Five Best Practices From Public Websites to Improve Your Intranet Experience



What You'll Learn

As consumer expectations for interactions with public-facing websites continue to grow, so do the expectations that users have for experiences with intranet sites. Companies today need to provide an intranet experience that is fast, intuitive, personalized, and strategically organized to meet the unique needs of its users, and the experience must be readily available to provide instant gratification.

A well-designed intranet can yield many benefits, such as:

  • Stronger employee communication
  • Enhanced employee workflow for HR activities
  • Optimized productivity in the workplace via the marriage of "time and attendance" with "analytics" modules
  • Great employee satisfaction

This paper will present five best practices taken from public-facing web design industry trends and illustrate how these best practices can be applied to improve intranet design.