ASP.NET Learning the Basics of using the Twitter API in ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax 4/26/2011

This tutorial will demonstrate how to use the Twitter API in WebMatrix using Razor. If you do not understand the basic concepts of WebMatrix you should go to http://www.microsoft.com/web/webmatrix for discussion and additional tutorials. You can also download WebMatrix from this site.

Read the full article... Connecting Windows Phone 7 with ASP.NET Web Pages 4/21/2011

In this tutorial you will learn how ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax can be used to build a RESTful web service that is capable of delivering weather forecast data to a Windows Phone 7 application. We will be using WebMatrix, a lightweight tool for web development to write code and manage the website throughout this tutorial.

Read the full article... Connecting the iPhone with ASP.NET Web Pages 4/21/2011

In this tutorial you will learn how ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax can be used to build a RESTful web service that is capable of delivering weather forecast data to an iPhone application. We will be using WebMatrix, a lightweight tool for web development to write code and manage the website throughout this tutorial.

Read the full article... Consuming and Storing Data from a REST Service with ASP.NET Razor 4/18/2011

This tutorial will illustrate how to consume and store data from a web service using WebMatrix. WebMatrix is a comprehensive, lightweight web development tool that includes everything you need for building websites. This tutorial assumes that you are already familiar with some of the basic concepts involved in working with WebMatrix. You will be working with ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax to write server code. The new Razor syntax is based on a technology from Microsoft called ASP.NET, which in turn is based on the Microsoft .NET Framework. Razor gives you all the power of ASP.NET, but using a simplified syntax that's easier to learn if you're a beginner and makes you more productive if you're an expert. You will also be working with basic SQL statements and the database features integrated with WebMatrix. If you are unfamiliar with any of these features take a quick look at the following tutorials before continuing.

http://www.microsoft.com/web/post/web-development-101-using-webmatrix

http://www.asp.net/webmatrix/tutorials/2-introduction-to-asp-net-web-programming-using-the-razor-syntax

http://www.microsoft.com/web/post/web-development-101-part-5-using-data

Read the full article... Using ASP.NET Razor syntax with HTML5 and JQuery 4/15/2011

In this tutorial you will learn how ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax can be used to build a RESTful web service that is capable of delivering weather forecast data to a website using JQuery and the HTML5 Canvas element. We will be using WebMatrix, a lightweight tool for web development to write code and manage the website throughout this tutorial.

Read the full article... Using ASP.NET Razor Syntax with Silverlight 4/15/2011

In this tutorial you will learn how ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax can be used to build a RESTful web service that is capable of delivering weather forecast data to a Silverlight application. We will be using WebMatrix, a lightweight tool for web development to write code and manage the website throughout this tutorial.

Read the full article... Connecting Flash with ASP.NET Web Pages 3/24/2011

In this tutorial you will learn how ASP.NET Web Pages with Razor syntax can be used to build a RESTful web service that is capable of delivering weather forecast data to an Adobe Flash application. We will be using WebMatrix, a lightweight tool for web development to write code and manage the website throughout this tutorial.

Read the full article... Add and edit ASP.NET web pages 1/18/2011

This walkthrough shows you how to create an empty website using a WebMatrix site template, add pages to the site, and edit them.

What you'll learn

  • How to create a website using a WebMatrix template.

  • How to add an HTML file to the site and edit it.

  • How to add a .CSHTML file to the site and edit it.

  • How to link the resulting pages to each other.

What you'll need

To run the steps in this procedure you must be running Windows XP SP3 or a later version of Windows. You'll also need to have WebMatrix installed. For information about how to install WebMatrix, see Microsoft Web Platform Installer.

Read the full article... Create an ASP.NET website from scratch 1/18/2011

This walkthrough shows you how to install WebMatrix and use it to build a simple site from scratch. Along the way, you'll become familiar with many features of WebMatrix.

What you'll do

  • Become familiar with the WebMatrix user interface.

  • Use a site template to create a blank site, then add files and code to customize it.

  • Get started with ASP.NET Razor syntax.

  • Install the ASP.NET Web Helpers Library 1.1 and create a dynamic web page that displays a live Twitter feed.

  • Analyze requests to your website and find errors.

  • Add a database with a table and data to your website, then use a WebGrid helper to display the data in a web page.

  • Run an analysis of your website to enhance its visibility to search engines.

  • Learn how to find web hosting and publish your site to the web.

What you'll need

To run the steps in this walkthrough, you must be running Windows XP SP3 or a later version of Windows.

Read the full article... Web Development 101: Part 1, Getting Started with WebMatrix 1/10/2011

Microsoft WebMatrix is a free tool that allows you to create, customize and publish web sites on the Internet.

WebMatrix makes it easy for you to create web sites. You can start with an open source application such as WordPress, Joomla, DotNetNuke or Orchard, and WebMatrix handles the task of downloading, installing and configuring the apps for you. Or you can write the code yourself using a range of built-in templates that help get you started. Whatever you choose, WebMatrix provides everything your web site needs to run including the web server, database, and framework. By using the same stack on your development desktop that you’ll use on your web host, the process of going live with your website is painless and worry free.

You can download it from http://web.ms/webmatrix.

A full video of this article can be watched here.

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