Ever wanted to build your own website? Maybe you’ve already built a site as part of a school/uni project... Now you can create a website in no time using Microsoft WebMatrix. It’s a free tool to make things very simple for you!
WebMatrix is a free web development tool from Microsoft that includes everything you need for website development. Start from open source web applications, built-in web templates or just start writing code yourself. It’s all-inclusive, simple and best of all free. Developing websites has never been easier.
If you’re curious to try it, here are a few resources to get you started:
- Download WebMatrix here
- Watch a short overview video
- Web Development 101 using WebMatrix: this series includes 9 parts to walk you through development
- A 6 part tutorial specially designed with students in mind
- For those of you that are advanced and want an in depth e-book, check this one out. It teaches you everything you need to know about WebMatrix, ASP.NET Web pages and the Razor syntax. It has step-by-step exercises for you.
Building a website has never been this easy. I still remember writing HTML code to create my first website
If you try WebMatrix, let me know what you think of it. Have fun!