Microsoft just launched WebsiteSpark Program. If you are an independant developer or small company having 10 or less employees, you can download following software from microsoft.
- 3 licenses of Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition
- 1 license of Expression Studio 3 (which includes Expression Blend, Sketchflow, and Web)
- 2 licenses of Expression Web 3
- 4 processor licenses of Windows Web Server 2008 R2
- 4 processor licenses of SQL Server 2008 Web Edition
- DotNetPanel control panel (enabling easy remote/hosted management of your servers)
WebsiteSpark program will give you a license to use above software for three years at no cost to you. You need to send an email email@example.com to get a referral code to get yourself enroll in this program.