Part 1/2: Enhancing ASP.NET Core Razor Pages with HTMX: A Simplicity-First Approach

Room 6
13:40 - 14:40

Workshop (60 min)

Dive into the dynamic world of web development in this engaging talk, where we explore the innovative blend of HTMX with ASP.NET Core Razor Pages.

Discover how to bring simplicity back to your web applications without sacrificing power or scalability.

We'll navigate through practical examples demonstrating how HTMX can make your Razor Pages more interactive with minimal JavaScript. Learn to enhance user experiences with easy-to-implement features like long polling, modals, and server-side validation that feel like the client side without a full page refresh.

Whether you're a seasoned developer or new to the ASP.NET ecosystem, this talk will equip you with the knowledge to create more responsive and efficient web applications. Get ready to transform your approach to web development by leveraging the best of both worlds: the robustness of ASP.NET Core and the simplicity of HTMX.

Chris Woodruff

Chris Woodruff, AKA Woody, is an Architect at Real Times Technologies. Woody has almost 30 years of experience when he started his career before the first .COM boom. He has spoken at many events worldwide, covering software development and architecture topics such as database development, APIs, and web development. He is a proven mentor who enjoys helping, educating, and supporting other developers to gain knowledge through speaking, writing, and online content. When not working or spending time with his family, Woody travels down the Bourbon Trail to find new bottles to share with friends. You can read more about Woody on his blog at and follow him on Twitter at @cwoodruff