Learning ASP.NET

ASP.NET is a free web framework for building web sites,
apps and services with HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

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Web Sites

ASP.NET is great for building standards-based websites with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript.

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ASP.NET powered Web APIs

You can write ASP.NET Web APIs and Services that produce JSON or XML to talk to connected devices!

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Real-time ASP.NET

With ASP.NET SignalR you can enable real-time bi-directional communication between client and server with web sockets.

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Mobile Apps & Sites with ASP.NET

ASP.NET can power your mobile apps with responsive design or mobile frameworks like jQuery Mobile and more.

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Migrating from ASP.NET Web API to MVC 6 - exploring Web API Compatibility Shim

Friday, January 30, 2015

Great post by Filip W. on using the Web API compatibility shim to migrate ASP.NET Web API to ASP.NET MVC 6.

Custom Facebook, Twitter Share Functionality in ASP.NET

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Raj Kumar Beniwal demonstrates how to customize how your ASP.NET content is displayed when shared on Facebook and Twitter.

Running ASP.NET 5 applications in Linux Containers with Docker

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Nice walkthrough by Ahmet Alp Balkan showing how to run ASP.NET 5 on a Docker-ready Linux VM on Azure.

Create your own hosted NuGet server in Azure

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Brandon H. walks through deploying your own hosted NuGet server (or Chocolatey server, for that matter) to Azure Websites.

ASP.NET vNext (MVC6) Ground Up #1 - Simplest possible thing

Monday, January 26, 2015

Chad Tolkien begins a series of posts designed to bring you up to speed on the changes coming to ASP.NET and MVC 6.

Making It Better: Updates for ASP.NET 5 in Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5

Friday, January 23, 2015

Jeffrey T. Fritz announces the release of Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5 and ASP.NET 5 Beta 2.

Create an ASP.NET MVC Line-of-Business Application in Azure Websites that Authenticates with Azure Active Directory

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Nice article from Cephas Lin showing how to create an ASP.NET MVC line-of-business (LOB) application in Azure Websites using Azure Active Directory (AAD) as the identity provider, then query directory data in the application.

SignalR Connection Density Testing with Crank

Monday, January 12, 2015

This article describes how to use the Crank tool to test an application with multiple simulated clients.

Using SignalR Performance Counters in an Azure Web Role

Monday, January 12, 2015

This article describes how to install and use SignalR performance counters in an Azure Web Role.

Profile and debug your ASP.NET MVC app with Glimpse

Friday, December 19, 2014

Glimpse is a thriving and growing family of open source NuGet packages that provides detailed performance, debugging and diagnostic information for ASP.NET apps. It's trivial to install, lightweigh...