All blog posts that are part of a series are grouped together in a table of contents here.
AC’s VS CodeRush/Refactor Tools for SharePoint DevsI finally got sick of writing feature.xml after feature.xml and creating new GUIDs. These repetitive things as well as those that make me take my hands off the keyboard slow me down… and that drives me nuts. Over the last few months I’ve been polishing and tweaking some stuff I’ve been working on that I use on a day-to-day basis as a SharePoint developer that speed up my development. Finally, they are at a point where I want to share them for others to benefit from them as I have (and a few folks who’ve been kind enough to test and provide feedback).
Best Practices - Build ngOfficeUIFabric Directives AngularJSCoordinating the ngOfficeUIFabric Project: Sharing Best Practices & Guidelines for Building Angular 1.x Directives for Office UI Fabric.
Reference posts for developing with Node.js: A helpful listDevelopers, come check out my list of reference posts that will help you better understand what it's like to develop with Node.js. Join me to learn more.
Office 365/SharePoint Online + Windows Azure Authentication Challenges - About this SeriesI did a session at Microsoft’s SharePoint Conference 2011 on integrating Office365/SharePoint Online & Windows Azure. In building out the demo for that I ran into some challenges when I tried to have my custom Windows Azure solution talk to and interact with a hosted SharePoint 2010 site collection living in my Office 365 SharePoint Online space. I ran into a few challenging spots when I tried using any of the four remote data access techniques available to developers. This blog series will talk about some of these challenges and how to overcome them.
SharePoint Server 2010 Managed Metadata Service (MMS)I share my experience working on SharePoint books, focusing on core development & ECM, but opted out of writing a 2010 ECM book.
Implementing metadata-based navigation in SharePoint 2010Let me guide you through implementing metadata-based navigation on your SharePoint 2010 publishing sites using the powerful Managed Metadata Service (MMS).
Quick Links: Customizing SharePoint 2010 Ribbon DevelopmentIn my article, I added a quick links section for quick access to my articles on customizing the SharePoint 2010 ribbon.
SharePoint 2010 + Windows Azure - About this SeriesJoin me as I dive into integrating SharePoint 2010 & Azure in a series of upcoming articles. I'll share my opinions, musings, & technical details.
Announcing SharePoint WCM Custom Commands for STSADM.EXEAs an experienced SharePoint developer, I have shared custom STSADM.EXE commands I wrote for SharePoint 2007 WCM site developers.
SharePoint Web Content Management Links and ResourcesExplore resources for WCM, part of the ECM strategy in MOSS 2007, built on WSS v3. Check out this page for helpful links
Silverlight, MVVM, & SharePoint: Building Business AppsSilverlight, MVVM, and SharePoint: Clearing Confusions & Sharing Best Practices for Building Robust Business Apps
SharePoint Framework Five "W"s & One "H" answeredIn this series, we’ll tackle the classic five W’s and one H (5W1H) questions to give you the best 10,000 foot perspective on the SharePoint Framework as possible. Andrew Connell wrote this series in late 2020 to help people new to the SharePoint Framework get the answers to the most common and basic questions about the SharePoint Framework.
Using Angular [Elements] in SharePoint Framework projectsThis four-part blog post series covers the challenges developers face trying to incorporate modern Angular apps in SharePoint Framework projects, two approaches to incorporating Angular projects in SPFx project, and finishes off with the 'good, bad & the ugly' review.
VirtualizationThis is a collection of articles related to Microsoft's VirtualPC & Hyper-V virtualization products that i've written about.
Web Content Management (WCM) in SharePoint Server 2010In this series of posts, I explain and explore what's changed in SharePoint Server 2010 with respect to Web Content Management.