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December is a good time to reminisce and enjoy some of the highlights of the year. We look back at the top 10 Twitter posts for .NET developers in 2017.

With 2017 coming to an end, it’s time to reminisce and look back at the top 10 Twitter posts for .NET developers throughout the year. It would be an understatement to say that 2017 was an eventful year for .NET and Windows developers, especially when we look at all the great additions Microsoft teams brought to the scene, such as the new version of Visual Studio 2017, .NET Core, .NET Standard, XAML Standard and the UWP Community toolkit.

Here are the top 10 .NET and Windows tweets that broke the Internet in 2017. Who do you think got the most attention this year? Scott Hanselman? Scott Allen? Erich Gamma? Let's see!

What did you think of these tweets? Would you rank them differently? Let us know by voting underneath each tweet!

10. Peter Marcu

9. Clint Rutkas

8. Brian Peek

7. Randy Olson

6. Miguel de Icaza

5. Scott Hanselman

4. Immo Landwerth

3. Satya Nadella - Happy Birthday Visual Studio!

2. Win De Cleen

Honorable mentions

Before we get to the winner, here are a few tweets that just barely didn't make the top 10, but we couldn't skip mentioning.

And the winner is...

1. Paul Stamatiou

Is there any tweet that you think should have made the list but didn’t? Well then, share it in the comment section below.

Closing words

To close it off where I started, the .NET Framework has evolved quite a lot in 2017 and it's definitely an exciting time to be a .NET developer. It's interesting to see how these changes and new additions will shape the industry in 2018 and so we decided to huddle our Developer Experts to share their thoughts on the State of .NET in 2018 in this whitepaper. Make sure to check it out. 

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About the Author

Dobrin Grancharov

Dobrin is a Product Marketing Manager for the Desktop UI suites at Progress. He is passionate about trends and innovations in desktop application development, UI and UX. In his leisure time, Dobrin enjoys doing gymnastics, skiing, playing guitar and traveling the world. You can follow him on Twitter or get in touch through LinkedIn.


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