Platform Features

Simple to Use

Users can quickly create and contribute to ideas with no training required.

Easy Admin

Manage users, security, challenges, design and more through a simple admin dashboard.

Hosted in the Cloud

HunchBuzz is a cloud hosted service. A typical implementation can be up and running within minutes rather than days.

Make it your own

Upload your logo and choose colors that match your brand perfectly.


Join the conversation from any computer, tablet or mobile device.

Single Sign-On

Integrate with your organization's directory (ADFS/SAML) for seamless single sign-on.

Sub Communities

Create sub-communities for specialized groups of users or functional areas.


Built in gamefication allows users to earn points and redeem rewards.


Integrated features to communicate with platform users.

Challenge/Idea Features

Structured Idea Generation

Create challenges to guide the idea creation process. Suggest ideas and contribute feedback, comments, review and votes.

KanBan Cards

Challenges and ideas are presented in simple KanBan style cards and have custom defined images.


Vote on ideas quickly with a thumbs up/down.

Favorites and Subscribing

Keep track of the ideas with favorites or subscribe to receive activity notifications.

Tags and Labels

Ideas can be tagged with custom labels for easy searching and filtering.

Comment Threads

Social media-like commenting, liking and replying on comment threads.


Ideas and comments can be moderated by admins. Profanity filter to ensure appropriate content.

Master Idea View

View and manage all active ideas in a single KanBan-like journey board.

Idea Archive

Build organizational memory by creating a repository of ideas over time.

Idea Stages

Define custom idea lifecycle stages that relect your organizational workflow.


Search all challenges and ideas for free-form text or defined tags.

Public/Private Access

Public and private settings allow you to limit access to challenges to specific subsets of your community.

"Innovation and managing those ideas is a long game and MPI continues to move forward with using tools such as HunchBuzz to encourage idea generation.”

Debbie Ward
Director Planning and Business Transformation,
Ministry for Primary Industries NZ

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