Organisations are almost always better served by separating out the design and the CMS, and sourcing these from different providers.
Archives for design
An intranet homepage policy is tool that can provide some welcome support to intranet managers as well as providing a clear direction to business units…
It is not enough to focus an intranet redesign on just the home page, global navigation and page layout.
The industry is finally accepting responsibility for providing accessible websites and intranets. Yet, a great deal of misunderstanding continues to surround the subject of accessibility.
Intranet content and tools should be aggregated, to help staff find required information, and to complete key tasks.
Creating strong information scents allows users to confidently find desired content on websites and intranets.
Much can be done to simplify search results pages, to make them easier to use for all staff to use.
Explores the advantages and disadvantages of using ‘under construction’ on an intranet.
Using a ‘strawman’ design in the early stages of a project can help to overcome many of the difficulties in the design process.
A case study describing how to deliver a successful searching solution. Provides guidelines on user interface design, indexing configuration, search engine weightings and more.