Top 10 SharePoint Intranet Portal Benefits

Topics: SharePoint Intranet Portal

Written by Jessica Northey



"SharePoint Intranet is an outstanding option to set up a feasible and practical intranet portal for your business. Powered by SharePoint and Office 365, you get to explore all capabilities and features of SharePoint too"

Are you a small business with 50 employees or more? If so, your workflow can show improvement by using an intranet for employee collaboration, effective communication, and asset organization just for starters by upgrading your SharePoint intranet portal benefits with Dock 365.

Is SharePoint an Intranet?

Microsoft SharePoint is a collaboration and communication platform. It is ideal for creating portals to give shape to a digital collaborative platform for users to work together, even from remote locations. We are trying to give you a total idea about SharePoint Intranet here.

What is SharePoint Intranet

A SharePoint Intranet can help your business to manage documents, discussions, and collaborations precisely. Microsoft SharePoint is a wonderful platform that can be utilized for creating powerful and robust intranet portals. More than knowing ‘What is SharePoint Intranet’ you should know what it can do.

Not exactly sure what an intranet is? It’s a local or restricted communication network within a private network using the world-wide-web software. 

We recommend using Microsoft SharePoint. You may be asking yourself if your IT department can handle this. Rest assured, you will not have to worry because the standard SharePoint intranet comes with the support you’ll need every step of the way. 


A well designed intranet portal ensure employee adoption and also make it easier to manage. Think of it as an overlay to the system that can be branded to your company, thus making it unique and customized to display the tools you use the most. These top features within Dock specifically for small businesses will ultimately increase productivity at an affordable price.



1. Beautifully custom designs to match your company business needs

Intranet portal must match your company brand and specific business needs.  

2. Simple navigation and intuitive organization for users

Intranet must be designed to keep the navigation and user experience in mind. Dock intranet is designed with the users in mind. It’s easy to understand, with simple navigation and intuitive organization. Your users will never waste time searching for missing files again.

3. Elevates SharePoint intranet with host of features

SharePoint’s easiest out-of-the-box feature is document management. Dock elevates your SharePoint to a full-fledged intranet with a host of features that can be customized for your team’s needs.

4. Support every step of the way from planning to development

We’re not just SharePoint experts, we’re enterprise productivity experts. We’ll be with you every step of the way from planning to deployment to make sure you have the intranet of your dreams.

5. Preorganized storage areas for searchable documents

SharePoint is built on the tenets of document management. We elevate SharePoint’s document management capabilities to the next level by pre-organizing storage areas for each of your teams and projects and helping to make sure that every document is searchable.

6. News and announcements with a private company-wide blog

Dock’s news and announcements feature gives your business a private company-wide news blog. Share exciting news with your whole team in an easy-to-update platform where your team can like, comment and share articles just like in the social media they already use.

7. Combined with Office 365, take your intranet on the go

Dock with SharePoint and Office 365 works wherever you are. Take your intranet on the go with a beautiful platform that works as well on your phone at the beach as it does on your computer in your office.

8. A powerful employee handbook automatically imported

Dock has a uniquely beautiful and powerful employee handbook. Your employees’ information is automatically imported. It’s easy to search, beautiful and full-featured.

9. Integrate your apps such as SalesForce and Yammer for easy access

Our internal app market is where all your integrations will be set up. Set up integration with the applications you’re already using, like SalesForce and Yammer, and then access them right from your home page.

10. Employee collaboration to improve communication on projects

Empower collaboration among every one of your teams. Dock's departmental portals provide a place for each team to communicate and collaborate on projects. Internally share documents, lists and plans within your intranet. Departmental portals create a virtual shared office space with documents, news, calendars and discussion space.

Within the SharePoint intranet portal, Dock can organize into teams such as an HR portal, promote employee self-service, training, finance, projects, sales, marketing, IT department and special portals for specific industries and businesses.

The days of lost information hidden in stacked emails and assets disappearing for your servers disappear like last year’s news. Your employees will be more productive and your bottom line improves. Now that is an intranet portal of your dreams!  

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