Walkthrough: Building a Custom Web API for use with SharePoint Online

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I recently answered a Question on SharePoint Stack Exchange. I’ve spent quite a bit of time looking at this problem over the last week or two so I thought I’d share what I’ve found in a blog post. I’d like to highlight the three blog posts that helped me the most in my research. In… Continue reading Walkthrough: Building a Custom Web API for use with SharePoint Online

My Next Pluralsight Course

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Details and links to sample videos for my upcoming Pluralsight course: Developing SharePoint-hosted Apps. The course should be published sometime in early August. Course Description: This demo-heavy course covers everything you need to know to get started building SharePoint-Hosted Apps that work with SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online. We start with a general… Continue reading My Next Pluralsight Course

Video: Building JavaScript-Only Web Parts for SharePoint

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This video shows how to build JavaScript only web parts using a framework I’ve been working on for the last while. Please note that the framework is not production ready at this point, it is presented as a reference implementation only. Some of the code shown in this video comes from a blog post entitled… Continue reading Video: Building JavaScript-Only Web Parts for SharePoint

Video: JSON Light Support in the SharePoint 2013 REST API

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Over the Summer, Microsoft released JSON Light support in the SharePoint 2013 REST API. One of the big bits of feedback we got from developers using the REST SharePoint API was about the payload of the data that was returned. Our response was to add support for JSON Light. JSON Light is an open standard… Continue reading Video: JSON Light Support in the SharePoint 2013 REST API

Session Recording: JavaScript and jQuery for SharePoint Developers

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I recorded the JavaScript and jQuery for SharePoint Developers session I gave at SharePoint Saturday New York on July 26, 2014. The audio was recorded using my laptop microphone so the quality isn’t very good but hopefully it is understandable. The slides and demos can be downloaded from http://1drv.ms/1pkKYRR Session abstract: Much of the JavaScript… Continue reading Session Recording: JavaScript and jQuery for SharePoint Developers

SharePoint for ASP.NET Developers–Recorded Session from DevLink

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Here’s another recorded session from the DevLink conference. SharePoint is an awesome tool. It allows you to build web sites, manage lists of data, collaborate on documents, and so much more – all done through a simple, easy to use, web interface. When you need to go beyond the built in capabilities of the product,… Continue reading SharePoint for ASP.NET Developers–Recorded Session from DevLink