New SharePoint for Developers Ramp Up Training

As part of the MSDN Ramp Up training program, there is now a track for SharePoint Developers: SharePoint for Developers Track This track consists of 5 levels of training content: Web Parts Data Lists Event Handlers Workflow Silverlight Web Parts Each level contains a collection of articles, slide casts, code casts, and virtual labs. This…


SharePoint Guidance from Patterns & Practices

The Patterns & Practices group at Microsoft has just released SharePoint Guidance documents. This is Microsoft’s recommendations for how to design, develop, deploy and operate architecturally sound applications on the Microsoft platform. This guidance documentation set is targeted at helping you build intranet applications with SharePoint. It’s not just a whitepaper. It includes a reference…


Good SharePoint Designer Book

It’s good to see some SharePoint Designer books starting to appear. Even though I use Visual Studio .NET alot, I still use SharePoint Designer for master page development, the Data View Web Part, and simple workflows. I picked up this book and it is especially good at covering the Data View Web Part: Microsoft Office…

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