Tech talk: Building Beautiful Blazor Websites in .NET 8


By: Devessence Inc

Over the past 5 years Blazor has been a popular choice for building interactive web applications on the .NET platform. The ability to develop full stack web applications using C# rather JavaScript has been a significant benefit for software developers. However, when it comes to creating beautiful websites, you really need to embrace the pillars of modern web design which include HTML, CSS… and JavaScript. The lack of a simple integration story for JavaScript in Blazor resulted in very few public websites which exemplify modern web design characteristics and behavior. This fact is very obvious if you take a moment to browse the list of websites on

.NET 8 is a game changer for Blazor, as it has been enhanced with a new Static Server-Side Rendering (SSR) capability. SSR allows Blazor to leverage the performance and efficiency of server-side rendering and makes JavaScript a first-class citizen once again. In this presentation we will demonstrate the amazing new capabilities of Blazor in .NET 8 and how they can be used to build beautiful modern websites.

Our speaker: Shaun Walker from Devessence – the original creator of Oqtane and DotNetNuke, web application frameworks which have earned the recognition of being amongst the most pioneering and widely adopted Open Source projects native to the Microsoft platform. He has 30+ years professional experience in architecting and implementing enterprise software solutions for private and public organizations. Based on his significant community contributions he has been recognized as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for over 14 years. He was recognized in 2011 as a leading entrepreneur in the BIV Forty Under 40 business awards, and is currently the Chair of the Project Committee for the .NET Foundation.

Apr 17, 2024, 12 PM EST
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Building Beautiful Blazor Websites in .NET

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