A Vibrant Ecosystem of WebMatrix Partners
WebMatrix helpers are designed to make your life easier when creating web sites. They provide you a simple and consistent way of performing common web development tasks that otherwise would require a great deal of custom coding. With a few lines of code you should be able to secure your web site using membership, store information in Windows Azure Storage, integrate your site with Facebook, and perform other common tasks. We have a great partner ecosystem for which Helpers are available for download directly from WebMatrix. Learn more about WebMatrix.
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The Amazon Checkout Helper for WebMatrix makes it simple to integrate features such a Checkout by Amazon Shopping carts, 1-Click, and Flexible Payment Services in your site. For example, you can use a shopping cart widgets with all the features that it already has the Amazon.com Website, and relay on its security and confidentiality offered by Amazon and Microsoft in a few lines of code.
The Url Shortener Helper for WebMatrix and ASP.NET Web Pages allows you to easily shorten a url from any URL Shortener Provider.
The Disqus Helper for WebMatrix provides an easy way to integrate Disqus on your WebMatrix site. With a few lines of code you'll able to show Disqus threads in your pages and let your users interact through your site.
Disqus Module for Orchard CMS
The Disqus Module for Orchard CMS allows your to easily replace the comment system in Orchard with the Disqus comment system. The module also supports syncing the comments from Disqus back into Orchard so they can be included in search engine results.
The Eventbrite Helper for WebMatrix makes it simple to promote your Eventbrite events in your WebMatrix site. With a few lines of code you will be able to display your events on your web site with integration with Windows Live Calendar and Google Calendar. With the helper in place you can also easily sell tickets, or leverage the Eventbrite API for managing your events information.
The Facebook helper is designed to integrate your WebMatrix site with Facebook, making it possible to add the Facebook Social Plugins, such as Like button, Facepile, Comments, Login Button and Like Box, among others, in a few simple steps.
The Foursquare Helper for WebMatrix makes it simple to integrate Foursquare in your site. With a few lines of code you'll be able to show an "Add to My Foursquare" button or show any user's badges in your site.
The GetSatisfaction Helper for WebMatrix allows you to easily integrate GetSatistaction feedback functionality into your site. It provides a set of widgets for your users to share their ideas, questions, problems, and praises.
The Groupon Helper for WebMatrix allows you to easily add a Groupon badge to your WebMatrix site. When the helper is in place, it can query the Groupon API to get the deals for a given location, for you to display them in new, different ways
The OData Helper for WebMatrix and ASP.NET Web Pages allows you to easily retrieve and update data from any service that exposes its data using the OData Protocol.
The PayPal helper for WebMatrix allows you to integrate PayPal payments within your WebMatrix website or e-commerce application. With a few lines of code, you’ll enable your Web site customers to click on a payment button to pay for their purchases with their PayPal accounts.
The Plancast Helper for WebMatrix provides an easy way to integrate Plancast on your WebMatrix site. With a few lines of code you'll able to show your Plancast plans or the ones from your friends. It is also designed for accessing Plancast data through its API, enabling you to use Plancast in new and interesting ways.
The Polldaddy helper makes it easy to add Poll widgets, ratings and surveys to your WebMatrix site in a few lines of code. It also provides access to the Polldaddy API, wrapping some of the API methods to retrieve Poll data.
The Scribd Helper for WebMatrix allows you to easily add Scribd documents to your site. When the helper is in place, it interacts with the Scribd API and with Scribd Reader to easily list your documents, enabling users to view them without having to leave your site.
TemplateMonster has a new template available to its customers - Razor Templates, which will utilize a new Razor syntax that is in turn a part of a Microsoft WebMatrix project aimed at making it really easy for the users to get started with simple web site development.
The TaoBao Helper for WebMatrix makes it simple to integrate common TaoBao functionalities in your site. With a few lines of code you'll be able to show the Like commodity preview, Purchase, and Join shopping box.
The Twitter Helper for WebMatrix makes it simple to integrate several Twitter social features in your site. For example, you can display Twitter widgets like "Follow Me" and "Tweet" Buttons, and access the Timeline Resources exposed by the Twitter API in a few lines of code.
The UserVoice Helper for WebMatrix and ASP.NET Web Pages allows you to easily add UserVoice feedback functionality to your site. Helper also wraps several public API calls.
The UserVoice Widgets module contains two widgets that let you add UserVoice functionality to your website built on Orchard CMS.
The Windows Azure Storage Helper for WebMatrix and ASP.NET Web Pages, allows you to easily retrieve and insert data into Blobs and Tables of Windows Azure Storage Services.
The Wufoo Helper for WebMatrix provides an easy way to integrate Wufoo forms and data into your WebMatrix site. It allows you to add Wufoo forms in your pages and integrate the data submitted in your forms by using Web Hooks.