How to send an email with dynamic templates from SendGrid with ASP.NET Core

This article will discuss about sending emails with dynamic templates from SendGrid with ASP.NET Core. SendGrid will help you to configure and send emails from your apps using SMTP API and SendGrid API. SendGrid also helps you to design and configure email templates from their admin portal. In one of...


How to setup nginx reverse proxy for aspnet core apps with Docker compose

This article will discuss about configuring nginx reverse proxy for aspnet core apps with Docker compose. Today I took as session on Introduction to Docker Containers one of the question I received was how to run multiple instances of a container and load balance them. So in this blog post...


ASP.NET Core 5.0 Authentication with Azure Active Directory

This article will discuss about implementing Azure Active Directory authentication in ASP.NET Core 5.0. Few weeks back I wrote a blog post on implementing Azure AD authentication for ASP.NET Core Web API project. In this article we will discuss about implementing authentication to an ASP.NET Core MVC project. Unlike earlier...


Active Class Tag Helper in ASP.NET Core

This article will discuss about implementing a tag helper in ASP.NET Core MVC which helps you apply class to your bootstrap menu based on route. By default asp.net core mvc comes with Bootstrap 4 as the UI framework. In Bootstrap, the active menu can be high lighted using active class....


Stored Procedure in Entity Framework Core Migrations

SQL Server stored procedure is a set of SQL statements grouped as a logical unit and stored in the database. The stored procedure can accepts input parameters and executes the T-SQL statements in the procedure, can return the result. If you’re using Entity Framework Code first approach there is no...


Building a Social Media monitoring tool with NodeJs, Azure Cosmos DB and Azure Cognitive services

This article will discuss about implementing Social Media monitoring tool with NodeJs, Azure Cosmos DB and Azure cognitive services. Architecture of the application This system will monitor Twitter platform for specific keyword with the help of Twitter Stream API. Once Twitter Stream API push the data - this solution will...


File Upload Extension Validation In ASP.NET Core

This article will discuss about implementing File Upload extension validation. It is a common mistake that developers used to do when they receive a file upload on the server - they only check the file extension. You will find lot of code like this. var supportedTypes = new[] { "txt",...