GenY to the Xpower

THE LIST of Intranet Resources by Valerie Hoven
June 4, 2010, 7:52 pm
Filed under: Intranet

OK, so I made a cleaner list of intranet resources, based off my old post. Please let me know if you want me to add someone else. The more the merrier!

Intranet Tweeps
Mark Morrell
Blog: An insight into how intranets are managed

Toby Ward
Blog: Intranet Blog
This is THE intranet blog!

Bas Zurburg
Blog/Site: Intranet Lounge

Jonathan Pollinger
Blog: Intranet Future

Peter Richards
Blog: Wheat and Chaff

Sean Nicholson
Blog: Intranet Experience.

Mark Nash
Blog: The Daily Nash

Jane McConnell
Blog: Globally Local – Locally Global

Andrew Wright
Blog/site: Worldwide Intranet Challenge

Gerry McGovern
Site: Customer Carewords
He has an e-newsletter, too.

Wedge (don’t know his name!!) (That is his name!)
Blog: Kilobox Communiqué

Katrina Marques
Blog: Katrina Marques: Intranet Professional

The Intranet Professor
Blog: The Intranet Professor

Martin White
Blog: Intranet Focus

Jeff Willinger
Blog: JWillie’s Posterous

ECM Stuff


Companies who know intranets

Prescient Digital
I’ve attended webinars that @tobyward hosted for Prescient Digital, and I learned some good stuff! @TobyWard has got it going on, for sure.

Intranet Connections
@CarolynDouglas and @RachelLai83
Carolyn and Rachel, while in the “business,” have an amazing blog full of free intranet knowledge!

Intranet Benchmarking Forum
Often shares screenshots, hosts “intranet tours.”

Step Two Designs
@s2d_jamesr, owner of @StepTwoDesigns



Intranet Focus
Martin White, @intranetfocus

Presentations, posts and pages relating to intranet

Intranet best practices, specifically for social intranets.

SmallWorlders gave us Why Your Intranet Fails: 7 Pitfalls for Marketing Teams

If you use Sharepoint, most of what you need can be found on Microsoft’s own site.
Here is a super cool list of sites that use Sharepoint and their screenshots, all listed by industry.
Here’s Microsoft’s own template for a Sharepoint governance plan.

Twitter Lists
Sharepoint by @AndreaBichsel
Intranet by @beantin: “People who tweet about intranet strategy, management and trends”

Intranet Humor







13 Comments so far
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You can add me to this list as SharePoint and Social Computing evangelist @jwillie

Comment by Jeff Willinger

you’re added! what’s your company’s site?

Comment by Valerie Hoven

you can also add us to companies that know Intranets and my blog is 🙂 Thanks Valerie!

Comment by Jeffrey Willinger

Here is a post your readers might enjoy. It is a very basic level introduction to what exactly an intranet is.

Comment by Martha

Hi Valerie

Would love if you linked to in stead.

We filter the blog posts of a lot of the ressources you mention above here:

That way you only have to look in one place to get it all and it will be without a lot of cross posting 🙂

By the way Wedge is Wedge. That is his name.

Comment by Kurt Kragh Sørensen

Updated, Kurt! Thanks 🙂

Comment by Valerie Hoven

I recognise most of these links and I concur they are all useful intranet resources. Thanks for putting the list together – I’ll check out the ones I didn’t know about.

I hope our blog becomes useful enough to be included in the list at some future date.

Comment by Kevin Cody

What’s your blog, Kevin? We love ALL resources! I do not discriminate 🙂 Send me the link, and I’ll post it. The more, the better!

Comment by Valerie Hoven

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Hi Valerie

You definately need to add Martin White:
company: IntranetFocus (UK) Ltd –

His blog is at:


Also JBoye – a Danish company:

Blog at:


You can check out my site and see if I write enough intranet related stuff to count 🙂 I try……


Cheers !

Comment by Jed

done! thanks jed!

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