Tech Tip: 3 Simple Things You Can Do To Improve The Backend Of Your Blog

Bloggers and Webmasters, check out these great tips that can help you understand some steps to making your site easier to manage and navigate.

SalesForce Marketing Cloud – The Next Step In Social Media Engagement?

The combination of Salesforce.com, Radian6 and BuddyMedia may very well offer a powerful tool for organizations who are interested in engaging in the social media space. Is this the social listening and engagement platform we have all been waiting for?

The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.

Are you ready to take your blog to new levels? In this post, I share my one tip that helped me grow my blog. Stop Caring.

Blog Tip – Write For Your Readers, Not The Search Engines

Unfortunately, over the last few years there has been a LOT of focus on search engine optimization, almost to the point that people believe they should write their content and then re-write their content with an SEO lens to ensure that the search engines will index the article. The problem is, what if the search engine spiders like your content, but your readers don’t?

"Do We Really Need An Intranet Portal?" – How Valuable Is The Technology You Represent?

How often do we question the technologies that our organization relies on? Are we trapped by legacy systems and users who are unwilling to adopt new solutions? Do these excuses keep us from asking “Why” we need a specific solution, is it useful, and is there a better alternative? This article looks at one such situation and provides some good justification for Intranet Portals.

Is It Time For Your Intranet Annual Performance Review?

It never ceases to amaze me how few people trust their organizational intranets. A tool that was designed specifically for the purpose of helping employees do their job better and faster is often the joke of the water cooler. Yet organizations knowingly ignore the fact that employees don’t use or trust the information stored on their intranet.

Periodically, I have the great opportunity to sit in front of a group of employees and ask them about their intranet experiences. Often, it’s in anticipation of an intranet revamp, so the need for a “do-over” or an evolution has already been defined at some level. While the individual users and comments might be different, they usually go start with something like this:

99+ Great SharePoint Resources – Sean’s SharePoint Twitter List

Continuing with my posts on great Twitter resources, this is a followup to my 99 Great Internal Comms Resources, 99 Great Intranet Resources and 99 Great ECM Resources posts. Below is a link to my list of 99+ great SharePoint Resources on Twitter. If you’re looking for the folks who tweet about SharePoint as an Intranet platform, ECM solution, and a collaboration tool…these are your folks! Pay careful attention and you may see folks who are also providing links to some valuable SharePoint alternatives, as well.