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Preparing for your business' new website design project.

If you are a business owner or marketing professional, you understand the importance of having a great website. Having an attractive, well-written company website will not only keep potential customers on your site longer, but will increase your chances of converting them to paying customers. 1,221 more words

Corporate Design

IA: How Structure and Search make an effective design together?

Designing information architecture (IA) for your ECM solution is always challenging especially when content needs to be created and consumed in many different ways. Two potential approaches to design IA are:  structure driven and search driven. 559 more words


DITA is here to stay

or better said… to grow with us

It is seldom that I hear news about XML/DITA application in the DACH region (the German-speaking countries), so I was glad to attend the… 440 more words


arduity makeover: the poetics problem the verb dilemma and revising Prynne

I’ve mentioned before that I’m in the process of updating and revising arduity. This is primarily because it’s outgrown its original architecture, the amount of pages was beginning to interfere with the ease of navigation and there are some sections that I want to expand and others I need to dump. 847 more words


Using Cross Reference Tables for Translations

In this article, I will cover a design technique to use Data Warehouse (DW) Cross Reference Tables (CRT) as Surrogate Key (SK) translation tables. I will explain the difference between a CRT and translation table and how they can be combined in cases where the SKs can change in the DW. 1,214 more words

Data Warehouse

Shopping. I Hate It.

Open the interwebs today to reminders of people aging this week. Because of busy calendars I am not seeing anyone on their actual birthday. However, Facebook prompts me to buy stuff. 516 more words

Information Architecture