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๐Ÿ‘‹ Hi! I'm Michael.

AKA: The Bald Bearded Builder

I've been a developer since... well, we didn't have CSS and you had to decide between JavaScript and VBScript for interactivity.

After years of building and leading developers, I now spend my days creating workshops, live streams, demos and other content to help developers learn new skills and level up their careers.

Here's a few of my recent ramblings:

๐Ÿ“ Recent Blog Posts

Choosing Between Controllers and Minimal API for .NET APIs

Alias any Type with C# 12

Using Primary Constructors in C# 12 & .NET 8

๐Ÿ“บ Recent YouTube Videos

Mastering ASP.NET Core Middleware Slow Entity Framework Core queries? Letโ€™s speed them up! Handle ASP.NET Core Exceptions Globally

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ Random Twitch Clips

Just the right theme! Link to follow soon... My mother called... then she sassed me.


  1. vscode-twitch-themer vscode-twitch-themer Public

    A Visual Studio Code extension that listens to Twitch chat and allows viewers to change the streamers VS Code theme.

    TypeScript 43 13

  2. discord-guy-bot discord-guy-bot Public

    A friendly Discord bot that helps server members use more inclusive language.

    CSS 14 3

  3. Vonage/vscode Vonage/vscode Public

    A Visual Studio Code extension for accessing the Vonage communication APIs.

    TypeScript 1 4

  4. vscode-vs-outlining vscode-vs-outlining Public

    VS Code extension that adds Visual Studio outlining capabilities


  5. devtoolbox devtoolbox Public

    A PowerShell module that enables software developers to speed up their CLI workflow.

    PowerShell 43 12

  6. Public

    Source for the site

    Astro 10 2