This chapter discussed how to develop layout templates in both Ext and Plugins SDK, and how to build themes in Plugins SDK. It first introduced how to build layout templates in Ext. Then it discussed how to build layout templates and themes in Plugins SDK and how to add Velocity services in themes. Finally, it addressed how to use Plugins SDK in an efficient way.
In the next chapter, we're going to discuss how to build a portal instance—Social Office.