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Mastering ABP Framework

By : Halil İbrahim Kalkan
Book Image

Mastering ABP Framework

By: Halil İbrahim Kalkan

Overview of this book

ABP Framework is a complete infrastructure for creating modern web applications by following software development best practices and conventions. With ABP's high-level framework and ecosystem, you can implement the Don’t Repeat Yourself (DRY) principle and focus on your business code. Written by the creator of ABP Framework, this book will help you to gain a complete understanding of the framework and modern web application development techniques. With step-by-step explanations of essential concepts and practical examples, you'll understand the requirements of a modern web solution and how ABP Framework makes it enjoyable to develop your own solutions. You'll discover the common requirements of enterprise web application development and explore the infrastructure provided by ABP. Throughout the book, you’ll get to grips with software development best practices for building maintainable and modular web solutions. By the end of this book, you'll be able to create a complete web solution that is easy to develop, maintain, and test.
Table of Contents (24 chapters)
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Fundamentals of ABP Framework
Part 3: Implementing Domain–Driven Design
Part 4: User Interface and API Development
Part 5: Miscellaneous


In this chapter, we covered the fundamental design points and the essential features of the MVC/Razor Pages UI of ABP Framework.

The theming system allows you to build theme/style independent modules and applications and easily switch between UI themes. It makes this possible by defining a set of base libraries and standard layouts.

You then learned about the bundling and minification system, which covers the entire development cycle of importing and using client-side dependencies in your applications and optimizing resource usage in a production environment.

ABP makes it easy to create forms and implement validation and localization using tag helpers and predefined conventions. You also learned how to convert a standard form into an AJAX-submitted form.

We've also covered some JavaScript APIs that can utilize ABP features on the client side, such as authorization and localization, and easily show nice-looking message boxes and notifications.

Finally, you...