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Routing in Umbraco
This section describes what the Umbraco Request Pipeline is, how Umbraco matches a document to a given request and how it generates a URL for a document.
What is the pipeline
The request pipeline is the process of building up the URL for a node, resolving a request to a specified node and making sure that the right content is sent back.
For a detailed description see Stephan's slide deck for his presentation on the Umbraco Pipeline.
Outbound vs Inbound
Customizing the pipeline
This section will describe the components that you can use to modify Umbraco's request pipeline: IContentFinder &