What Is An Intranet And Why Do You Need It?

Traditionally an intranet was a network that connected organizations and primarily enabled internal communications. In it’s first inception was it typically used to push down communications from upper management. Modern intranets have evolved to incorporate more social aspects and allow communication and collaboration from multiple stakeholders across the organizational hierarchy. It also previously acted mostly…

Intranet Best Practices: Setting Up Your Digital Workplace: Part 2

As promised following our last post on Setting Up Your Digital Workplace, this week we will continue with part two and focus on adding iFrame widgets and external links to your profile. How To Add iFrames To Your Digital Workplace iFrame Widgets are commonly published by different applications to allow you to embed that application,…

Intranet Best Practices: Setting Up Your Digital Workplace Part 1

Our last blog post covered how to create and manage portlets for quick access to your most relevant information. Today, we’re going to look at setting up your digital workplace by creating application instances within your Employee Profile in Noodle. This could act as a place to create and edit documents before they see the light…

Intranet Best Practices: Managing Portlets

Last week we wrote about the most important feature of portal software; its relevance to the user. This week, we’ll take a look at Noodle intranet best practices for creating and managing portlets so you can make your intranet relevant to you at every turn. But first, what are portlets? What are portlets? As you may know,…

Portal Software: What are the most important features?

Evaluating Portal Software We are all familiar with portal software. Particularly, the login screen. We see these gateways daily, and login, without a thought, to whatever application we are planning on using. Whether that’s a social application like Facebook, or a work email client. So what are the most important features of portal software? When…

Marketing with Noodle via CRM Databases

You’ve likely heard a lot of the business software lingo thrown around in the office. Acronyms like CRM, HRM, or ERP or buzzwords like portal, document management, or project management. Today these categories often overlap as they try to be an all-encompassing solution for business. In our next series of posts, we’ll talk about some…

Adding Media to Noodle

There are several ways to incorporate Media, such as Photos and Videos, into your Noodle intranet site. Whether you want to keep an album of company photos, display training videos, or to add images to your portliest or blogs, it’s easy to do with Noodle. Adding images and video to your site can, not only…

You need more than Facebook workplace for your Intranet

In the world of Intranets, (which can be categorized many ways) one big player is always trying to get in the game and leap frog the other in the workplace. From Microsoft’s Net Meeting, to Lotus Connections Suite, major companies have always dabbled in the enterprise communications solutions. Then came the rise of the independent businesses,…