asp.net mvc

Integrating Mixpanel with ASP.NET MVC server-side and JavaScript client-side

This post is a quick tip, just some notes on an issue I encountered and the work around I found... To integrate Mixpanel server-side you need to call their REST API. For integrating Mixpanel in .NET there is a library here (currently it isn't listed on the main Mixpanel page…

Best Charting Library for .NET MVC 3

While there are a number of charting options out there that utilize jQuery or other technologies, I'm currently looking into look at those offered from two companies: Highcharts and Telerik - including extensions and open source projects available to complement them and ease usage in ASP.NET MVC. I figured…

ASP.NET MVC 3 Routes - Allow Arbitrary Number of Slashes With Catch All

I recently had issues where Google was seeing misspellings of a domain names as different websites themselves, and possibly as duplicate content.  The domains were bound to the same web application in IIS and I wanted to fix this without editing the source of the web application itself. I…

Upgrade from ASP.NET MVC 1 to MVC 3

I came across the need to upgrade from MVC 1 to MVC 3, skipping MVC 2 altogether.  Currently, it doesn't seem like there are any formal directions coming from Microsoft.  However, I found instructions mentioned in this StackOverflow question. It appears, as of now, there is a two…

Using ASP.NET MVC Views to Send Email via Amazon Simple Email Service using Postal

At the MvcConf 2 Andrew Davey (@andrewdavey) presented a neat emailing utility for ASP.NET MVC 3 called Postal that allows for using View Engines to ease the creation of email templates, and also takes care of sending the emails out.  During the session someone raised the question about…