What content should your intranet have? What is important for the end-users? In order to know that, you have to ask them – and observe them. Otherwise there is a risk of focusing on the wrong content.Continue reading “Top Tasks for Your Intranet”
An eternal battle for the intranet team is the content structure.
Every information sender and stakeholder has an opinion about where a page should be in the navigation. Often, you hear things like “The HR manager thinks this page should be a new section tab!”, “We demand that you use exactly this word as a label and it must be put directly under ‘Self service’!”, or “I have decided this must be in the ‘Governing documents’ section!”. Continue reading “Let the end-users have the last say on the intranet content structure”
It’s time to look at the parent page of the content page—the navigation page.
Intranets are usually built in a hierarchical structure, or have at least some navigation choices the end-users perceive as a hierarchy going forward/down in the structure. Search is already the most used navigation model on internet (people do a Google search and go directly to a page with the answer), and intranets will in time follow this trend. But right now, most organisations probably still have classic core menu navigation, from the homepage forward to answers, as the most common way to access content. Continue reading “The “mobile first” intranet (part 4)”
Have you heard the web design term “Mobile first”? It’s a concept where you start with the smallest screen size you want to deliver content to, and then you work your way up.
(This is part 2 in a series about how to build a Mobile first intranet. You can find part 1 here.) Continue reading “The “mobile first” intranet (part 2)”
Next week we will launch the new intranet at Region Skåne. The intranet team is in heaven (and in the next second super scared)!
Below is the final version of the homepage. Continue reading “Our New Intranet Homepage”
Below you can see the homepage on our new intranet, to the left in a smartphone, to the right in the desktop. Continue reading “The difference between the desktop intranet and smartphone intranet”