Develop SharePoint apps using collaborative social enterprise tools
Use the new Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) smart technology to consume less bandwidth
Version documents, list items, and entire parts of SharePoint with improved control
Use colors and styles to get a themed version of your CSS with a simple line of code
Extend the client object model with enhanced search capabilities
Your guide to the most significant changes in SharePoint 2013.
A team of well-known Microsoft MVPs joins forces in this fully updated resource, providing you with in-depth coverage of development tools in the latest iteration of the immensely popular SharePoint. From building solutions to building custom workflow and content management applications, this book shares field-tested best practices on all aspect of SharePoint 2013 development.
With the new Workflow Foundation 4 (WF4) toolkit in SharePoint 2010, companies have new ways to build custom solutions for common or frequent business processes. This unique book is packed with instructions and tips that show you how. You'll use WF4 to create and implement office-practical apps such as expense report approvals, RFPs, sale pipeline management, and more. The book also covers how to design custom activities with SharePoint Designer 2010.
What do Foursquare, Zynga, Nike+, and Groupon have in common? These and many other brands use gamification to deliver a sticky, viral, and engaging experience to their customers. This book provides the design strategy and tactics you need to integrate game mechanics into any kind of consumer-facing website or mobile app. Learn how to use core game concepts, design patterns, and meaningful code samples to a create fun and captivating social environment.
Windows 8 offers exciting new opportunities for developers and designers. Microsoft has created a platform for touch-first applications that features a clean design language inspired by major design movements. This marks the first time that design is paramount in creating Windows applications. This can be a challenge for Windows developers who may not have had to concern themselves with design before. if you are going to build Windows store applications, you will have to understand the fundamentals of designing for the platform. ...