The site,, is the idea from US Regional Director, Michael Palermo after getting feedback from several code snippet talks, and leveraging the code snippet feature in projects, assisting him in generating high productivity in code generation.

What is it?

Well, have you ever used when you wanted to look up a pattern? If not, shame on you. If so, then you know how valuable that can be if you weren't a RegEx expert. GotCodeSnippets.NET hopes to be the same valuable resource. A place…no scratch that…THE place that Visual Studio developers can go to download code snippets to make their IDE more productive. From simple ones to fully implemented design patterns, anything is game.

The version 2 of GCS.NET comes with an addin to VS.NET IDE with the features of Search/Download and Install the code snippets.