How to present SharePoint end users with helpful content without adding an app or a trusted solution

Almost every community of SharePoint users would benefit from a method of exposing helpful information directly to end users within the computing environment, itself. But an obstacle usually impedes this effort. The problem is most methods require the installation of either an app, or a full trust farm solution. By “app” I am referring to a computing process rather than the usual way apps are discussed with reference to SharePoint 2013, or to SharePoint Online, Office 365. A document library, or a list is actually considered an “app” in both of these SharePoint computing environments. But there is no reason…
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Subscribers to SharePoint-Videos Can Now Track Their Progress Through Courses of Training

One of the challenges of self paced training is finding the inspiration to continue through a set of learning objectives. A lot of research has shown positive reinforcement to be the best method of providing individuals with the momentum they need to attain difficult objectives like this one. The best way of delivering positive reinforcement is through an award system. All of us at SharePoint-Videos are pleased to announce the addition of a curricula tracking system for all of the content on SharePoint-Videos. Our system works as follows: any subscriber accessing any one of the 852 video tutorials exclusively on…
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Providing SharePoint Users with an In-Context, On Demand Training Resource Should be a Component of an Adoption Plan

SharePoint-Videos created the VisualSP™, Help System for SharePoint 2010 and 2013. VisualSP provides SharePoint with an in-context, on demand method of satisfying the needs of SharePoint end users to consume training content when and where they need it. But other types of training systems can be equipped with similar features. For example, enterprise organizations can purchase group, or multi-user subscriptions to all of the content on SharePoint-Videos.com. It makes a lot of sense to include either a group or a multi-user subscription to our content in an in-context, on demand container. As Asif Rehmani, SharePoint MVP and MCT has pointed…
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