Hello O365 World, I’m Marky.
The point ?
The reason for this blog is to help me document and track my discovery as an IBM XPages Web Developer looking into the world of being a Web Developer learning O365 and SharePoint online.
I am an IBM Champion and have been for 3 years, I have spoken at multiple international and local conferences on XPages and Web development technologies such as Angular.js, WebSockets and jQuery. Over the time I have met many people who are concerned that their skills are non-transferrable. I have always maintained that being a Web Developer first and a boutique backend developer second gives you transferable skills.
I guess we will find out.
Here’s the information I have been given to get started
- Overview of Apps for SharePoint: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp179930.aspx
- Build your first app: https://msdn.microsoft.com/EN-US/library/office/fp142379.aspx
- Create a mail add-in for Outlook with Napa Office 365 Development Tools
- Your dev site: (Our internal O365 site)
Having used Eclipse and WebStorm for a number of years here goes nothing……