SharePoint 2013 has a number of outstanding features that allow you to really use and customize search results like never before. […] However I will give you a starting set of search results, give a brief overview of each of these features, and then walk through the process of using them to create a very cool and customized search result that demonstrates how all of these pieces work together.
Covers several approaches for user interface customization in SP2013 – using JSLink to customize a list and/or view, creating custom Display Templates for the Content Search web part, and different approaches for customizing the search hover panel.
Improve the quality of SharePoint code by detecting violations, creating inventory reports of all content in custom SharePoint solutions and analyzing dependencies between SharePoint elements.
The client’s use case was as follows: they needed a way to be able to plot office locations on a map with contractually agreed to boundaries around them. These boundaries may be a specific radius around an office location or an irregularly shaped polygon. Once these are plotted on the map they required the ability to plot an address on the map to determine whether the address fell within any of the predefined boundaries.
Why would you use Search Driven? Good question. Let’s ask “why not”? The answer is the index latency. Search Driven Solutions are based on the search index and that means that the data freshness depends on the index freshness.
Create a SharePoint-hosted app that uses the REST service to publish a post and get the personal feed for the current user.
A simple example of how you can utilize the REST Search API’s in SharePoint 2013 to perform a search.
When you use Design Manager to create a page layout, two files are created: an .aspx file that SharePoint uses, and an HTML version of that page layout that you can edit in your HTML editor. The HTML file and page layout are associated, so that whenever you edit and save the HTML file, your changes are synced to the associated page layout.