Andrew Connell

Real World Branding with SharePoint Server 2007 Publishing Sites (part 2 of 2)

Learn the essential concepts needed to create an engaging user interface design in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 publishing sites. This article is part 2 of 2.

Contents

  • Creating the Brand in SharePoint Server
  • Packaging and Deploying SharePoint Branding

Real World Branding with SharePoint Server 2007 Publishing Sites (Part 1 of 2) discussed how to gather the design requirements for a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 publishing site, and plan for the site’s branding.

This article focuses on creating a brand in a publishing site. The article begins with master pages, including working with a minimal master page and adding custom HTML and CSS to create a master page that looks as close as possible to the original Adventure Works Travel HTML page. Page layouts are then discussed, with information about creating a page layout for Adventure Works Travel. At the end of this section, you will have the complete the Adventure Works Travel SharePoint branding.

Important: Check out part 1!
Andrew Connell
Founder & Chief Course Artisan, Voitanos LLC. | Microsoft MVP
Written by Andrew Connell

Andrew Connell is a web developer with a focus on Microsoft Azure & Microsoft 365. He’s received Microsoft’s MVP award every year since 2005 and has helped thousands of developers through the various courses he’s authored & taught. Andrew’s the founder of Voitanos and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading on-demand video training to professional developers. He lives with his wife & two kids in Florida.