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Dave FisherDec 05, 2014< 1 min read

5 Ways SharePoint Display Templates are like Shakira

You've probably heard this comparison a thousand times, but SharePoint Display Templates are just like Shakira. Here's why:


SharePoint Display Template





Display Templates leverage SharePoint Search and Content Search Web Parts to make your site way more effective.

There are lots of online searches for Shakira.


Display Templates are completely customizable and make SharePoint content look really good.

Shakira looks really good.


SharePoint starts with 'Sha'.

Shakira starts with 'Sha'.


Since Display Templates are based on Search, multilingual content will be displayed only in the user's preferred language

Shakira is bilingual.

Intranet Design

Using Content Search Web Parts and Managed Navigation to aggregate and show data via Display Templates is the best way to standardize the appearance of your SharePoint Intranet.

Shakira's hips don't lie.

Learn More

You can learn more about Display Templates and CSWPs in our other blog posts here.

You can learn more about Shakira here.


Dave Fisher

Currently based in North Carolina, Dave Fisher, Aerie's founder, plays a variety of critical roles at Aerie, from developing new business and managing client relationships to back-end office logistics. “I try to give our team the tools and atmosphere so they can do what they do best,” he says. “I love how every project is unique — and it’s fun going to companies, learning what they do, understanding their needs and challenges, then being part of their success.”