Save User Input to MongoDB with Umbraco

February 16, 2015 by Chris Sherman

There are many reasons why you may accept user input on an Umbraco CMS site, but what if you want to save that data to a document-oriented storage solution like MongoDB? In this article, I’ll explain how to add a surface controller that does just that in the context of a contact form. I will use MongoLab on Microsoft Azure as my database host, but you can also set up a local MongoDB server on your development machine.

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