The CIO magazine recently published an article about Silverlight written by Shawn Wildermuth, a Microsoft MVP (C#) and the founder of Wildermuth Consulting Services. Whether you are new to Microsoft Silverlight, have seen how Silverlight applications work, or have done some coding with Silverlight, you will find in this article many interesting insights of the new Microsoft web technology.
1. Silverlight Avoids Cross-Browser/OS Issues 2. Silverlight 1.1 Is the Real Story3. Silverlight Uses Technologies Your Developers Already Know4. Silverlight UI Is just Markup...Like HTML5. Silverlight and Ajax Technologies Are Complementary6. Silverlight Allows Developers and Designers to Work Together7. Silverlight Deliverables Are Not Atomic8. Silverlight Is New9. Silverlight XAML versus WPF XAML10. Silverlight Is a Great Way to Learn XAML