Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Promote and recommend SharePoint content


So where do you currently go to look for pointers on various SharePoint content…? There are so many sites which claim to provide links to "good" SharePoint content that it's hard to keep count. Why not have a central place where users can recommend various content on functionality related to SharePoint Products and Technologies and then other users can recommend that content if they find it useful... Kinda like how digg.com currently does it.

Well, this concept is now a reality! SharePointPedia.com was launched a couple of weeks ago and it contains community driven content recommendations. It doesn't have that much content out there yet, but it's growing steadily. You can be a part of it as well and submit or recommend content. It's as simple as signing up on the site. Here's a snapshot of how it currently looks:

Monday, November 12, 2007

SharePoint Information Worker Conference 2008




Early bird registration for the SharePoint Information Worker Conference 2008 is available until December 1.

$1,495 USD will get you full access to the world's only SharePoint Conference dedicated 100% to non-technical content.

This conference is the business and power-user's dream conference. We will have numerous topics on features and functionality and how to apply them to solve business problems. We will also have several in-depth case studies from companies that have been wringing every bit of value possible out of the SharePoint product line.

Our speakers will include experts from SharePoint Solutions, Microsoft, Project Performance Corporation, SharePoint MVPs and others from government and industry.

Finally, the conference venue, Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Hotel, is truly a one-of-a-kind place to visit. Inside the hotel are nine acres of lush, indoor gardens, shopping and restaurants. The multiple indoor atriums and gardens have year-round climate control so that it is enjoyable no matter what the weather is outside!

If you are interested in the business aspects and application of MOSS and WSS, don't miss this conference. Go here to get more information and register.