Intranet Design Annual: 2013

Part of Series: Past Intranet Design Annuals
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Get an inside look at the 10 best intranet designs of 2013 — this 373-page report is the only place to find this information, with 204 full-color screenshots of before and after designs, which are usually protected behind the organization’s firewall.

Comprehensive case studies and detailed best practices keep you up-to-date on current trends and challenges, which you can use to improve your own intranet design. 

The winning intranets were chosen by expert review based on design and usability, from a field of hundreds of nominations.

Article: 10 Best Intranets of 2013

Topics Covered

  • Tips for incorporating successful design patterns onto your intranet
  • Social integration, and incorporating social sites
  • Filtering
  • Cultivating metadata
  • Evolving personalized/ role-based homepages
  • Actionable suggested people search
  • Harmonious integration of enterprise applications
  • Improved mega menus
  • Collecting feedback
  • Attention to content migration and planned content management
  • Lagging mobile optimization
  • Methods and technologies used to achieve the vision within an organization's framework

2013 Winners

  • Acorda Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company (United States)
  • American International Group, Inc., an insurance company (United States)
  • AT&T, a telecommunications company (United States)
  • Hager Group, a manufacturing organization in the electrical industry (Germany)
  • Luzerner Kantonalbank AG, a financial institution (Switzerland)
  • ONO, a telecommunications company (Spain)
  • Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA), a governmental agency (Saudi Arabia)
  • Swiss Mobiliar Insurance & Pensions, an insurance company (Switzerland)
  • WorkSafeBC, the Worker’s Compensation Board of British Columbia (Canada)
  • XL Group plc, an insurance company (Ireland)
  • These intranets supported between 350 to 127,000 employees, and the average size was 18,800 employees.

Learn more about the winning teams

2015 Intranet Design Annual Call for Entries

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Eligible designs: Anything that runs inside a company and is not accessible on the public Web, including:

  • Company-wide intranets
  • Department-specific intranets
  • Solutions to internal communications problems through intranet technology
  • Internal Web-based applications
  • Extranets



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