Open Source ASP.NET Shopping Cart: AspxCommerce

AspxCommerce is an open e-commerce system that is built with ASP.NET and uses MSSQL for storing the data. The application is built on top of SageFrame (the open source CMS) and comes with a single-click installation. It has an easy-to-use admin panel for creating and managing categories, products, users, orders and ...


WebMatrix 2 – Microsoft’s Web Development Tool Gets Much Better

Around 2 years ago, Microsoft had announced the first version of WebMatrix and it was shared at WRD. Lately, they have made the release-candidate of WebMatrix 2 available and it has become an exciting product for many. The tool now has support for the most recent web-dev technologies including HTML5-CSS3, Node.js or ...


Extensible & Open Source ASP.NET CMS: SageFrame

If you are an ASP.NET developer, you already know that there are not too many choices when it comes to finding an open source CMS application. SageFrame is a good alternative for any looking for such a solution. It is a feature-rich and open source content management system, built with ASP.NET, to create websites ...


HeidiSQL – Free Front-End For MySQL & MSSQL

Most of the MySQL users will remember MySQL-Front, a very popular database manager application which later on stopped being developed (and turned into a paid application by another team). The developer of this application, Ansgar Becker, re-launched this project under the name HeidiSQL, it is again free + open source ...


PHP Front-ends For Databases With No Coding: DaDaBIK

DaDaBIK is an open source and mature PHP application for creating a customizable database front-end without coding. Within minutes, you can create a basic CRUD (create, read, update, delete) application or dive into its features to build a more complicated one. It doesn't generate a PHP script, stores the ...


WebMatrix: All-In-One Web Development Kit From Microsoft

WebMatrix is a free kit by Microsoft which includes everything you need for creating websites on Windows. The application itself enables you to control almost everything from a single interface like the code and database editor, web site and server management, search optimization, FTP publishing, and more. The kit ...