Tony is passionate about promoting modern web development technologies to the SharePoint masses. A former SharePoint MVP, Tony has spoken at previous Philly.Net Code Camps, SharePoint Saturdays as well as many local community events such as the Tristate SharePoint User Group and Philly.Net User Group. Tony Testa is currently an independent contractor specializing in Microsoft technologies focusing on SharePoint and .Net
This session will focus on discussing and showing the options you have to customize the SharePoint 2013 search results utilizing the new Result Types and Display Templates. An overview of 2010 customization options will be introduced to help level set and promote the benefit the new features that SharePoint 2013 search brings to the table. A deep dive into the customization options in 2013 will show how you can take the out of the box search results and customize them specific to your needs giving your users that not so out of the box experience. With the new HTML/JS display templates, I’ll show you how modern web technologies such as jQuery, REST, Knockout and AngularJS are now easy to incorporate into the SharePoint search experience.