SharePoint 2016 Branding and Customization Training

Level: Advanced
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In today’s market, it is critical that organizations maintain brand recognition to stay competitive. In this SharePoint training course, you learn how to publish SharePoint sites while adhering to corporate identity standards, employ custom HTML, CSS, Master Pages, and page layouts to reflect your company's brand, and turn your SharePoint site into a rich, interactive experience.t

Key Features of this SharePoint Branding & Customization Training:

  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included
  • After-course computing sandbox included
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit

You Will Learn How To:

  • Maintain organizational brand standards when publishing SharePoint sites
  • Apply rapid changes with Composed Looks, Design Manager, and Managed Navigation
  • Integrate custom HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) into Master Pages and page layouts
  • Enable cross-site publishing and search-driven Web Parts

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  • 4-day instructor-led training course
  • One-on-one after-course instructor coaching
  • After-course computing sandbox
  • Tuition can be paid later by invoice -OR- at the time of checkout by credit card
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Standard $3285 CAD

Government $2890 CAD




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Important SharePoint Branding & Customization Course Information

  • Requirements

    • Basic knowledge of SharePoint
  • Recommended Experience

    • Familiarity with Web layout design and experience with Web layout tools
  • Software

    • This course is running SharePoint Designer 2013
    • Concepts covered in this course are applicable in Office365

SharePoint Branding & Customization Course Outline

  • Introduction and Overview

    Analyzing SharePoint 2013 branding

    • Defining fundamental changes to the design process
    • Addressing the role of the Design Manager
    • Achieving professional results with Composed Looks

    Exploring content management features

    • Enhancing content authoring with search-driven solutions
    • Making content widely available with cross-site publishing
    • Generating friendly URLs with Managed Navigation

    Planning the design process

    • Gathering technical requirements
    • Forming an information architecture strategy
    • Creating a wireframe prototype
  • Employing the New Branding Method

    Evaluating WYSIWYG options

    • Identifying the new role of SharePoint Designer
    • Integrating alternate HTML editors

    Making use of new SharePoint 2013 design features

    • Modifying the style with Composed Looks
    • Setting colour palettes, font schemes and background images with themes

    Extending design possibilities

    • Activating the Design Manager
    • Targeting multiple devices with Device Channels
  • Applying Custom HTML and CSS

    Defining HTML and CSS structure

    • Utilizing external, internal and inline styles
    • Analyzing specificity to determine applied styles
    • Implementing HTML5 and CSS3 standards in SharePoint

    Taking advantage of browser-based tools

    • Locating and modifying CSS with browser-based tools
    • Identifying improvements to SharePoint markup

    Site customization with Composed Looks

    • Comparing Composed Looks and themes
    • Creating a custom Composed Look
  • Integrating the publishing model

    Working with publishing site templates for enterprise content management

    • Adding pages and editing content
    • Migrating content from Microsoft Office
    • Streamlining content authoring with publishing workflows

    Composing page templates

    • Defining publishing content types
    • Editing and creating page layouts
    • Leveraging catalogue page layouts for cross-site publishing
  • Achieving a Branded Site

    Uncovering Master Pages

    • Rendering default regions with content placeholders
    • Modifying Master Pages in a Composed Look

    Tailoring Master Pages

    • Editing HTML in the table-based layout
    • Updating page layouts and background images

    Creating a fully branded Master Page

    • Converting custom HTML to override styles
    • Generating HTML snippets with the Design Manager
  • Presenting Dynamic Content

    Displaying content with search-driven Web Parts

    • Building search queries through site settings
    • Placing Content Search Web Parts on Category Pages

    Merging content from multiple locations

    • Rolling up content with the Content Query Web Part
    • Aggregating content based on context

    Rendering content for multiple browsers and devices

    • Configuring Device Channels
    • Delivering device-specific pages
  • Designing and Deploying Custom Solutions

    Extending the user experience

    • Achieving fluid design with HTML5
    • Enhancing user interaction with jQuery

    Deploying your brand with ease

    • Distributing branding elements with Design Packages
    • Working with solution galleries

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SharePoint Branding & Customization Training FAQs

  • Can I learn to brand and customize SharePoint sites online?

    Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want, including online training.

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