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content on home page

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 11, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Anyone has thoughts what kind of content is good for corporate SharePoint portal home page? The following are something I can thing of,

·         Company News (or News)

·         Company Calendar

·         List of Site Collection or Sites current user can access to


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