Microsoft has just announced “Visual Studio Dev Essentials” and here’s the really awesome bit:
If you sign up through above link which is free ofcourse then you’ll get all of the hidden offers (count in 24) from Microsoft directly which includes:
- Visual Studio Community – Full-featured, extensible IDE
- Visual Studio Code – Modern lightweight editor
- Visual Studio for Mac – Preview Version
- Visual Studio Team Services – Basic level
- Azure – $300 credit for 1 year
- Xamarin University Training – Free on-demand access
- Microsoft R Server – Developer Edition
- Microsoft SQL Server – Developer Edition
- Azure App Service – Free Plan
- Application Insights – Free plan
- HockeyApp – Free plan
- Universal Windows Platform VM
- Parallels Desktop for Mac Pro – 3-month subscription
- Parallels Access – 3-month subscription
- Power BI – Free plan
- Office Online – Free plan
- Opsgility – 3 month on-demand training
- Pluralsight – Free for 3 months
- Linux Academy – Free 3-month subscription
- WintellectNOW – 3-month subscription
- Microsoft Virtual Academy – Free online training
- MSDN Magazine – Digital edition
- MSDN Flash newsletter -Bi-weekly email
- Priority Support – Select Microsoft forums
How to avail above offers –
Simply, click on Visual Studio Dev Essentials Link and sigin with your official or personal Microsoft Account.
After successfully login, it will ask few more details like full name, your country and your email address where they’ll send all coupon and offer codes and the procedure to avail the offer.
In next step, you have to click on AGREE button to accept all terms and conditions of Microsoft.
And for any offer, simply click on ACTIVATE Link and you’ll get the direct coupon code for that offer in your Email Address itself which you used above.
Let’s try with Pluralsight which is a on-demand learning platform having more than 1000+ courses in all categories. By signing up with Visual Studio Dev Essentials, you’ll get around 3 months of free access to entire learning platform of Pluralsight which definitely enhance your skills.
To avail Pluralsight offer, you simply need to fill out the small form as shown below through which you’ll get:
- 3 months of unlimited access to the entire Pluralsight platform.
- 5,000+ software development, IT ops and creative courses authored by industry experts
- Adaptive skill measurements that help you validate your skills in as little as 5 minutes.
- Paths to streamline and speed up skill development.
- Save 25% on an annual subscription.