An introduction to Nancy

If you haven't heard of Nancy before, is it described as ...a lightweight, low-ceremony, framework for building HTTP based services on .Net and Mono. The goal of the framework is to stay out of the way as much as possible and provide a super-duper-happy-path to all interactions. Think of Nancy…

Bringing our data grids up to date

If you develop ASP.NET web apps, how many times have you been working on a new page and simply thrown a GridView control on there or rendered a plain old <table> in your MVC view? I know I probably do it at least a few times a…

Displaying help text for a model in MVC

We've recently been working on a new MVC app consisting of a number of different models, each with their own set of CRUD pages. As things have grown in complexity thanks to feature creep, we have reached the point where we needed some quick and easy inline help alongside inputs…

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