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RE: Advice on Switching from PHP to ASP.NET

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application


I've searched this forum and didn't really find the answer I am looking for. I am a bit overwhelmed with all the information in the getting started section. I don't feel I am confused, just wondering if I am on the right track.

I come from a PHP background and making the switch to ASP.NET (at least trying to). I've started doing the MVC music store tutorial and it makes sense. It's just a lot different than PHP. A lot is done for me and don't always get WHY its done the way it is (maybe because I am new to the framework) I just want to know where to start AND where to go. Webforms? MVC? Other?

And are there any books that you guys recommend to get me up to speed. I looked at some beginner books but I find they spend way too much time on HOW to program, the language (C#) and other web dev concepts. I would like a book that explains only ASP.NET and related concepts or atleast for the most part.



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