Archive of ‘ASP.NET’ category

Tracing in ASP.NET

ASP.NET Tracing can be used to investigate the behaviour of the site at run time. Usually to know the value of a particular variable at runtime, you may thought of printing them on screen by assigning text to a control. ASP.NET Framework built-in feature tracing can be used to know the values at runtime without […]

ASP.NET MVC Release History

ASP.NET MVC is a framework for developing web applications and first version was released on year 2009. Thanks to ScootGu who introduced this framework for ASP.NET Web Development. If you wonder why Microsoft released another framework when there is Web Forms then read this post. This post outlines the ASP.NET MVC release history and their […]

ASP.NET Profiles overview

ASP.NET Profiles feature allows the users to personalize their content on the web site. Profiles can be used in different scenarios like when you visit the news web site or sports website then you can allow the user to choose their favourite categories and then you can store them in a profile to show the […]

CORS support for ASP.NET Web API

  What is CORS? Cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) is a standard that allows your web pages to make AJAX requests to another domain. The idea of implementing this standard to ASP.NET Web API came from Brock Allen. This post outlines the preview of CORS support for ASP.NET Web API.If you try to make a request […]

ASP.NET 4.5 New Features Overview

ASP.NET Web developers needs to understand Visual Studio , NuGet , ASP.NET and Windows Azure for developing cloud services. Visual Studio 2012 made some cool improvements for web development.This post outlines HTML5 , CSS3 improvements in Visual Studio editor, Page Inspector and new features in ASP.NET 4.5. Using Visual Studio 2012 now you can write […]

Semantic Structures in HTML5

What is HTML5 Semantic Structures? Semantics are meaning of subject, like a word or sentence. This post shows the HTML5 tags that you can use for developing Windows Store Applications. How do you or machine interpret these semantics are matter? Example Semantics via attribution    when you look at the divs with the ids and […]

Top Features in ASP.NET Web Tools 2012.2

ASP.NET Web Tools 2012.2  is an ASP.NET release with features including entire ASP.NET family (Web Forms, MVC, Web API). This release also includes new tooling for Visual Studio 2012 that improve the web development experience.This post overviews the features in this incremental release. You can download the tools from here.The installation is pretty quick and […]


What is Web API? It is a Framework for building HTTP services on top of the .NET Framework. To get familiarise yourself with ASP.NET Web API then you can read this post here. What is OData? Open Data Protocol is a web protocol for accessing information via services. It is built upon technologies such as […]