What type of person to hire to manage your company’s intranet

Most companies assume that the person who is being hired to manage an intranet should have IT qualification in html, CSS, php, network and design. However, intranets are different from the company’s public sites. Intranets usually served as internal reference guides and hence they need to fulfill their function of usability, easy navigation, good and [...]

What is the purpose of having a company intranet, and the contents in it?

Intranet solve looking for information

I spend 10 years of my career life managing intranets. Intranets are very important for a company that is dealing with a changing policies, processes and in service line. 1. Ensure consistency with information provided by customer contact points to customers. If you do not have a clear and written process documented on a fixed [...]

My experience managing intranet for 10 years for 2 large companies

I spent 10 years of my career life managing intranets or information portal (some companies also call them as ebook) for 2 large companies. In this post, I want to share with you how I started getting involved in intranets and why intranets are indispensable tool that each company, especially a company with large database [...]

How to build an intranet or information portal using WordPress

When it comes to maintaining an intranet, the most important is not the platform or software but the dedication of updating and maintaining the site. After all, you can get the most expensive world class software that may cost hundreds of thousands to build, it would remain nothing but a white elephant if you do [...]

Built an Intranet or Information Portal using Joomla

Even though this site rides on Wordpress platform, I have worked with Joomla application for a few years in managing an information portal. In my opinion, Joomla application is versatile and the setup is very suited to build sites that are geared towards managing information. Like Wordpress, Joomla is open sourced and hence the functions [...]