Oct 152012
What Happens when an Asp.NET Viewstate Goes Critical

This is a screen capture of a viewstate that got out of control.  Shrunk down and cut off so it would fit on a page.

While working on an ASP.NET forms application I ran into one big problem that was hurting SEO.  The viewstate for one of the pages in the application was ballooning out of control.  This page in question was very important landing page in the application and thus needed the best SEO optimization we could offer. Continue reading »