SharePoint Home Experience: Sneak peek

The Future of SharePoint event was awesome, we can all agree on that.¬†Go SharePoint! Things are moving fast now. The new SharePoint home experience started rolling out to a selection of First Release tenants. Lucky enough I am able to get a sneak peek! Let’s take a quick look shall we ūüôā

The Site, oh no wait! SharePoint tile opens up:



Can you feel the excitement? SPHome2

Oh man!


I can’t take it any longer! Let’s click on Get Started:



Nice! Here we are. The brand new and shinny SharePoint Online Home experience. I can see my frequently¬†visited sites with the latest activity. Seems like I am the only¬†one working at Sparked¬†right. Don’t tell anyone ūüėČ I really love the integration with the Office Graph. Nice to see these statistics, and valuable information, outside of Delve. The left side displays the sites¬†I am following, and easily can unfollow, and corporate links. The bottom of the screen contains suggested sites:SPHome5

Clicking on an item immediately opens another tab with the document in Office Online. There is also a great Smart Search available. I am going to look for a functional design (functioneel ontwerp in Dutch):


These are the last three files I actually worked with so that’s great. Results aimed at the person searching for content. Let’s click on Show more results:



The link See All opens more results with a paging. The classic results page opens the regular SharePoint Search Center. That’s it for now folks. Hope you enjoyed the sneak peak! Stay tuned for more.


You Might Also Like


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.