What is an intranet?
Read up on this simple and straightforward definition of “intranet” which skips the technobabble and wordy definitions.
What is a social intranet?
Read the definitive explanation of “social intranet,” written in plain English, and ignore the hype and marketing mumbo-jumbo.
Planning & building
Communicating your intranet requirements
Skip the 100-page list of feature requirements and use this simple, human approach to requirements based on real-world use-cases.
Hiring an intranet manager
Great intranets start with great intranet managers. Start your hunt for the perfect person with these sample job descriptions.
Engagement & adoption
15 ways to engage users in building an intranet
Use these concrete tips to engage, excite and build shared ownership amongst your users. You’ll also end up with a better intranet.
9 tips for a successful social intranet pilot
Use these ideas, culled from real-world experiences, to guide your social intranet pilot. A good pilot leads to a good launch.
Theory & practice: How to encourage usage in your organization
Understand the psychological theory behind social intranet user adoption and read about fascinating real-world examples.
How to transition your intranet project to an intranet program
The value of your intranet grows over time, provided you take the right steps towards continuous improvement.
4 simple questions for governing collaborative content
Before user-generated content grows out of control create a grounded approach for managing group pages.
Remarkable Intranet Adoption at Assiniboine Credit Union (ACU)
In this 8-minute webinar recap, see inside ACU’s intranet, while they tell you how they have achieved remarkable results — including 93% of employees using their intranet every day.
Learn by doing
Information architecture (IA) how-to
- How-to guide for intranet content audits
- How-to guide for intranet card sorting
- How-to guide for intranet task testing
- Activity streams vs. intranet information architecture