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Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013

By : Johnny Tordgeman
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Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013

By: Johnny Tordgeman

Overview of this book

SharePoint 2013 feels like a of fresh air, offering many new features and changes over older versions. Among these new features is a completely revamped search engine. "Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013" is a quick-start guide to creating search-driven applications using the new and exciting features that have revolutionized the SharePoint enterprise search experience. "Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013" is a fast-paced, practical, hands-on guide to the world of enterprise search in SharePoint 2013. With step-by-step tutorials and real-world examples, this book will give you a head start creating fresh and exciting search-driven applications using SharePoint 2013's new search engine. "Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013" is an accelerated way to create search-driven applications for SharePoint 2013. By covering the basics first and gradually covering all search related topics, this book will be your guide through the world of SharePoint's enterprise search. Furthermore, you will learn how to use the powerful feature of Query Rules to create smart conditions that help respond to user's search queries intelligently. We will also discuss how to style search results and make them stand out, how to index external content so it will be searchable using SharePoint's powerful search engine, and how to use the new client side search APIs, which will allow us to take advantage of search in Apps, the new development model for SharePoint 2013. After reading Learning Search-driven Application Development with SharePoint 2013, you will understand what it takes to create applications that use search as a content provider. Using applications that are based on real world examples and step-by-step tutorials, you'll get hands-on experience in developing search driven applications.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)

About the Reviewer

Samuel Zuercher [MVP] (SharePoint MVP since 2011) works as a Senior Consultant at Experts Inside, Switzerland, an international company he founded with another SharePoint MVP, Christian Glessner. He has been working with SharePoint since early 2006 and has in-depth knowledge from Version 2.0 onward. He also holds certifications for every SharePoint version since then. As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, he often trains people, from end users to technical specialists. Additionally, he founded the Swiss SharePoint Community, is one of the main drivers of Collaboration Days, and runs the blog sharepointszu.com. He speaks about SharePoint in a variety of events all over the world. In his job, he is involved in many SharePoint projects from concept to rollout and has a lot of experience. His specialty is information and system architecture, no-code solutions, and social collaboration. You can reach him via e-mail at , Twitter at @SharePointSzu, or a variety of platforms such as Xing, LinkedIn, or Facebook.