Resources for Web Developers

From scalable services to the browser, Microsoft provides tools and technologies that enable you to easily create and deploy web applications, services, and sites using the latest web standards and flexible frameworks.

Start building your first web app

Visual Studio Express 2013 for Web gives you the tools to create standards-based, responsive websites, web APIs, or real-time online experiences using ASP.NET. You can publish your web app directly to Windows Azure from the IDE and create web services consumed by connected devices.

Get free testing tools

Free browser testing tools, cross platform testing tools, virtual machines, demos, and more at modern.IE.

Building rich apps with AngularJS on ASP.NET

Learn how to build end-to-end apps using AngularJS and BreezeJS on the ASP.NET platform. This session discusses how to manage multiple screens, maintain clean code with popular patterns, implement CRUD, perform robust HTML validation, and use local storage for saving work in progress.

What's new for ASP.NET

In this video, learn about new features for ASP.NET and Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 and about new ideas in front-end web development.

Microsoft Virtual Academy

Scott Hanselman and his team of experts teach you how to build modern web apps with ASP.NET. In this series, they take you on an entertaining journey through the latest tools and capabilities of Microsoft Azure and Web platform development.

HTML5 labs

Microsoft shares prototypes from web standards bodies such as W3C in the HTML5 Labs. Sharing these prototypes helps us have informed discussions with developer communities, and enables us to provide better feedback on draft specifications.

Join the adventure

Internet Explorer in partnership with Ubisoft launch the Assassin’s Creed Pirates demo on the web, built using Babylon.JS, an open source HTML5 and WebGL engine.