webforms

Welcoming the Coming Death of WebForms

Just about a month ago, Microsoft announced ASP.NET 5, what's being characterized as a ground-up rewrite of this venerable framework. Improvement big and small abound; two of the ones I'm looking forward to the most are TagHelpers and support for Dependency Injection. Those changes alone are enough to make me jump on the bandwagon, and I'm already looking forward to VS2015 Beta. Buried in the announcement was this little nugget: Your existing Web Forms apps will continue to run... Read more >