What’s new for SharePoint from Microsoft Ignite 2018

Microsoft continues to repeat the same success formula year after year, revealing the most waited features for SharePoint on Microsoft Ignite and this edition was no exception. Modern SharePoint is getting mature and with all the new features being released during the next month’s it is finally ready to host the intranets of the future. Below you will find a resume of everything that caught my eye. News – To empower employee engagement News has received a lot of love from the SharePoint team over the last months and this Ignite the romance continued, with new features being announced to empower the employee engagement even further. News Links – Enables you to share any content including external content as News Audience targeting – Not everything is important for every user, apply audience targeting to your news and deliver the correct information to the correct user Organizational News – Publish important articles with the visual Tags that designate organizational news New web parts Personalized information drives employment engagement and Microsoft knows it well. This Ignite were announced a few web parts with tailored information for the connected user. (Thanks Microsoft Graph 😊) Personalized Views of Recent Documents Personalized Views of Recent Sites Personalized News “Old school” web parts were not forgotten and there are a few new ones as well like: Yammer Conversations Countdown Timer Connected Web Parts – Web Parts will be able to interact with each other and change the settings based on the content selection Layout and branding options Mega Menu – Enrich the site navigation with no fly-outs, display multiple hierarchy levels at once Personalized Footer New header layouts – Get back some of the vertical space with the new compact layout New Page background sections – Highlight your content with clear content divisions Page Designs – Crete consistent experiences by using the Page Designs, this new feature allows the creation of predefined layouts for your pages Central Asset Library – Host your organization images on central place so anyone can find them Hub Sites and Admin Center Hub sites are the new concept for modern SharePoint … Continue reading What’s new for SharePoint from Microsoft Ignite 2018