Blog: Web Development
By Zach Young
If you missed the live-stream of our latest webinar on 7/22/2015, never fear! Check out the link below to get yourself up to speed with MVC 6.
Many technologists predict that HTML5 will be the future of the Web since it allows developers to create Web-based apps that can run on any type of device via a standard browser. And it's hard to argue with that kind of promise.
Recently we looked at how HTML5 is the language of the future given its compatibility with mobile devices and ease of use.
When you have a family, it seems like there is really no good time to study.
Knowledge is power and nowhere is this more apparent than in the world of web design.
Excerpt by Don Kiely
All of the Ajax features in jQuery are convenience methods that make using Ajax fairly easy for the most common scenarios.
Excerpt by Don Kiely
Having a firm grasp of HTML5 can vastly increase your job opportunities and make you much more attractive to potential, or current, employers.
There was a time when computer programming was considered something that only "geeks" did. Anyone who spent all of his or her time in front of a computer clearly had no social life.
Since growing up in Seattle I have always been a big proponent of Microsoft. One of the key characteristics of Microsoft's software that kept me loyal was that they always gave me enough rope to hang myself with.
Querying data is a useful benefit of using Entity Framework, but you'll often need to create, modify, and delete entity data as well.
This tool lets you interactively query databases using LINQ expressions you build in its own development environment.
Entity Framework's Entity Data Model is the key link between the entity data objects in your application and the backend data store where data resides.
ASP.NET has had robust output caching features since the very first version back near the beginning of the millennium.
At one extreme, many MVC views consists entirely of static content. But on the opposite end, you have the option to use a ContentResult object to entirely define the content of a Web page within an action method.
The controller in an MVC application is the traffic cop that keeps everything working smoothly. A controller is responsible for responding to user input and managing the overall flow of the application.
The views in your ASP.NET MVC application are what a user sees. Views are the window into your application, and so is one of the most important parts of the application...along with all the rest of it!