A lesser known way to fine-tune SharePoint search precision…

Hi all While I’d like to claim credit for the wisdom in this post, alas I cannot. One of Seven Sigma’s consultants (Daniel Wale) worked this one out and I thought that it was blog-worthy. Before I get into the issue and Daniel’s resolution, let me give you… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 7 -The ‘governance’ of it all..

Well, here we are! After delving into dark arts where everybody but metrosexual web designers fear to tread (HTML and CSS), we then delved into the areas that metrosexual web designers truly fear to tread (packaging, deployment and even some c# code!). Finally, we get to the area… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 6 – A "solution" to all issues?

There has been a bit of a gap in this series between part 5 and 6 – and fortunately for the both of us, I think this is the penultimate post in my series on SharePoint branding. While it has been an interesting exercise for me, I must… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 5 – Feature Improvements and Bugs

Send to Kindle So, here we are at the fifth article in my series on SharePoint branding. By now, we have left all the master page stuff way behind, and we have created a custom feature to install our branding to a server. To recap for those of you hitting… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 4 – Packaging up your masterpiece into a Feature

Send to Kindle Welcome to the fourth article in my series on SharePoint branding. Sorry for the time it’s taken to get this one out, but a certain game called “The Legend of Zelda:  Hourglass Phantom” on NDS got in the way. I finished it yesterday and only had to… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding – How CSS works with master pages – Part 3

Send to Kindle Welcome to the third article (or is it a manifesto?) in my series on SharePoint branding. In this article, we continue examining methods to incorporate CSS files into master pages for clever branding. In my first article of this topic, I discussed what I think is the… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding – How CSS works with master pages – Part 2

Send to Kindle Jeez if I had realised how long it would take to write these damn articles, I probably wouldn’t have started! In my first article of this topic, I discussed the theory behind master pages, the publishing feature, and what I think is the main issue with SharePoint… Continue reading