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PnP Webcast – Modernizing your classic SharePoint Sites

In this PnP Webcast, we concentrated on the patterns and available tooling on modernizing your existing SharePoint sites from classic experiences to modern experiences. SharePoint engineering is providing open-source tooling to help you to get started with the modernization work. You can find more details on the modernization guidance from

The presentation covers the following discussion points:

  • What exactly is modern SharePoint?
  • Modernization pillars
  • Modernization process

Webcast demo shows the following things:

  • Transforming classic SharePoint site with modern experience
    • Custom branding in team site with theming
    • Customized welcome page
  • Modernization Scanner tool usage
  • Documentation in the platform
  • Modernization Scanner results to understand what can be modernized in site level cross the tenant
  • The outcome of the modernized pages

Webcast presentersBert JansenVesa Juvonen

The presentation used in this webcast is available from the  SharePoint PnP OneDrive account.

Video on YouTube.

Additional resources

See the following resources on the covered topics.

What is SharePoint / Office Dev Patterns & Practices (PnP) webcast series?

SharePoint / Office Dev Patterns and Practices

SharePoint / Office Dev Patterns & Practices (PnP) webcast series covers different patterns, practices, and topics around development with Office 365 and SharePoint. The majority of the topics are valid for the Office 365 and SharePoint on-premises. All webcasts are published at the PnP YouTube channel with additional references to the existing materials.

PnP is a community-driven open source initiative where Microsoft and external community members are sharing their learning’s around implementation practices for Office 365 and SharePoint on-premises (SharePoint Framework and add-in model). Active development and contributions happen in our GitHub repositories. Latest activities and future plans are covered in our monthly community calls which are open to anyone from the community. More details on community calls and open-source projects are available from

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SharePoint Team, Microsoft – 21st of November 2018