Book Review: Web Development with Blazor

Book Review: Web Development with Blazor

📢 .NET Developers, Introducing you this amazing book to start learning Blazor today.

A practical guide to build interactive UIs with C# 12 and .NET 8

Third Edition

It is a highly insightful resource to learn Blazor – Microsoft’s Component-Based Modern Web development framework:

About the Author – Jimmy Engström

The author is a global speaker, 10x Microsoft MVP, an early adopter of Blazor, a seasoned software engineer and an active Blazor community member.

Jimmy presents to you a comprehensive study material that starts from the very basics of Blazor.

Book Content Overview

Navigating through the different chapters of the book, you will learn how to create Blazor Server and Blazor WebAssembly projects from the scratch.

With practical code examples and illustrative screenshots, the book dives deep into the realm of Blazor by teaching you:

  • The Razor Syntax
  • How to build eye-catching UIs using Basic and Advanced Razor Components
  • How to validate simple and complex forms
  • JavaScript Interop to enable the consumption of JS libraries as well as the bidirectional communication between C# and JavaScript
  • Inter Blazor resource and code sharing with common libraries.

It also teaches you how you can create APIs that Blazor WebAssembly can integrate with.

There is a dedicated chapter for Authentication and Authorization using OAuth 2.0 provided by Auth0, so you will learn how to apply the proper security and delegated access protocols for your Blazor website

Another topic of high importance that this book generously covers is: State Management.

Following to that you will learn how to debug, test and deploy your Blazor application.

And wait there is still more…

The author also taps into the native mobile and desktop development world using MAUI

MAUI is the .NET cross-platform development framework which came as an evolutionary upgrade to the Xamarin Forms.

This book will provide you a solid introduction about MAUI with its latest updates as received in .NET 8.

And a few more related topics and important concepts.

Final Thoughts

This book is the 3rd edition, which has the cutting-edge updates for the latest and greatest LTS releases of .NET 8 and C# 12.

It would be a unique experience to learn Blazor while keeping you up-to-date with the latest additions on this highly valuable technology to build modern web apps.

The most particular update is how you can change the Blazor render mode for each component in the same app.

This would be your ideal book to learn Blazor and start writing production-level web applications using both Blazor WebAssembly and Blazor Server.

Start your modern web development learning journey today.

Get your copy here:

Web Development with Blazor


A brilliant masterpiece to accompany your learning trip to sucess:

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