Getting MVC components to communicate

Every so often, the move from WebForms style projects to MVC ones throws up a challenging question. An issue which I came across recently, is how do you cope with a situation where two independent components on a page need to exchange data? In WebForms projects there we could connect them together via the Layout’s Code Behind, and in front-end situations JavaScript can do a similar job for us. But the situation requires back-end code and we’re using MVC it’s a bit more of a challenge… Continue reading