Twitter on PHP VERSUS ASP.NET

NETTUTS is a good website for web development and design tutorials: http://nettuts.com/. Jeffrey Way, the person behind the NETTUTS website also maintains a NETTUTS profile on both Facebook and Twitter. Turns out he innocently posted an update to TWITTER in support of ASP.NET with a slight knock against PHP, and apparently that brought a lot…

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Free BETA version of Microsoft Web Platform Installer

Microsoft has released a free BETA version of the Web Platform Installer which corrals together all the free components you need for developing web applications on Windows Vista. To download the installer, go here: http://www.microsoft.com/web/channel/products/WebPlatformInstaller.aspx . The first screen of the BETA installer lets you select Complete, ASP.NET Developer, or Your Choice: If you select…


Simplifying your PHP applications – RIA Development Center

The RIA Development Center website (sponsored by Microsoft) just published a detailed review of the PHP features in version 2 of Expression Web, including the built-in development server for previewing your PHP pages in any browser, previewing PHP includes in the design surface of Expression Web, byte order mark preferences, PHP IntelliSense (auto complete features…


From Comp, to CSS, to Code – view the talk online

Tyler Simpson, our Principal Test Manager, and Nishant Kothary, Expression Technical Evangelist, presented a lively talk and demonstration of Expression Web 2 at MIX 2008 earlier this week. The recording of the session is already available online: http://sessions.visitmix.com/?selectedSearch=C04  Here’s the description from the MIX website: Explore key features of Microsoft Expression Web through real-world scenario-based exercises focused around building…