Latest Blog Posts
2015 Orlando Code Camp Presentation Materials by Mitchel Sellers
This posting shares slides and sample code from my "Website Performance Diagnostics" and "Creating Single Page Applications with ASP.NET MVC and AngularJS" talks from Orlando Code Camp.
Adopting a Performance Focus With Software Development by Mitchel Sellers
Over the past few years I have given a number of talks and written multiple blog posts on the topic of performance optimization as it relates to software development. These postings have been very technical in nature and focus greatly on the problem solving aspects of application performance. However as I review my presentations one of the most critical aspects of application performance is actually business organization and dedication to application performance. In this post I would like to review the common approaches that I see within development teams and easy ways for management to encourage positive change to focus more on development.
Developers & Recruiters: Managing the Relationship by Mitchel Sellers
For one reason or another in my entire career I have helped to mentor others in professional development and educational topics. I think this comes from getting involved in educational environments within a few years of starting the "real job." Over the years I have shared a lot of information with others that over time I have been able to see the benefits. A recent situation locally got me thinking about some of these topics and I decided to create a new category here on the blog around "Professional Development" to help share some of these tips and tricks. In this first post I'm going to talk about something that can be create very sticky situations and that is the relationship between developers and recruiters. Although applicable to other industries, my thoughts and experiences are based on working with IT recruiters which seem to have a few different needs/styles than others.
DNN Quick Tip: Ajax Postback Controls by Mitchel Sellers
In an effort to get more regular content out here to the blog I am going to try and resume my "Quick Tips" posts. These are much shorter posts than some of the more involved ones that I do, but cover common questions and tips that I get via email. A very common request that I get from developers after they have set the "SupportsPartialRendering" flag within their module manifest is how can they set a control to force a postback quickly & easily. Lets investigate!