WebMatrix is a free tool that provides an easy way to build ASP pages.
With WebMatrix you can start with an empty web site or you can build on templates.
WebMatrix also has built-in tools for databases, web security, search engine optimization, and web publishing.
To install WebMatrix, follow this link:
Follow the three simple steps below to create an empty web site with WebMatrix:
Start WebMatrix, select New.
From the template gallery, select Empty Site from HTML templates.
Name the site DemoWeb (or anything you like)and click Next:
WebMatrix creates a new web site and displays a workspace window.
In the left pane, select the Files workspace:
To edit your home page, double-click the file index.html.
Put the following content into the file:
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<title>Web Page Demo</title>
<h1>My First Web Page</h1>
In WebMatrix, click Run:
WebMatrix starts a web server and runs the page in your default browser:
WebMatrix selects a random port number for your local web server.
In the example above it is displayed as: http://localhost:4676.
Rename the home page from index.html to default.html.
Now you are ready to start working with ASP.