Category Archives: "My Bookshelf"

SharePoint Look Book
A nice resource Microsoft has put together to showcase page designs and layouts for Intranets. The designs are great idea starters. If you're unfamiliar with how good SharePoint can look, using all the new capabilities, this will give you a good foothold. It is a handy tool for a PM to [...]
Nielsen Norman Reports on Intranets
The Nielsen Norman Group (NNG) publishes a variety of research reports on Intranet design and usability. They are the gold standard for info and stats on intranet design and user behavior. Each year NNG analyzes hundreds of intranets and judges the best of the year. They publish a design [...]
Portal Examples – Large Corporations
This is a good-sized collection of Intranet screen shots. For the most part they are large corporations with established teams committed to their intranet initiatives--big companies, with big intranets, and a big team to support it. Notes: Dynamic portals with capabilities well beyond a [...]
All things Microsoft UX
The UI Fabric site is all about sharing the design standards Microsoft follows for their products. You'll find fonts, icons, button styles, wireframes and code here. The item I use most frequently is the THEME GENERATOR. This tool allows you to specify primary and secondary colors, [...]