Tag Archives: documentation

Get Around Dev Docs Faster

Zip around our dev docs even faster! We've made some improvements to the navigation in the Developer Docs portal.

The New AppExchange Publishing Experience


We sent the AppExchange publishing experience to the gym. It’s back — lighter, leaner, and ready for your app, Lightning component, or consulting service. We can’t wait to show you what’s new.

Introducing Mobile SDK Trail for Trailhead

Trailhead has been a great tool for Salesforce Administrators and Developers to grow their skill set. Adding to this journey, I am excited to announce the release of a brand new trail for Salesforce Mobile SDK. The Salesforce Mobile SDK trail includes 5 different modules and covers topics ranging from native iOS/Android development, to hybrid and […]

Introducing the New Salesforce1 Mobile App Admin Guide

Salesforce1 Mobile App Admin Guide

Hey, Salesforce administrators! Just in time for Dreamforce and the Winter '15 release, we have a new incarnation of the Salesforce1 Mobile App Admin Guide, designed for you, our point-and-click heroes! So, what's new about it? The biggest change is in its content. First, we've revised its scope. The previous Salesforce1 App Admin Guide focused […]

New Release Notes Spotlight Highlights Top Winter ’15 Features

Force.com Release Notes Winter

The new Winter '15 Release Notes Spotlight provides a quick overview of the most important new features and updates. Check it out!

Better Documentation through Mind Mapping

I first heard about using mind mapping during a documentation refactoring project. And I admit that at first, I had a very Scrooge-like reaction. "Bah humbug! What is this new-fangled mind map thing? I'm sure it'll turn out to be a lot of work and won't help us at all." I stand corrected on both […]

Get Started with Salesforce Identity

Get Started with Salesforce Identity Features

Learn how Salesforce Identity features fit together to provide coordinated user authorization management and access to third party apps. Start using My Domain, connected apps, and the App Launcher together for a streamlined user experience. And, find out more about other features like Identity Connect for Active Directory user synchronization, custom login pages, two-factor authentication, mobile apps, and reporting.

Watch and Learn: New Videos for Summer ’13


The Doc team's video makers put out an astonishing 13 new videos for Summer '13!  Enjoy! Forecast Accurately with Collaborative Forecasts Find out how to maneuver around Collaborative Forecasts so that you can reach your sales goals. Chatter in Apex Learn how to create a custom user interface that displays two Chatter feeds side by […]

New Force.com Formula Tip Sheet – Reduce Your Formula Size!


Ever created a formula you were happy with, only to have it run up against the formula size limits? Did it have too many characters, or was its compile size too big? If you need help streamlining your formulas, we're pleased to announce our newest tip sheet for Summer '13: Tips for Reducing Formula Size […]

A Writer’s Guide to Surviving Agile Software Development

Many writers are trying to figure out how to meet deadlines, write quality documentation, and stay sane as their software companies switch from the traditional "waterfall" method of development to the increasingly popular Agile methodology. An industry of consultants caters to making developers and product managers successful with Agile, but there is limited—if any—information on how writers can cope […]