How deploy ASP.NET Core preview versions to Azure App Service

This post is about how to deploy ASP.NET Core preview versions in Azure app service. In this post I am deploying an ASP.NET Core 2.2 Preview Web API to Azure web app. You can deploy the ASP.NET Core preview versions using following three approaches. Install the preview site extension. Deploy...


Running a NuGet Server on Docker

This post is about running a NuGet server on Docker. When you’re building .NET Core projects, NuGet packages are retrieved from nuget.org by default. Sometimes, however, you might want to use a local NuGet repository. This post helps you to configure a minimal NuGet server on Docker. The official NuGet.Server...


Configure App Service Authentication for Your Azure Web Apps

This post is about Configure App Service Authentication for Your Azure Web App. Azure Web App comes with an in built app authentication mechanism which helps you to enable authentication / authorization automatically without writing your own code for authentication. In this post I am using Twitter as the authentication...


Working with libman and dotnet bundle commands

This post is about working with both libman and dotnet bundle commands. Libman aka Microsoft Library Manager, helps developers to install and consume 3rd-party client-side libraries with ease. And dotnet bundle command helps to minify and combines multiple files into a single file. Libman aka Microsoft Library Manager libman is...


Deploying an ASP.NET Core image to Docker Hub

This post is about building an ASP.NET docker image and deploying to docker hub. Docker Hub is a cloud-based registry service which allows you to link to code repositories, build your images and test them, stores manually pushed images, and links to Docker Cloud so you can deploy images to...


Building Blazor apps with SignalR Core

This post is about building Blazor apps with SignalR Core. As part of Blazor 0.5.0, it started supporting SignalR. In Blazor 0.6.0, Azure SignalR service also supported. In earlier versions of Blazor, SignalR was supported using Javascript interop, now with Blazor.Extensions project, you can use SignalR in Blazor code directly,...


Using MessagePack with ASP.NET Core WebAPI

This post is about how to use MessagePack in ASP.NET Core and C#. MessagePack is an efficient binary serialization format. It lets you exchange data among multiple languages like JSON. But it’s faster and smaller. Small integers are encoded into a single byte, and typical short strings require only one...