blog posts.

May 20, 2020
Free Developer Tools Recommendations via DEVTO

Here's a great article sharing some some free developer tools that are a must to keep track of if you do any development on the web at all.

May 11, 2020
Quick Dapper Repo

I love to use the Dapper ORM from the folks at StackOverflow and it's nice to have quick reference that I can fall back on with a quick example that shows how to create a model, interface and repository.

Feb 04, 2019
Alternative Web Analytics Service

In response to a question on asking about alternative services or web analytics so I guess that he's thinking about moving away from Google Analytics.

Dec 01, 2018
How to Uninstall a Yeoman Generator

I'm using a Mac and I play around with Yeoman quite a bit. I'd like to delete a Yeoman generator and for some reason there's not a quick and easy step by step out there so here's what I found.

Oct 24, 2018
Uppercase Word Method in C#

If you want to uppercase a passed in word using c#, this is a method I found and use it in my helpers classes.

Jul 27, 2018
How I concatenate header, footer for html web development using gulp

I often like to start new sites with a mock up that is strictly html. I get html templates from sites like Theme Forest so they are already designed for me.

Nov 03, 2017
(solved for now) Export Template in Visual Studio 2017

If you're like me, you like to create templates out of your Visual Studio 2017 code so you can just use those templates as your base for starting all new projects.

Oct 26, 2017
Uppercase First Method in CSharp

C# method to uppercase the first letter of a passed in string.

May 30, 2017
How to delete the IIS ASP.NET response headers for security sake

There are some nice plugins out there like "BuiltWith" and "Web Server Notifier" and many others that allow you to see the platform that websites run on.

Apr 18, 2017
dotnet command line goodness from senor hanselman

I love to keep up with all things Scott Hanselman ... he's really the golden god of tech.

Apr 14, 2017
Current blog publishing workflow

I've been working on some wordpress blogs lately and have a process that I follow to keep things as automated for "publishing" as possible.

Apr 04, 2017
SQL Query to create XML Elements

I recently had to create an XML file from a Microsoft SQL Server table.