If you missed part 1, you can find it here. Use the built-in goodies ASP.NET Webforms has a lot of good stuff built into it. Do your homework before you start building the next big Webforms thing! A perfect example of this is ASP.NET Membership. ASP.NET provides an out-of-box membership solution. I've seen people who were to lazy to do some research or thought they could do better and ended up with a solution which put its doors wide open to people with bad intentions..