New cellular and desktop (adaptive rendering) templates, along with support for jQuery Mobile, are included for the first time. New display modes allow your application to select views based on the browser that makes the request, while Visual Studio’s code generation recipes help you automatically generate project-specific code for a variety of situations, including NuGet support.
In this fourth edition, the architecture concepts of the Core Model View Controller (MVC) are not simply explained or discussed in isolation but demonstrated an action. They are working on an advanced tutorial to create a working e-commerce web application that combines ASP.NET MVC with the latest C language and component testing best practices. By gaining this invaluable hands-on experience, you will discover the strengths and weaknesses of MVC for yourself and put your best-learned theory into practice.
The authors of the book, Steve Sanderson, and Adam Freeman have both watched the growth of ASP.NET MVC since its first release. Steve is a well-known blogger on the MVC Framework and a member of the Microsoft Internet Platform and Tools team. Adam started developing and building web applications and warfare 15 years ago for some of the world’s largest and most ambitious projects. You can be sure that you are in safe hands.
What will you learn?
- Gain a solid understanding of architecture on ASP.NET MVC 4, including simple MVC
- Explore the entire ASP.NET MVC Framework
- Learn what’s new in version 4 and how to best apply these new features
- See how MVC and test-driven development work at action
- Use your existing knowledge quickly and easily by comparing functions in classic ASP.NET with those at ASP.NET MVC
Who this book is for
This book is intended for web developers with a basic knowledge of ASP.NET and C # who want (or have to) use the new ASP.NET MVC 4 Framework.