Chapter 5. Understanding Visual Basic’s Variables and Operators
In this hour, we will cover
What a programming language is
What variables are and how to declare them
How to assign values to variables
What data types are and why they are important
Visual Basic’s operators and how to use them
As discussed earlier, ASP.NET web pages are composed of two portions: an HTML portion, which contains HTML markup and Web controls; and a source code portion, which contains the ASP.NET web page’s server-side source code. Using Visual Web Developer, you can write this source code section in one of two programming languages: Visual Basic or Visual C# (often referred to as just C#).
Most beginning developers find Visual Basic a much easier language to pick ...