Information Architecture: Blueprints for the Web introduces the core concepts of information architecture: organizing web site content so that it can be found. Information Architecture: Blueprints for the Web, Second Edition introduces the core concepts of information architecture: organizing web site content so that it. Introduces the core concepts of information architecture: organizing web site content so that it can be found, designing web site interaction so that it’s pleasant to.
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But Wodtke addresses them all sufficiently for readers to at least use chrustina as a starting point. For instance, site maps have eleven pages devoted to them, while wall diagrams and functional specifications get only three.
Practical Approaches for Designing Usable Websites.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. I was expecting something academic, instead it turned out to be quite different, laden with quirky cartoons and little text. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout.
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Blueprints for the Web, Second Edition introduces the core concepts of information architecture: Wodtke is at home with web applications and site layout. The New Email Revolution. Although I found it easy to read this made it difficult to get through. Christina is a partner at Carbon IQ, a user-experience agency in San Francisco, where she designs information architectures and conducts user blueprintz in the quest to create more usable, effective, and profitable products.
This book covers a range of core concepts in the field of information architecture. Refreshingly for a book of this type, and in keeping wodtkee her non-guru stance, Wodtke delivers all of this as a collection of guidelines and suggestions, rather than a decree.
Appropriately, she goes into some depth in this area. Christina is a partner at Carbon IQ, a user-experience agency in San Francisco, where she designs information architectures and conducts user research in the quest to create more usable, effective, and profitable products. Why Blueprint a Web Site? If you are starting from zero, the book is approachable however you may not fully recognize the intricacy behind the simple and plain language and ideas.
Any help would be greatly appreciated! They are also general enough that they are unlikely to be confused for specific, one-size-fits-all solutions. Blueprints for the Web Back to Nonfiction. Then for a few more. Blueprints borrows heavily from Information Architecture for the World Wide Web but appears to be a “Dummies” version of it.
Content Strategy for the Web. Blueprints for the Web Christina Wodtke Snippet view – Another key aspect of building an effective site is to understand how its users will approach it—what their mental model of the site will be.
Information Architecture: Blueprints for the Web
Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. Although not as in-depth as ‘the polar bear book’ by Morville and Rosenfeld, this book on IA is much more approachable, blueprinst therefore perhaps easier to introduce IA concepts to interested colleagues. Perhaps there will be a sequel. Blueprints for the Web.
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Randy rated it it was amazing Apr 14, Do left handers keep their mouse on the left hand of the screen? Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Wodtke discusses several effective, user-oriented classification schemes and the importance of clear, consistent labeling.
Blackboard Essentials for Informstion. Jan 05, Kaitlin rated it really liked it. From there, you can begin figuring out how to present your content in a way that will make sense to your users.
Ryan Olshavsky has nearly five years of experience in interaction design and design documentation. This is the kind of book you can read in a few sittings. This book will help you answer – How do I architect for social – What are the key considerations I should keep in mind when designing a page – How do I match my architecture with the user intent – How can I user metadata to help users get the most out of my site The only gripe keeping this from five stars is that its not well cited.
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