Steve Jobs’s design philosophy was fascist more than it was exacting. 

Steve Jobs’s design philosophy was fascist more than it was exacting. The man was a not a demigod of design, but its dictator. He made things get made the way he wanted them made, and his users appreciated his definitiveness and lack of compromise. They mistook those conceits for virtues in the objects themselves.

The Myth of Apple’s Great Design, Ian Bogost

Convert an HTML file into a master page in SharePoint Server 2013

Convert an HTML file into a master page in SharePoint Server 2013

With Design Manager, you can convert an.html file into a SharePoint 2013 master page, a .master file. After the conversion, the HTML file and master page are associated, so that when you edit and save the HTML file, the changes are synced to the associated master page.

Show Off Your Style with SharePoint Theming

Show Off Your Style with SharePoint Theming

Theming in SharePoint 2013 makes it easier to drastically change the look of your site and make it your own.

Metro JS – Metro Live Tiles and More for jQuery

Metro JS – Metro Live Tiles and More for jQuery

Metro JS is a JavaScript plugin for jQuery developed to easily enable Metro interfaces on the web. This release focuses on Live Tiles, the Application Bar and Theming. It’s early in the development phase, but all features should work on at least IE7+(Win/WinPhone), Firefox, Chrome, Android, Opera, and Safari(OSX/iOS).

Integrate Web Parts into Master Pages

Integrate Web Parts into Master Pages

It would not occur to most power users that web parts can also be added to a Master page, and while this behavior is not available in the SharePoint UI, it can easily be accomplished using SharePoint Designer

„Just the Essentials“ SharePoint Master Pages

„Just the Essentials“ SharePoint Master Page

Every file is heavily commented and provides a lot of information about what code is necessary for various SharePoint functionality and content.

SharePoint Branding & Design: SharePoint 2010 Branding Support File Statistics

SharePoint Branding & Design: SharePoint 2010 Branding Support File Statistics

Have you ever wondered what are the major font types, sizes, colors, and images for SharePoint 2010? This post will cover some of the major statistics that are related to SharePoint Branding.

Make SharePoint intranets beautiful

Make SharePoint intranets beautiful

It used to be said that it was too hard to make SharePoint beautiful, but the following selection of examples show otherwise.