Telerik UWP Open Source

The Windows Developer Day - Creators Update was today and if you’re a Windows developer, the event did not disappoint. One of the bigger announcements today didn’t come from Microsoft though. Instead, it came from Progress, the makers of the powerful Telerik controls. Nearly 3 years ago, the <a... [Read More]

The .NET Language Strategy

Last week, Microsoft announced the language strategy for C#, VB, and F#. The Visual Basic team also provided a more detailed look at the Visual Basic .NET language strategy. So much has changed in .NET, especially over the last year, but one of the changes that has had... [Read More]

Input Tag Helper With Placeholder Support

Earlier, I wrote about Tag Helpers and showed how useful they are when creating HTML forms. In that post, we saw how simple it is to use Tag Helpers to generate an input element: &lt;input asp-for="Email"&gt;&lt;/input&gt; The .NET Framework... [Read More]

Input Tag Helper For Bootstrap Navigation Links

I’ve already written about Tag Helpers and showed how easy it is to extend an existing Tag Helper. Now let’s look at how to create a new Tag Helper for generating Bootstrap 3 navigation links. One of the nice things with Bootstrap’s navbar classes is the ability... [Read More]

Tag Helpers

For those of you who aren’t familiar with Tag Helpers in ASP.NET Core 1.0, you can think of them as the next logical evolution of Html Helpers. The differences between them are much more significant though. While Html Helpers were a good improvement that simplified things, they are invoked as... [Read More]