LESS with .NET bundling and minification (+Bootstrap)

There are two things you always have to do when building a website or web application: use a CSS preprocessor and bundle and minify your style/script resources. Using a preprocessor makes writing CSS not so horrible and bundling and minification gives you great performance advantages when you minimize your request amount and size. Bundling and minification is usually done Read more…

 

Octopus Deploy: Automatically transform SSL thumbprint

Recently I had to enable secure connection (HTTPS) for my Azure Cloud Service web role that has three separate environments: education, testing and production. I’m using Octopus Deploy to automate my deployments to Azure. This guide will tell how you can automatically change the SSL certificate thumbprint in ServiceConfiguration.Cloud.cscfg based on the environment you are deploying to.