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Jun 23, 2022, 2:14 PM

I’ve spent the last few weeks meeting with individual analysts about Intranets and Portals, and the last two days in the Gartner 2022 Digital Workplace Summit. What I’ve learned so far is this space is newly interesting to many, struggles from too many granular tools, and (of course) there’s an opportunity here for Concrete CMS that many seem to be missing. 


Jun 22, 2022, 12:39 PM

In our digitized world, businesses can collect and store a huge amount of consumer data. In many cases, they do so with good intentions, such as to improve and personalize the services they offer. 

However, as online activities increase, so do concerns over privacy, security, and cybercrime. This is exemplified by the fact that 87% of consumers now think data privacy is a human right. 


Jun 16, 2022, 9:59 PM

We value your perspective and welcome transparency, so we are working with TrustRadius to collect feedback on your experience with Concrete CMS. 


Jun 16, 2022, 5:16 PM

How we work, play, learn, socialize and interact with the world continues to evolve rapidly. The trend has only accelerated since COVID-19 locked us all down in 2020.


Jun 13, 2022, 6:35 PM

Small businesses often don't consider customer data policy as their priority. But with 43% of cyber attacks targeting small businesses, one thing is clear: protecting and controlling data is critical. 


Jun 10, 2022, 7:39 PM

Concrete CMS has had a privacy policy for years which encompassed the Concrete related websites and the open source project. Now we have created a Concrete CMS Hosting Privacy Policy for those who host their websites and intranets with us. 


Jun 6, 2022, 2:13 PM

What is the Difference Between an Intranet and an Extranet?

Effective communication, both internally with your staff and externally with your partners and customers, is critical to the success of your business. But with so many different options available, it can be challenging to know which communication platform is right for your needs.


Jun 6, 2022, 8:46 AM

It's been a while since you and your team have gone entirely virtual. It doesn't feel like it's going back any time soon, and it's kind of working at least okay. You see the potential, but is there room for improvement?


May 31, 2022, 5:46 AM

Do you sometimes feel like everyone is scared of editing the website except for you? 

When something needs to go live, do people ask you to "just do it for me, this time?" 

Do you find that your website feels about as timely as a printed quarterly newsletter? 

It doesn't have to be this way!


May 30, 2022, 7:18 AM

At the heart of every successful company is a happy employee who knows what's going on across the entire organization. It can be a real challenge trying to keep hundreds or thousands of people on the same page. If you're striving to establish a positive and productive workplace with your company, collecting official documents, best practices, and the latest company news on an Intranet can be a huge help. Too often, an Intranet will be started and quickly become stale and only serve as another chore for your team. Here are five tips to make your Intranet a place employees find truly useful and love.