Your privacy matters: This site uses cookies to analyze site usage and provide social media features. Learn More.

Branding SharePoint 2013 Sites

SHPT-352 (4 Days)

Request Pricing

Branding SharePoint 2013 Sites Training Overview

Accelebrate's SharePoint Branding course teaches web designers and advanced SharePoint users how to design individual pages and brand websites in a SharePoint 2013 environment.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Branding SharePoint 2013 Sites Training Objectives

All students will:

  • Gain branding, website design, and usability best practices.
  • Explore the similarities and differences between Team sites and Publishing sites.
  • Learn how SharePoint 2013 processes pages in a SharePoint site by integrating .aspx pages together with master pages and CSS.
  • Work with CSS in SharePoint.
  • Understand what the Design Manager is and its role in branding SharePoint Publishing sites.
  • Customize master pages in a SharePoint 2013 environment.
  • Create custom page layouts.
  • Use web parts and style them using CSS and XSLT.
  • Customize content display in SharePoint 2013 using display templates.
  • Implement a responsive design to optimize a SharePoint site across devices.
  • Create and apply a customized composed look to a team site.
  • Learn advanced publishing features.

Branding SharePoint 2013 Sites Training Outline

Expand All | Collapse All | Printer-Friendly

Introduction
Branding and Website Design
Determining the target audiences
Cross-browser compatibility
Web designer tools for HTML and CSS
Tablets and mobile devices
What do you need to know about HTML5?
SharePoint and Branding Assets Overview
SharePoint Site Fundamentals
Understanding Team Sites
Site Columns and Content Types
Understanding Publishing Sites
Navigation in a Publishing Site
Branding in SharePoint
Team Site Design Assets
Applying a Composed Look
Publishing Site Design Assets
Applying a new Master
Using CSS in SharePoint 2013
Quick review of CSS
CSS in SharePoint
Styling a SharePoint site using a custom CSS file
Reverse Engineering HTML and CSS
Writing and maintaining CSS for SharePoint
Introduction to Design Manager
Introduction to Design Manager
Mapping a drive to a Publishing site
Converting HTML pages into Master Pages
Working with Design Manager Snippets
Other Design Manager Features
Design Packages
Master Pages in SharePoint 2013
Master Pages in SharePoint 2013
Creating Custom Master Pages
Designing your own Starter Master Page
Page Layouts
Overview of Page Layouts
Creating Page-derived Content Types
Creating Page Layouts with SharePoint Designer
Creating Page Layouts with Design Manger
Configuring Page Layouts in a Publishing Site
Web Parts and XSLT
Overview of Web Parts in SharePoint 2013
The Table of Content Web Part
The Summary Links Web Part
The Content Query Web Part
Customizing Web Part Display using XSLT
Display Templates in SharePoint 2013
World’s Fastest JavaScript Primer
Creating a Display Template for a Standard List
Display Templates used in SharePoint 2013
Using Display Templates with Search Results
Using the Content Web Search (CBS) Web Part
Responsive Design and Device Channels
Introduction to Responsive Design
Understanding Media Queries
Device Channel Configuration for Mobile
Customizing Page Layouts with Device Channels
Composed Looks
Anatomy of a Composed Look
Modifying a Composed Look
Creating an .spcolor file using the Color Palette Tool
Creating an .spfont file for a custom Composed Look
Creating and Configuring Custom Composed Looks
Packaging and Distribution
Advanced Publishing SharePoint Features
Understanding SharePoint SEO Features
Adding Multilingual Support using Variations
Understanding the Use of Catalog Sites
Implementing Cross-site Publishing
Conclusion
Request Pricing

Lecture percentage

40%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

60%

Lab

Course Number:

SHPT-352

Duration:

4 Days

Prerequisites:

All attendees should have a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS. It is also recommended (but not required) that students have previous experience with SharePoint, working with team sites and/or publishing sites, as well as web design tool such as SharePoint Designer or Dreamweaver.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware covering all subjects in the course.

Software Requirements:

  • Each student will need a separate environment (either local or virtual) with a full installation of SharePoint Server 2013 (SharePoint Online E3 or E4 works just fine).  We will provide detailed specifications for the student environment, including:
    • 64-bit processor with at least 4 cores
    • At least 24 GB RAM (32 GB or more RAM recommended)
    • SharePoint Server 2013 installed, including a 64-bit Windows Server 2012 operating system and a SQL Server 2012 database, and also client tools such as Internet Explorer, Office 2013, and Visual Studio 2013.
  • SharePoint Designer 2013 and Office 2013
  • During the process of scheduling the class, we will host a conference call with you to discuss setup options.

Contact Us:

Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

For pricing and to learn more, please contact us.

Contact Us

Toll-free in US/Canada:
877 849 1850
International:
+1 678 648 3113

Toll-free in US/Canada:
866 566 1228
International:
+1 404 420 2491

925B Peachtree Street, NE
PMB 378
Atlanta, GA 30309-3918
USA

Subscribe to our Newsletter:

Never miss the latest news and information from Accelebrate:

Microsoft Partner

Please see our complete list of
Microsoft Official Courses

Recent Training Locations

Alabama

Huntsville

Montgomery

Birmingham

Alaska

Anchorage

Arizona

Phoenix

Tucson

Arkansas

Fayetteville

Little Rock

California

San Francisco

Oakland

San Jose

Orange County

Los Angeles

Sacramento

San Diego

Colorado

Denver

Boulder

Colorado Springs

Connecticut

Hartford

DC

Washington

Florida

Fort Lauderdale

Miami

Jacksonville

Orlando

Saint Petersburg

Tampa

Georgia

Atlanta

Augusta

Savannah

Idaho

Boise

Illinois

Chicago

Indiana

Indianapolis

Iowa

Ceder Rapids

Des Moines

Kansas

Wichita

Kentucky

Lexington

Louisville

Louisiana

Banton Rouge

New Orleans

Maine

Portland

Maryland

Annapolis

Baltimore

Hagerstown

Frederick

Massachusetts

Springfield

Boston

Cambridge

Michigan

Ann Arbor

Detroit

Grand Rapids

Minnesota

Saint Paul

Minneapolis

Mississippi

Jackson

Missouri

Kansas City

St. Louis

Nebraska

Lincoln

Omaha

Nevada

Reno

Las Vegas

New Jersey

Princeton

New Mexico

Albuquerque

New York

Buffalo

Albany

White Plains

New York City

North Carolina

Charlotte

Durham

Raleigh

Ohio

Canton

Akron

Cincinnati

Cleveland

Columbus

Dayton

Oklahoma

Tulsa

Oklahoma City

Oregon

Portland

Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh

Philadelphia

Rhode Island

Providence

South Carolina

Columbia

Charleston

Spartanburg

Greenville

Tennessee

Memphis

Nashville

Knoxville

Texas

Dallas

El Paso

Houston

San Antonio

Austin

Utah

Salt Lake City

Virginia

Richmond

Alexandria

Arlington

Washington

Tacoma

Seattle

West Virginia

Charleston

Wisconsin

Madison

Milwaukee

Alberta

Edmonton

Calgary

British Columbia

Vancouver

Nova Scotia

Halifax

Ontario

Ottawa

Toronto

Quebec

Montreal

Puerto Rico

San Juan

© 2013-2019 Accelebrate, Inc. All Rights Reserved. All trademarks are owned by their respective owners.