I have no clue where to put the following class and I've noticed I just keep putting them in a helpers folder which isn't much helpfull towards reusability in future projects.

Example: I want to have the ability to use the DisplayNameAttribute together with resource files. In order for this to work I made a LocalizedDisplayNameAttribute which inherits the ´DisplayNameAttribute´ and adds the following properties DisplayNameResourceName and DisplayNameResourceType.

In which namespace/location would you place such a class which is likely to be reused in future projects?

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    I think this would be more appropriate if it were asked on StackOverflow.com – Walter Nov 4 '10 at 12:48
  • Over there I got the following warning after entering this same title: The question you're asking appears subjective and is likely to be closed. – Peter Nov 4 '10 at 14:20

I think the best way to do this is putting all helper classes and methods in a separate project, and then reference this project in each solution you create. Much easier than copying folders from place x to place y.

This project with all kinds of extensions, helpers etc, can be called something like "Company.Core", or similar.

Example (your attributes):

using Company.Core.Attributes;

// ....

public string Example { get; set; }

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