ASP.NET Community Spotlight
Get Compile-Time View Errors in ASP.NET MVC
J. Power posts about the MvcBuildViews configuration setting for ASP.NET MVC, which shows compile errors in your view code at compile time. There's also a great comment from Chris recommending usin...
Scaling your Windows Azure Web Site
Benjamin Perkins overviews the auto-scale feature in Windows Azure Web Sites, showing some of the different configurations available.
Migrating an Existing Website from SQL Membership to ASP.NET Identity : The Official Microsoft ASP.NET Site
Great tutorial by Suhas Joshi showing how to update an existing ASP.NET Web Forms application created with Visual Studio 2010 to use the new ASP.NET Identity system. Source code included.
New Features in ASP.NET Web API 2
Dan Wahlin shows off his two favorite features in ASP.NET Web API 2: Attribute Routing and IHttpActionResult.
Dissecting the Web API Individual Accounts Template
Two-part series from Dominick Baier digging into the components and operation of the ASP.NET Web API Individual Accounts template, including OWIN, Katana, ASP.NET Identity, and OAuth 2.
Instant Azure Caching with MVC
Great post from Rick Anderson showing how to hook up the preview Windows Azure Cache service, demonstrating the performance benefits and including some helpful caching tips.
Repository Pattern and Unit of Work with Entity Framework in ASP.NET MVC
Nice article from Amir Hamza Md. Kayes explaining the use of repository and unit of work patterns with ASP.NET MVC.
Weinre on Azure in Combination with Browserstack
Oliver Arafat explains how to set up weinre (WEb INternet REmote) with Windows Azure and BrowserStack to debug local and remote applications across a wide variety of devices.
Checking out the Helios IIS Owin Web Server Host
Rick Strahl takes a look at the Helios prototype - an early prototype of an OWIN web server host running on IIS.
Asynchronous action filters in ASP.NET Web API
Filip Woj. shows how to implement asynchronous action filters in ASP.NET Web API, and points out a change in the nightly builds that will make this easier in the next release.