nopCommerce Plugin Project Template For Visual Studio 2017

In this article, we will talk about a visual studio extension which simplifies the nopCommerce plugin development.

Introduction:

Before moving on to the details of visual studio extension, let`s first briefly talk about what is nopCommerce and what are nopCommerce plugins.

What is nopCommerce?

nopCommerce is an open-source, free e-Commerce shopping cart. It is developed using ASP.NET MVC and MS SQL 2008 (and higher) backend database. It has various features that are applicable for all types of users. Some of the features are listed below:

  1. Mobile Friendly UI
  2. SEO Friendly
  3. Support more than 50 payment methods and gateways.
  4. Supports various shipping requirements
  5. Supports various product features like product attributes, product comparison, stock management etc.
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Introducing GravatarHelper.NetStandard

In this article, we will talk about a simple .Net Standard library for Gravatar and how to use it. So let`s get started.

Introduction:

Before moving on to the details of GravatarHelper.NetStandard library, let`s first briefly talk about what is .Net Standard library and some resources which I found useful while learning about it.

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How to Open .Net Core Projects Created Using Command Line Tooling In Visual Studio 2015

Introduction:

In this article, we will talk about how to open .Net Core projects created using command line tooling in Visual Studio 2015. To know more about .Net Core command line tooling, refer to my article on Getting Started With .Net Core Command Line Tooling. In this article, we will create a simple .Net Core console application using command line tooling and then will see how to open that application in Visual Studio 2015.

Prerequisite:

  1. Download .Net Core.
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What`s New In Visual Studio 2017 RC

In this article, we will talk about some of the new features or enhancements in existing features in Visual Studio 2017 RC. So let`s get started.

Introduction:

Microsoft announced Visual Studio 2017 RC (previously known as Visual Studio “15”) at Microsoft Connect (); 2016. There are lots of new features included in Visual Studio 2017 RC. To download Visual Studio 2017 RC click here. So let`s go through some of the features. 

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