Michael Kophs – Partner Technology Strategist
Did you know the latest version of SharePoint Online includes some very cool custom branding options? Impress your Office 365 customers by giving their SharePoint sites a familiar look and feel, that showcases their own brand and colors. Following is an example of the cool out-of-box options that you have on SharePoint Online (and SharePoint 2013 on-premises). Below that, are some examples of using SharePoint Online’s built in “Design Manager” to take your customer’s branding to the next level (some coding required, but still very simple).
To quickly add a custom theme:
You’ve explored the above “out-of-box” customizations, but you still need some more customization. Now you need to hire an expensive SharePoint branding expert to apply custom master pages, site layouts and more, right? WRONG!!! With SharePoint Online’s new "Design Manager” feature, you can leverage awesome new features like “Snippet Gallery” to easily generate your own code (through a GUI interface) and copy your code “snippets” into your new custom master page!
For more information, you can view a recording I did on custom branding options in SharePoint Online here:
Cloud 1-2-3 Webinar Series (choose session 12, Tech Dive into SharePoint Online Part 2)