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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By : Rajesh Gunasundaram
Book Image

Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By: Rajesh Gunasundaram

Overview of this book

Are you are looking for a better, more efficient, and more powerful way of building front-end web applications? Well, look no further, you have come to the right place! This book comprehensively integrates Angular version 4 into your tool belt, then runs you through all the new options you now have on hand for your web apps without bogging you down. The frameworks, tools, and libraries mentioned here will make your work productive and minimize the friction usually associated with building server-side web applications. Starting off with building blocks of Angular version 4, we gradually move into integrating TypeScript and ES6. You will get confident in building single page applications and using Angular for prototyping components. You will then move on to building web services and full-stack web application using ASP.NET WebAPI. Finally, you will learn the development process focused on rapid delivery and testability for all application layers.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Customer Feedback


AngularJS has controllers, scopes, and directives to deal with views, bind data, and respond to events by updating changes to data. In Angular, Components replaced controllers, scopes, and directives from AngularJS.

Angular, introduced components that support the object-oriented component model to write cleaner code. A component is a simple class that holds the logic of managing the associated template or view. A simple component class is given as follows:

Class FirstComponent { 

In a component class, we will expose properties and methods to a template or view. Component properties can provide data for a template or view and allow the user to modify property values. Component methods can be called according to user actions over the view.

The Angular component FirstComponent

As you can see, the preceding code creates a simple JavaScript class named FirstComponent. You may be wondering how a JavaScript plain class can be treated as a component and how a template can be wired up to...