Should you adopt SharePoint Online’s new modern user interface and sacrifice control over the branding?
SharePoint 2013 does not provide a great experience for content publishers out-of-the-box. This is something that we need to address in nearly every intranet project we deliver. There are two main approaches that can be taken: Add some custom editing… read more
Listening to your intranet users is important, but you have to be able to put it all together in a structured business case so that you raise the money and give people what they need.
Aimed at intranet managers and comms professionals, the annual Intranet Now conference took place on Friday 30th September 2016 in London. Here are some tweets by us and by others that we thought you might find interesting.
Sometimes customers ask simple but great questions: “What are the big intranet trends I need to be aware of as I consider rebuilding our corporate intranet?”. As intranet practitioners it’s very easy to become immersed in detail and forget the bigger picture. This question made me think.
The digital workplace doesn’t reach everyone. The most efficient way of working isn’t always adopted. Companies are doing real-world work and prioritise their projects, deliverables, and customers over digital workflows.
Usability research with new users shows that Office 365 intranets are hard to get around because the main menu icon is an unknown feature and often ignored.
Business strategy comes first, and then take a look at how wireframe prototyping can help you rapidly develop and test your intranet designs. Synopsis of opening keynote presented at Intranätdagarna conference in Stockholm.
Visual design is more than choosing colours and getting the ‘look n feel’ right. There are four crucual reaons why visual design is so important to intranet success and employee engagement.
‘Design’ is much more than just how your intranet looks, it’s about how it works. Prototypes help stakeholders and end users understand and critique layout and interaction, helping us create an intranet that meets expectations.