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Creating a YouTube application with ASP.NET MVC and the YouTube API

Creating an application using ASP.NET MVC to manage the videos that you want users to see without all the other stuff is pretty straight forward.

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GitHub: Custom Identity Management

I got tired of the hassle with IdentitySample and created my own alternative that will initialize the DB, add a default administrator and provide user and role management but without all the extra unnecessary file modifications.

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Software Error vs Exception – In Real World Examples

After 15+ years of software development, I still use the words error and exception interchangeably. But is there a difference between exceptions and errors? I think it is best to make the distinction with some examples of errors vs exceptions.

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Working with Identity Users and Roles – Accessing Roles After User Login

There is an issue in the Identity framework when the business requirements need a developer to interact with the roles that a user is assigned to as soon as the user object is created upon successful login.Luckily there is a very easy fix for it.

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Extending Identity – Adding Roles at User Registration

The Identity framework is a great tool that allows asp.net developers to easily add authentication to their applications. This is the third post in a 3 part series on extending the ASP.NET Identity Framework.

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Extending Identity – Account Verification

The Identity framework is a great tool that allows asp.net developers to easily add authentication to their applications. This is the second post in a 3 part series on extending the ASP.NET Identity Framework.

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