SharePoint Maven Podcast

SharePoint Maven Podcast

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SharePoint and Office 365 tips, tricks and best practices


SharePoint is not about templates!
Jul 3 • 7 min
In Episode # 12 of SharePoint Maven Podcast, I discuss the subject of SharePoint Site Templates. To be precise, I cover 5 reasons why you should NOT be obsessed with the site templates and should give it a second thought before you purchase or download…
Is it OK to sync files using OneDrive Sync client?
Jun 26 • 13 min
In Episode # 11 of SharePoint Maven podcast I answer the question on whether or not it is OK to synchronize files from SharePoint and OneDrive using the OneDrive sync client. Please reference the following blog posts for some background information:…
SharePoint Mobile App vs. OneDrive Mobile App
Jun 19 • 6 min
In this short Episode # 10 of SharePoint Maven podcast I compare OneDrive mobile app vs. SharePoint mobile app. You might need just one or both, depending on the type of content you need to access. For more info, please reference this blog post:…
Questions from the field - How to access documents in SharePoint Online
Jun 12 • 14 min
In Episode # 9 of SharePoint Maven Podcast I once again answer the most frequent questions I receive from my clients and loyal blog followers. Today, I explain a few different ways (five to be exact) on how to access documents in SharePoint Online. Please…
Why you should stop mapping SharePoint Document Libraries
Jun 5 • 11 min
In Episode # 8 of SharePoint Maven Podcast I explain why you should stop mapping SharePoint Document Libraries as network drives. Unfortunately this is still a very common practice and you should not really be mapping document libraries if you want your…
Team Site or Communication Site?
May 29 • 7 min
In this short Episode # 7 of SharePoint Maven podcast I explain the difference between the two site templates we have in modern SharePoint: Team Site and Communication Site. For additional reading and information, please reference this blog post:…
OneDrive or SharePoint?
May 22 • 8 min
In Episode # 6, I answer the second most frequent question I get from my clients and loyal blog followers (after “Where does your accent come from?”). The question is: Should we migrate documents to SharePoint or OneDrive? If you had a similar one - you…
Why I stick to SharePoint Out of the Box
May 15 • 10 min
In this episode I explain the 5 major reasons on why I stick to SharePoint Out of the Box (OOTB). These are the reasons behind not just my SharePoint implementation philosophy, but also a business model. For more info, please reference this blog post:…
Should you brand SharePoint?
May 8 • 13 min
In Episode # 4 of SharePoint Maven podcast I go over an age-old question of whether or not you should be branding SharePoint. Specifically, custom branding using custom coding and third-party themes. Impact of custom branding on the implementation…
Questions from the field - Sites, Libraries and Metadata
May 1 • 23 min
In this third episode of the SharePoint Maven podcast, I answer the most frequent questions I receive from my clients and loyal blog followers. Today, I answer the questions on the number of SharePoint sites, the number of document libraries, and whether…
Hub Sites vs. Subsites in SharePoint Online
Apr 24 • 20 min
In this second episode of SharePoint Maven podcast I draw a comparison between Hub Sites and Subsites in SharePoint Online and share with you 5 reasons why you should stick to modern sites and build Hub Sites in your SharePoint Online environment.
My first podcast – SharePoint Online or SharePoint On-Prem?
Apr 17 • 13 min
In this first episode of SharePoint Maven Podcast I discuss the topic of SharePoint Online vs. SharePoint On-Prem. While this used to be a debate for a while now, it is no longer one, thanks to the ongoing pandemic and everyone working from home. For you…