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Best Dotnetnuke Books You Should Read

In this post, we have prepared a curated top list of reading recommendations for beginners and experienced. This hand-picked list of the best Dotnetnuke books and tutorials can help fill your brain this September and ensure you’re getting smarter. We have also mentioned the brief introduction of each book based on the relevant Amazon or Reddit descriptions.

1. DotNetNuke Module Programming (2009)

Professional DotNetNuke Module Programming details the development techniques needed to work within the DotNetNuke framework. Emphasis is placed on the available methods to extend the framework, as well as the situations and rules governing when each respective extension model should be used. Along with this emphasis on selecting the right extension method, the book stresses leveraging the framework in as many areas as possible, and ultimately using the framework…
Author(s): Mitchel Sellers, Shaun Walker

2. Building Websites with DotNetNuke 5 (2010)

This book has been written both for beginners wanting to set up a website and also for ASP.NET developers with a grasp of VB.NET and C# who want a deeper understanding of how to work with DotNetNuke. To work with the DotNetNuke code, you will need access to Visual Web Developer Express or Visual Studio .NET 2010. No prior knowledge of DotNetNuke is assumed.This book is a practical tutorial with step-by-step instructions and clear, concise explanations.
Author(s): Michael Washington, Ian Lackey

3. DotNetNuke For Dummies (2007)

Do you want to develop Web sites without the help of a programmer? Lucky for you there’s DotNetNuke, a content management system that allows you to build and maintain dynamic Web sites just by using a Web browser. DotNetNuke For Dummies helps you get down to business and shows you how to create a user-friendly Web site. You’ll find out how you can build and manage a flexible, versatile site with all the advantages an open-source application offers, use convenient modules, build…
Author(s): Lorraine Young, Philip Beadle

4. DotNetNuke Skinning and Design (2007)

DotNetNuke is an open source framework built on top of the ASP.Net platform. While this system offers an impressive set of out-of-the-box features for public and private sites, it also includes a compelling story for folks who want to present a unique look and feel to visitors. The skinning engine inside of DotNetNuke has strengthened over the course of several years and hundreds of thousands of registered users. The success of its skin and module developer community is another key indicator…
Author(s): Andrew Hay, Shaun Walker

5. Windows Developer Power Tools (2006)

Software developers need to work harder and harder to bring value to their development process in order to build high quality applications and remain competitive. Developers can accomplish this by improving their productivity, quickly solving problems, and writing better code. A wealth of open source and free software tools are available for developers who want to improve the way they create, build, deploy, and use software. Tools, components, and frameworks exist to help developers at every point in the development process.
Author(s): James Avery, Jim Holmes

6. DotNetNuke 5 User’s Guide (2009)

An authoritative introduction to implementing DotNetNuke Web sites, by experienced DotNetNuke implementers and trainers.An impressive author team shows you how to easily build Web sites with a variety of content features – no programming experience required.If your goal is to build the site without worrying about the programming behind it, DotNetNuke 5 User’s Guide gives you exactly what you need. After developing a groundwork in the DotNetNuke framework and DotNetNuke…
Author(s): Christopher J. Hammond, Patrick Renner

7. DotNetNuke 5.4 Cookbook (2010)

This is a cookbook: each chapter contains a selection of useful self-contained recipes. The book begins with simple recipes for installing and configuring DotNetNuke then offers recipes for using out-of-the-box modules before delving into custom module and skin development. If you are a .NET developer with beginner to intermediate knowledge of Visual Basic or C# and want to develop a website/CMS using DotNetNuke, this book is for you. Familiarity with DNN operation, CSS…
Author(s): John K. Murphy

8. Professional DotNetNuke 5 (2009)

DotNetNuke creator Shaun Walker leads this superlative author team of MVPs while delivering the latest update of a bestseller. They offer complete coverage of the major revisions to DotNetNuke 5, such as more granular administration, widgets, XHTML compliance, improved social networking, workflow, and better content management. They thoroughly cover installing, configuring, administering, and developing modules for DotNetNuke. You’ll learn portal and host administration, configuration in a hosted environment, developing…
Author(s): Shaun Walker, Brian Scarbeau

9. Professional DNN7 (2015)

A variety of positive change has recently taken place in the DNN ecosystem, code base, and underlying technology. Professional DNN7: Open Source .NET CMS Platform provides thorough coverage of all aspects of DNN including the latest features, API’s, and updates. Looking to ramp up your knowledge of DNN7? If so, this book is for you! In this book, you’ll learn how to install, configure, administer, develop modules, and much more! DNN has undergone a significant transformation over the past 4 years.
Author(s): Shaun Walker, Bruce Chapman

10. DotNetNuke Skinning Tutorial (2008)

A simple, clear, step-by-tutorial to creating DotNetNuke skins to put you in control of the look and feel of your DotNetNuke website. This book is for web designers or developers who want to customize DNN sites, to bring a specific look and feel to them, and create more attractive user interfaces. This book is ideal for beginners to DotNetNuke skinning. You will need to know about the general operation of DotNetNuke and also have some familiarity with creating web pages.
Author(s): Darren Neese

11. Professional DotNetNuke ASP.NET Portals (2005)

DotNetNuke, the popular ASP.NET open source application, is sweeping through the ranks of ASP.NET and Web developers. Whether you’ve never programmed your own Web site before or you are an experienced ASP.NET developer, you’ll find DotNetNuke and this book have something to offer you. You’ll get started with invaluable hands-on insight for installing DotNetNuke on the server and then move on to developing and administering portals created with DotNetNuke.
Author(s): Shaun Walker, Patrick J. Santry

12. Beginning DotNetNuke 4.0 Website Creation in VB 2005 (2006)

DotNetNuke is a framework for creating and deploying web projects in ASP.NET 2.0. This book opens with detailed installation instructions for DotNetNuke, Visual Web Developer, and SQL Server 2005. This ensures that every reader, whatever their level or ability, has a working suite of tools that will see them through the rest of the book, and stand them in good stead throughout their ASP.NET 2.0 careers. Next come tutorials on creating and publishing an ASP.NET 2.0 website written in Visual Basic 2005, without excluding non-programmers…
Author(s): Nick Symmonds

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Best Dotnetnuke Books You Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some Dotnetnuke books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Building Websites with DotNetNuke 5

Author(s): Michael Washington, Ian Lackey
Publisher: Packt Publishing, Year: 2010, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 343040

DotNetNuke 5.4 Cookbook

Author(s): John K. Murphy
Publisher: , Year: 2010, Size: 7 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 428102

Building Websites with DotNetNuke 5: Quickly build and deploy your own feature-rich website with DotNetNuke 5, VB.NET, C#, and Silverlight

Author(s): Michael Washington, Ian Lackey
Publisher: , Year: 2010, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 463656

DotNetNuke 5.4 cookbook : over 100 recipes for installing, configuring, and customizing your own website with the DotNetNuke CMS

Author(s): J K Murphy
Publisher: Packt Pub./Open Source , Year: 2010, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 895797

DotNetNuke 5.4 Cookbook: Over 100 recipes for installing, configuring, and customizing your own website with the DotNetNuke CMS

Author(s): John K Murphy
Publisher: Packt Publishing, Year: 2010, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1525674

Professional DotNetNuke 5: open source Web application framework for ASP.NET

Author(s): Shaun Walker, Brian Scarbeau, Darrell Hardy, Stan Schultes, Ryan Morgan
Publisher: Wrox, Year: 2009, Size: 13 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 180739

Professional DotNetNuke Module Programming

Author(s): Mitchel Sellers, Shaun Walker
Publisher: Wiley Pub, Year: 2009, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 219503

Professional DotNetNuke 5: Open Source Web Application Framework for ASP.NET

Author(s): Shaun Walker, Brian Scarbeau, Darrell Hardy, Stan Schultes, Ryan Morgan
Publisher: Wrox, Year: 2009, Size: 13 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 259786

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are absolutely hot items according to The Wall Street Journal, others are composed by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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