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    Get to know the Umbraco codebase. Developing an application requires knowledge about the tool you're working with. This section will give you an introduction to the structure of Umbraco.

    Default Routing

    Describes the entire process - from a front-end user request to content delivery


    The different type of controllers and what they can do

    Custom Routing

    Custom URLs and custom MVC routes

    Data Persistence

    Manipulating Umbraco database data (CRUD)


    (Discontinued) Information about using the REST API add-on for Umbraco