You should NOT be writing jQuery in SharePoint if…

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/02/22/you-should-not-be-writing-jquery-in-sharepoint-ifhellip.aspx Yes… another one of these posts. What can I say? I’m a pot stirrer.. a rabble rouser *rabble rabble* jQuery in SharePoint seems to be a fairly polarizing issue with one side thinking it is the most awesome thing since Princess Leia as the slave girl in Return of the Jedi and the other half thinking it is the worst idea since Mannequin 2: On the Move. The correct answer is OF COURSE “it depends”. But what are those deciding factors that make jQuery an awesome fit or leave a bad taste in your mouth? Let’s Continue reading You should NOT be writing jQuery in SharePoint if…

SharePoint For Newbie Developers: Code Scope

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/02/21/sharepoint-for-newbie-developers-code-scope.aspx So, I continue to try to come up with diagrams and information to help new SharePoint developers wrap their heads around this SharePoint beast, especially when those newer to development are on my team. To that end, I drew up the below diagram to help some of our junior devs understand where/when code is being executed in SharePoint at a high level. Note that I say “High Level”… This is a simplistic diagram that can get a LOT more complicated if you want to dive in deeper.  For my lesson it served its purpose well. So, Continue reading SharePoint For Newbie Developers: Code Scope

SharePoint Saved My Puppy

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/02/16/sharepoint-saved-my-puppy.aspx The SharePoint journeys video contest ends today, and I thought I’d submit my video about how SharePoint has changed my life. The video has not been approved yet for some reason, so I thought I’d post it quickly here… When it does get approved, please be sure to rate it.  Thank you SharePoint for giving me back my puppy… Maybe we can start a write-in campaign or something???  And be nice.. it’s all in good fun.

Juniper Strategy, LLC is hiring SharePoint Developers…

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/02/15/juniper-strategy-llc-is-hiring-sharepoint-developershellip.aspx Isn’t everybody these days? It seems as though there are definitely more jobs than qualified devs these days, but yes, we are looking for a few good devs to help round out our burgeoning SharePoint team. Juniper Strategy is located in the DC area, however we will consider remote devs for the right fit. This is your chance to get in on the ground floor of a bright company that truly “gets it” when it comes to SharePoint, Project Management, and Information Assurance. We need like-minded people who “get it”, enjoy it, and who are looking Continue reading Juniper Strategy, LLC is hiring SharePoint Developers…