Gokan Ozcifci MVP about SharePoint: We can create the perfect ecosystem


Gokan Ozcifci, SharePoint MVP, and independent consultant, was a speaker at SharePoint Saturday Warsaw where he talked about bare essentials for Office 365 and hybrid SharePoint deployments. As a followup after the conference we asked him a few questions about his experiences as a MVP, views on the SharePoint community and opinions on the future of SharePoint. Read the interview below!

As a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional what is your experience of having that title? What is the greatest advantage of obtaining it? Is it helpful in professional career? What would you recommend for people trying to earn this distinction? 

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Sessions from SharePoint Saturday Warsaw

We are happy to announce the slide decks from SharePoint Saturday Warsaw are available online. Feel free to browse them below!

The next SharePoint Saturday Warsaw will take place April 1st, 2017. More details will be given soon. Stay tuned!

SharePoint Framework: A new breath for SharePoint development. Part 1: Date Picker


In this post I am not going to focus on how to work with SharePoint API, create a first app, and deploy it because Microsoft already prepared sample projects and documentation together with a 6-part YouTube tutorial (link : http://dev.office.com/sharepoint/docs/spfx/web-parts/get-started/build-a-hello-world-web-part). But, to say it short, I wrote how to run a created project.  Continue reading

SharePoint Saturday Warsaw 2016

logo1noweOn September 17th the first SharePoint Saturday event  ever to be organized in Poland took place in Warsaw. About 200 people turned in to see sessions by Polish and European experts and to take part in workshops on SharePoint and Office 365. Some of the invited guests were: Gokan Ozcifci MVP from Belgium, Gilles Pommier MVP from France, and Thorbjorn Vaerp MCT from Norway.

Share Your Point! was a media partner of this great event. Right now we can assure you there will be the second SharePoint Saturday Warsaw in 2017… and it will be held in a bigger venue, because the hall was packed to its limits!

Below you will find some photos from the conference. For more, follow the link https://1drv.ms/f/s!Ak2XR4lrhCL1q1BykYKe44vDqKCL

Slide decks and videos will follow soon.



New Microsoft tutorials for SharePoint devs


Microsoft released a series of tutorials for SharePoint developers. It’s goal is to help developers in coding and deployment of their apps. Tutorials contain sample code and examples to teach junior devs SharePoint development and showcase them features and development techniques of the SP framework.

There are four tutorials already finished:

Step 1: InfoPath, a sample, its future, and next steps

Step 2: Out of the Box to emulate InfoPath (no-code)

Step 3: Configuration of Out of the Box and slight customization with jQuery

Step 4: Customization with KnockoutJS, HTML5, and MVVM patterns

Furthermore, next 2 steps are in the works:

Step 5: SharePoint Add-In

Step 6: Provider Hosted Add-In

You can find more information on MSDN blog HERE.