August 15, 2011
One of the aspects of web application development I am really passionate about is creating user interfaces that are clean, simple, and intuitive to use. With the addition of a new exciting tool I have been able to deliver Force.com web applications that provide a much richer and faster user experience than ever before.
After simply click and dragging a line item to a new position, a loading spinner above the list provides feedback that the new sort order is being updated in the database and then voila! The order the user sees on their screen is now what they will get when they create an invoice. No partial-page refreshes, no blocking the user interface while the page is talking back to the controller, and best of all it is FAST!
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