SharePoint Design and User Experience

We have been ambassadors of the importance of SharePoint design and user experience for successful solutions since our beginning. That's why we work with clients to take the best of SharePoint's powerful functionality and combine it with beautiful branding, design and user experiences that are intuitive and friendly. It is this focus on design that can transform solutions from ignored to adopted. Learn more about our complete digital workplace consulting services or get in touch with us today.

SharePoint Framework Extensions in Developer Preview
SharePoint Framework Extensions in Developer Preview
14 June 2017
Adam Wildash, BrightStarr's Developer Team Lead shares his excitement about the recently announced SharePoint framework extensions in developer previews.
PANDORA’s Office 365 intranet drives global engagement with stunning user experiences
PANDORA’s Office 365 intranet drives global engagement with stunning user experiences
30 August 2016
PANDORA’s signature charms are instantly recognisable across the globe. Sold in more than 90 countries on six continents through 9,500 points of sales, it’s a world-leader for high-quality, contemporary jewellery at affordable prices.
Jewellery designer​ Pandora to present with BrightStarr at London Technology Week​​​​
Jewellery designer​ Pandora to present with BrightStarr at London Technology Week​​​​
25 May 2016
BrightStarr will be joined by internationally renowned contemporary jewellery designer and retailer PANDORA at this year’s London Technology Week. During a special breakfast workshop in the heart of London, Martyn Perks, Principal Business Consultant from BrightStarr will discuss the importance of design when building a digital workplace.
Design, technology and productivity: the year ahead
Design, technology and productivity: the year ahead
17 February 2016
Like the weather, predictions tend to be... unpredictable. Instead, a better aphorism to use is what Alan Kay, pioneer of object-orientated programming and the GUI famously said: ‘the best way to predict the future is to invent it’.
Using card style design to improve your intranet user experience
Using card style design to improve your intranet user experience
9 November 2015
First pioneered by Pinterest and now adopted by Facebook, Twitter, Google and other titans of the web, card based user interfaces are the on-trend web design. What is the reason for this shift and what are the benefits of applying this trend to your organizations internal intranet?
3 reasons your digital profile at work is essential
3 reasons your digital profile at work is essential
20 September 2015
In today’s world the vast majority of us will curate and manage our digital presence in some way. So on a sliding scale of importance where should your corporate intranet profile fall within the various digital profiles you need to manage?
UX and Emotional Design: Why they are not mutually exclusive
UX and Emotional Design: Why they are not mutually exclusive
22 January 2015
We are steadily inundated with creative UX presences, whether it be the bright new kiosk placed in front of our local grocery store, the Hallmark card section beautifully displayed inside it, or the new marketing campaign ad for your favorite online store.
Why not SharePoint Website Design?
Why not SharePoint Website Design?
6 October 2014
Why is it that such a small proportion of firms with SharePoint don't use it for public facing websites?
​Responsive ​Design with SharePoint
​Responsive ​Design with SharePoint
14 April 2014
responsive design continues to be a dominant topic across the tech landscape as mobile devices represent an ever growing portion of internet traffic. Clearly there is demand for making those many SharePoint sites responsive.
5 tools to help you design amazing SharePoint interfaces
5 tools to help you design amazing SharePoint interfaces
31 May 2013
Here at BrightStarr, we have come to rely on a number of really useful SharePoint tools. So we thought we would share some of them with you.
Designing a good Intranet system: Collecting requirements
Designing a good Intranet system: Collecting requirements
30 April 2013
Designing a good Intranet is difficult, not least because ‘good’ means so many different things to different organizations. Some are looking for a collaboration tool, a means to share work and ideas.