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SharePoint Dev Community (PnP) – January 2019 monthly community call recording

SharePoint development monthly community call is our monthly event for SharePoint developers to stay up to date on the latest changes to SharePoint Dev topics from engineering and community perspective. This monthly community call happens on every second Tuesday of each month and we cover a summary of SharePoint Development engineering news, latest guidance, status in UserVoice, community contributions and other relevant topics.

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This is the recording of SharePoint Dev Ecosystem / Patterns and Practices (PnP) monthly community call from Tuesday 8th of January 2019. Here’s used agenda with direct links to specific sections, if you want to directly jump to a specific topic (will redirect your browser to SharePoint Dev YouTube Channel). The host of this call was Chris Kent (DMI) from the SharePoint PnP Core team.

  • Latest SharePoint community metrics from December 2018 (YouTube, GitHub etc.) – 3:29
  • Latest news and announcements around SharePoint dev – 7:42
  • A quick look on the SharePoint Dev UserVoice top 10 entries – 8:31
  • Community contributors and companies which have been involved with in past month – 13:45
  • Demo – John Sanders (Microsoft) – Section background for modern SharePoint sites – 16:38
  • Demo – Melissa Torres (Microsoft) & Sean Squires (Microsoft) – Latest capabilities on the SharePoint branding and Site Designs – 27:46
  • Q&A – 57:07

Full recording – available from SharePoint Developer YouTube channel –

Presentation slides used in the community call is available from OneDrive.

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SharePoint Team, Microsoft  – 9th of January 2019