Monday, August 20, 2012

SharePoint UX: Styling and Branding. Design implementation

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Last day Kyle Schaeffer in his Styling and Branding class dove deeper into jQuery and how to use it to enhance User Experience in SharePoint portal.

Kyle said it clearly and easy to remember:


CSS is all about presentation

HTML is all about structure

JavaScript is all about behavior. (Jquery should enhance the interface but your basic structure should be functional even without jQuery)

Remember this and you design will be easy to manage.



The quick signposts to implement it in SharePoint:
Picture Library -> Content Query WP -> Item Style -> jQuery Script with jQuery Cycle Plugin

P.S. Item style is to change the presentation of the data