Microsoft SharePoint 2013 App Development

Book description

Your guide to designing apps that extend the capabilities of your SharePoint site.

Take advantage of the most important new concept in Microsoft SharePoint 2013--the app. Led by two SharePoint experts, you’ll learn development techniques such as building app lists, creating event handlers, and the major classes in the object model that provide access to content stored in SharePoint.

Get expert guidance on how to: 

  • Best design an app
  • Develop a SharePoint-hosted app
  • Develop a developer- hosted app
  • Create and use lists
  • Support notifications
  • Program a client-side app with JavaScript
  • Establish user security and SharePoint application security

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 App Development is available for downloading as PDF & EPUB format.


Book content

  • Chapter 1. Introducing SharePoint Apps
  • Chapter 2. Client-side Programming
  • Chapter 3. SharePoint App Security
  • Chapter 4. Developing SharePoint Apps

About Author

SCOT HILLIER, is an independent consultant and Microsoft SharePoint Most Valuable Professional, focused on creating solutions for Information Workers with SharePoint, Microsoft Office, and related Microsoft .NET technologies. He is the author/coauthor of 15 books and DVDs on Microsoft technologies, including Inside Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Scot splits his time between consulting on SharePoint projects, speaking at SharePoint events such as Tech Ed, and delivering training for SharePoint Developers. Scot is a former United States Navy submarine officer and graduate of the Virginia Military Institute. He can be reached at

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