What do you do when the world is quarantined in 2020 from COVID-19? You write a book! Today, I'm very excited to announce the release of the book that I have coauthored. ASP.NET Core 5 for Beginners is a comprehensive introduction for those who are new to the framework. This condensed guide takes a practical and engaging approach to cover everything that you need to know to start using ASP.NET Core for building cloud-ready, modern web applications.

Book excerpts

The book starts with a brief introduction to the ASP.NET Core framework and highlights the new features in its latest release, ASP.NET Core 5. It then covers the improvements in cross-platform support, the view engines that will help you to understand web development, and the new frontend technologies available with Blazor for building interactive web UIs. As you advance, you’ll learn the fundamentals of the different frameworks and capabilities that ship with ASP.NET Core. You'll also get to grips with securing web apps with identity implementation, unit testing, and the latest in containers and cloud-native to deploy them to AWS and Microsoft Azure. Throughout the book, you’ll find clear and concise code samples that illustrate each concept along with the strategies and techniques that will help to develop scalable and robust web apps.

By the end of this book, you’ll have learned how to leverage ASP.NET Core 5 to build and deploy dynamic websites and services in a variety of real-world scenarios.

To CS/IT students, geeks, starters, software engineers who want to jump on ASP.NET Core 5 development, this book is for you!

Where to buy

Grab yourself a copy at:

When you buy a print copy from Amazon US, use this link and apply the code 25DOTNET5 to reedem a 25% discount. Promotion will run from 18th February through 18th March.

Thank you!