Microsoft WebMatrix Tutorials for Students

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 Smile

If you try WebMatrix, let me know what you think of it.  Have fun!

Comments (4)

  1. Fatema Almusawi says:

    I am student from Univrsity of Sharjah ,and I would like to thank you and Microsoft team for today's Open House events we really get excited and got benefit mostly in mobile apps ..

  2. Manish says:

    It is quiet sad that no help is available on WebMatrix using VB. If this was the case then VB should not have been introduced.

  3. joshua osoro says:

    hi everyone.can anyone give me a clue how you can link your website to a database on webmatrix?i will really appreciate.Thanks everyone

  4. Alpesh Rajput says:

    Link for Ebook is not working please give us a new link. Thank you