How To Install WordPress Locally Using WAMP

In this article, we will talk about how to install WordPress on local machine using WAMP server. Before getting started with installation, let`s get a brief idea about what is WordPress.

What is WordPress?

WordPress is free, open-source Content Management System (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It is one of the most popular online publishing platforms currently powering more than 20% of the web. This blog is also based on WordPress software. It`s nice to have local installation of WordPress, so that we can try new theme, plugins and play with it. Now let`s get started with installation.

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How to Create Custom Inline Helper Methods in ASP.NET MVC

In this article, we will talk about what are helper methods, how to create and use helper methods in an ASP.NET Mvc application.

What are Helper methods?

Helpers are package of few lines of code or a markup which can be reused throughout an MVC application. There are two types of helper methods, Inline helper methods and External helper methods. In this article, we will talk about Inline helper methods.

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What`s New in Visual Studio 2015 RC

In this article we will talk about the new features in Visual Studio 2015 RC. In build 2015Scott Hanselman announces the availability of Visual Studio 2015 RC. To download Visual Studio 2015 RC click here. This Release candidate (RC) includes many new features and updates. So let`s take a look what new we have got in this release.

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Introduction to MongoDB

Hello everyone. Over the past few weeks i have been playing with MongoDB.  I would like to share with all of you what i learn so far. So let`s get started.

What is MongoDB?

MongoDB is a cross-platform, open-source, document oriented database also called as NoSQL database. You can find more information about NoSQL here. Data in MongoDB is a document, which is a data structure composed of field and value pairs. These documents are similar to JSON objects. The values of fields may include other documents, arrays, and arrays of documents. For example

{
         name: 'MongoDB',
         databaseType: 'nosql',
         keywords: ['nosql','document-oriented']
}

MongoDB stores the document on the disk in BSON format. BSON is binary representation of JSON documents. You can find more information about BSON here

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