ASP.NET Minification using WebMarkupMin

WebMarkupMin Library

The minification process is one of the most important steps to improve the speed of your website. The minification goal is to decrease the size of the files and resources sent to the users. This process implies removing unnecessary symbols, white characters, and redundant code. It also implies rewriting your code to take up as little space as possible. For … Read more

8 Tips for ASP.NET SEO

ASP.NET SEO

Few ASP.NET programmers have knowledge about search engine optimization. This article wants to be a short introduction for them. I will only present you things that you as a .NET developer you can do, so I will don’t bother with what keywords to use. Your main mission is to offer a great experience for your website users and then the … Read more

AVIF image format in ASP.NET Core

AVIF Image Format

AVIF is a new image format that is similar to WebP. It offers better compression and more quality per byte. Big websites like Netflix use it to show images to users. Currently, AVIF is only supported by some browsers, but that will change in the near future. Why use the AVIF format? Using image formats like WebP and AVIF increases … Read more

MiniProfiler – ASP.NET Core and Entity Framework Profiler

MiniProfiler - ASP.NET Profiler

Every time when I create a new ASP.NET website, MiniProfiler is one of the first NuGet packages that I download. MiniProfiler is like Dapper a library offered by StackExchange, the owners of StackOverflow This library gives me insights into how much time it takes a request, it shows you the trace of the execution thread and other insights that can … Read more

7 steps to increase your ASP.NET website performance

ASP.NET Core Performance

The performance of a website is one of the most important things that will improve your SEO ranking and the number of visitors. There are many studies that show how improved website speed leads to more visitors and ultimately more money. ASP.NET Core is a good choice to create a fast website, but there are some things that can take … Read more