Internal News Feeds on the Desktop
Do staff complain about email overload and that they're too busy to look at the intranet?
An internal desktop news feed is an innovative solution which will ensure your important news and updates get through to staff without them having to seek them out.
SnapComms' Internal Scrolling News feed tool builds on the power of RSS but is more flexible and easy to customize.
Write your own headlines
Write your own desktop ticker content and push scrolling news feeds out to selected staff groups.
Desktop Scrolling News Feed Example
Quick and easy
The desktop scrolling ticker allows you to send information to targeted groups. Simply type in a headline, add the details of a hyperlink or an additional message box and decide your target groups for the desktop ticker.
Latest Announcements on Desktop News Feed
Departmental or team scrolling news feeds
Allows departments to get their news out quickly. For example, the sales department can deliver the latest results to teams.
Activity Updates on Scrolling News Feed
Set the number of scrolls and, if required, repeat messages until they are opened.
Schedule internal communications
Set the desktop ticker publish time to coincide with external media releases.
Alternative to email during system outages
Provide desktop new feed updates during system outages.
Desktop News Feed Options
Optional continued scroll of the desktop news feed until it has been clicked on.
Headline repetition can be set up based on acknowledgement / behavior of the targeted employee.
Scroll multiple headlines in one desktop news feed easily.
Category markers and icons
Allocate specific headlines to specific categories. For example: "HR News (and/or icon) ....Headline 1, headline 2, headline3...... IT Updates (and/or icon) ....Headline 1, headline 2, headline3.....Etc. "
On screen reminder icons
For internal staff news feeds items that have not been read.
'Doesn't become wallpaper'
Set desktop news feeds to disappear after new information has been displayed.
Push out existing RSS news feeds
to employees if 'opt in' is low.
Opt in features
Employees can customize their profile and opt in to additional RSS news feed sources.
Brand the desktop ticker with organizational logos or information classifications.
For employees who do not want to be disrupted because they are in a meeting or working on an important document. They can be given rights to 'Snooze' for a maximum period specified by the administrator. (This can be overridden by the administrators for urgent updates if required).