Are you looking to learn more about Microsoft Dynamics GP? As the premier accounting and business management software for mid-market companies all over the world, there are a tremendous number of features to it. And with each new version, users are given more beneficial tools to help their businesses succeed.
But you’re busy running your company; you need a quick way to learn more about the software, and to get your questions answered by the experts.
This is why we’ve compiled a list of the best Microsoft Dynamics blogs on the Internet, all full of valuable tips, tricks and tutorials for the popular software. You’ll learn everything you need to know about Microsoft Dynamics GP from some of the brightest minds in the business and, before you know it, you’ll be able to call yourself an expert. What are you waiting for? Check out the top Microsoft Dynamics GP blogs below:
Mark Polino – DynamicAccounting.net
About Mark: He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Microsoft MVP and Dynamics GP consultant, and has a number of certifications that make him one of the leading voices in Dynamics GP. He writes books, columns, articles and more, along with speaking about Dynamics GP.
About the Blog: Called the “premier information site for Microsoft Dynamics GP,” this site offers a ton of information, including weekly tips, SQL scripts, downloads, stories, books, links to job boards, and more. The blog is updated on a regular basis, with multiple posts published on the same day.
Mariano Gomez – The Dynamics GP Blogster
About Mariano: He is a technology professional with more than 15 years of experience delivering ERP implementations and multiplatform systems integrations around Microsoft technologies for organizations all over the world. Mariano is currently the Executive Vice President of Middle Market Solutions at IntellPartners, LLC, a strategic management and technology consulting firm in Atlanta, Georgia.
About the Blog: It’s updated on a regular basis, but Mariano also provides a wealth of important resources, including tutorials, information from conferences, seminars, and a wide variety of other content.
Samuel Matthew – Microsoft Dynamics GP Discussion
About Samuel: He is a software developer with sophisticated programming knowledge. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional with 10+ years of experience in client/server and web technologies and Microsoft Dynamics GP. Samuel is currently the Director of Technology and Development at Eclipse Computing’s US office.
About the Blog: This site has plenty of articles and GP resources, but its best quality might just be its library of YouTube videos, which tell you just about everything you need to know about the newest features of Dynamics GP.
Christina Phillips and Steve Endow – Dynamics GP Land
About Christina and Steve: An MCT with BKD Technologies and an MCT and owner of Precipio Services respectively, Christina and Steve maintain this blog in order to encourage collaboration and knowledge-sharing between Dynamics GP consultants, trainers, and end-users.
About the Blog: This blog’s strength comes from the viewpoints of two authors, though the well thought-out posts and numerous, helpful screenshots also make this a site you need to bookmark.
Kevin Machayya – Microsoft Dynamics Partner Community Blog
About Kevin: He is a 15-year veteran of Microsoft and Great Plains Software – holding various roles in technical support, customer service, and sales operations – and for the past 11 years, he has set his focus on Microsoft Dynamics through a number of partner channels, including partner account management, readiness, marketing, resourcing/staffing, and development programs.
About the Blog: As the official Microsoft Dynamics community blog, this is one of the best resources out there. It’s updated frequently and is packed full of Microsoft Dynamics partner events, information, tips and much more. With his experience, Kevin Machayya knows Microsoft Dynamics GP from just about every angle, making this blog an excellent resource.
Victoria Yudin – Ramblings and Musings of a Dynamics GP MVP
About Victoria: She has 20 years of experience in designing, implementing, integrating, and customizing business management and accounting systems, and started Flexible Solutions, Inc. (a Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner) in order to bring together her experience in accounting and business with her love of technology.
About the Blog: Victoria’s posts are informative (and generate quite a bit of discussion), but this blog is perhaps most valuable for its resources. There are Dynamics GP resources, SQL server resources, a variety of GP reports (inventory SQL views, payables SQL views, etc.), GP tables (company/system tables, GL tables, inventory tables, etc.) and more.
Leslie Vail – Dynamics Confessor
About Leslie: She has been a Microsoft Dynamics GP consultant for 17 years, presenting at many partner and customer technical conferences, along with conducting training classes throughout North America. She is recognized throughout the industry for her product expertise and contributions to the Dynamics community.
About the Blog: In addition to updating the blog on a regular basis, and writing a book called “Developing Microsoft Dynamics GP Business Applications,” Leslie offers a variety of tips on payrolls, data models, and a variety of other tricks of the trade.
Mohammad R. Daoud – Microsoft Dynamics GP Blog
About Mohammad: Working as a Microsoft Dynamics GP consultant since 2004, Mr. Daoud has spent time studying every single aspect of the application technicalities and has successfully implemented functional consultations, analysis, custom development projects and more. He was also named one of the Microsoft Dynamics Top 100 Most Influential People in 2009 by DynamicsWorld.
About the Blog: Mohammad offers a little bit of everything on his blog, covering everything from his customers’ requests to news about the industry (such as Dynamics GP Excel Paste being ranked in the 2013 list of DynamicsWorld Microsoft Dynamics Top 50 Add-Ons).
About myGPcloud: With a complete understanding of today’s mid-market business environment, myGPcloud (developed by RoseASP and its team of experts) is an ERP software vendor that hosts Microsoft Dynamics GP on-demand with impressive results.
About the Blog: Though myGPcloud’s blog offers tips on Dynamics GP, it also provides plenty of writing about cloud ERP systems and their benefits. If you’re interested in understanding how moving to an ERP system can improve your business, be sure to follow myGPcloud’s blog.
Other Helpful GP Blogs
- MSDynamicsWorld.com – In addition to GP information, they cover RMS, NAV, SL, AX, CRM and provide a wealth of articles, white papers and other Dynamics related information.
- ERPSoftwareblog.com – One of the most popular ERP blogs in the world with over 20K visitors a month. This site aggregates a number of thought leaders in the industry for a comprehensive look at ERP topics.
- GPWindow.com - Aggregate of a number of different GP related sites and information.
- http://mbsguru.blogspot.com/ - Reviewing, exploring, and customizing Microsoft Dynamics GP.
- http://vaidymohan.com/ - Microsoft Dynamics GP Consultant
- GP2theMax - Helping users get the “Max” from Microsoft Dynamics GP
Do You Have a Favorite Microsoft Dynamics GP Blog?
Though this list is comprehensive, there are still other Microsoft Dynamics blogs out there that people follow religiously. Do you have a favorite that isn’t included in this list? Let us know in the comments below!