IMPROVING YOUR SITE'S USABILITY
Writing content for web users has its challenges. Chief among them is the ease with which your content is read and understood by your visitors (i.e. its readability).
GOOGLE HUMMINGBIRD ALGORITHM
Google has a new search algorithm, the system it uses to sort through all the information it has when you search and come back with answers. It’s called “Hummingbird” and below, what we know about it so far.
Not so long ago, there were only a few companies out there that bothered to customize their websites for foreign markets. Those who chose to do so made minimal effort—they simply translated their English copy into the local language and started doing business.
5 LEVERS OF ELEARNING DESIGN
How can you continually improve the learning experiences you design? Pull these levers a bit more with every new effort.
When you pull the motivation lever, you’re committed to
connecting with the learner on an emotional level. Researchers think motivation is affected by both intrinsic and extrinsic factors, such as the individual’s level of interest in learning as well as getting points toward promotion or higher pay. Motivation is also influenced by the importance and usefulness of the learning experience to the person’s job.
You can boost motivation by creating relevant and learner-centric experiences...
WEB DESIGN TIPS FROM A DESIGNER TO NON-DESIGNERS
Here are some general guidelines to ponder before spending money to hire someone like me or a web designer to create or change something in your website design.
USA ASTRONOMERS is America's first virtual astronomical society. Today, the organization operates worldwide. My work consisted on creating, launching, and monitoring its Online marketing activities as well as creating appealing multilingual digital content and e-learning modules.
AEROS WORLDWIDE CORPORATION is an amazing airplane manufacturer based in Los Angeles, CA. Aeros hired me to develop its Online presence, provide its employees with a CMS platform and train them on how to use it, and market the companies products worldwide.
Vincent Cavanagh is an English singer and guitarist. He is the co-founder of the legendary British art rock band Anathema. In addition to being an old fan of their music, I had the opportunity to meet the band and design Vincent Cavanagh's site.
5 LEVERS OF ELEARNING
How can you continually improve the learning experiences you design? Pull these levers a bit more with every new effort...
Google has a new search algorithm, the system it uses to sort through all the information it has when you search and come back with answers. It’s called “Hummingbird” and below, what we know about it so far...
BEST OF THE WEB AWARD
The Digital Government Achievement Awards (DGAA) recognize outstanding agency and department Web sites and projects at the application and infrastructure level...
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