines the look and feel of the website. DotNetNuke themes are made up of templates (skins and
containers), which provide optional styles or a master style for the website administrator.
What are DNN skins?
Skins are page templates in a "Theme" within DotNetNuke that control the layout, look and feel of a page. They
contain the basic structure of your website pages.
What is a DNN CMS?
DNN is an easy to use and feature rich content management system with best-in-class security, extensibility and
ecosystem. It has been around since 2003 and is used by organisations large and small throughout the world
looking for the best open source CMS.
What are DNN tutorials?
Our DNN tutorials are pieces of video content
designed to help users get a handle on the platform they are using. By undertaking a DNN tutorial you will start
with the basics such as adding a new page. They can
also be used by a DNN administrator as a refresher.
What is DNN support?
DNN support is our way of helping you combat any issues you have using DNN. Whether it be DNN hosting, DNN
custom modules or any other DNN design and development problems, we are here to help.
Who is DyNNamite?
DyNNamite are DNN (DotNetNuke) specialists who use this powerful open source technology to deliver explosively
successful themes, modules and web packages.