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Stepping Users into SharePoint file Storage

Some users need extra time to get comfortable with the concept of managing files with metadata, rather than the detailed folder hierarchy structure we tend to have a love/hate relationship with. View Settings Options for a SharePoint Library SharePoint has added a document library view [...]

Odd Scaling that makes your Hero image go Yuck

Caution when using Jigsaw Hero images Stephen Collier has a great article that provides guidance on how to use a single image to span a multi-image Hero web part in SharePoint. He calls them "Jigsaw" images. It is one of my go-to design elements for a site's home page. It presents such a nice, [...]

Be an image Design SuperHero

One of the most valuable things I have in my toolkit is a slick online service Canva is my first line of defense, and I use it constantly. Essentially, every time I need to do something where the deliverable is an image file, I almost always do it in Canva. It is the best $12.95 I spend [...]
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How SharePoint Handles Images

In SharePoint, an image is automatically scaled and cropped to deliver the most readable view. How does this work, and how do you best select or design images to work within this automation?  We’re all familiar with the concept of responsive page design, but I doubt that many of us have [...]