This is definitely a newbie guide. So you are not expected to know anything about Liferay. This will take you from zero knowledge to an extent that you can start playing and exploring the features of Liferay. Sandeep Nair, the author of this book distills the Top-5 feature of Liferay you must know out of the zillion features the product documentation will teach you. For me this was a book that I finished during my commute time as this is 54 pages cover to cover.
Here are the Top-5 features that you must know about Liferay according to Sandeep in this newbie guide to Liferay:
- Content management and workflow
- Document management
- OpenSocial gadgets
- Dynamic Data Lists