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Defining the terms of content strategy

One of my favorite roles as a technical communicator is terminologist. As a terminologist, I help teams define and standardize their use of technical terms (see Wordnik for their collection of definitions for… 270 more words

Content Strategy

Week 3: January 26 and 28

  • Google Analytics
  • How to Visualize Site Structure
  • Understanding and Creating Site Maps
  • Understanding and Creating Wireframes

Lecture Notes:

Google Analytics, Site Maps and Wireframes

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Information Architecture

JANURARY 19 MEETING – Intro to Information Architecture and Mail Apps

Here are the details for this month’s meeting. The registration link is: https://atlspug.eventbrite.com.

Session Information:

Session #1:

Introduction to Information Architecture 
Organizing your organization’s collaboration areas is not easy. 658 more words



Anyone else remember the KISS principle: Keep It Simple, Stupid? The notion of simplicity in design, in business, or really in life seems to be a timeless principle that we often have to learn over and over again. 193 more words

Technical Editing

Where to start

After learning that I would be doing some work on our company’s information architecture this year, I decided to start to learn a bit more about this area. 383 more words

Information Architecture

Fishing as a metaphor for seeking

I just started reading “Information Architecture for the World Wide Web” by Peter Moville and Louis Rosenfeld.  One of the early ideas it discusses is metaphors for understanding different types of searching. 234 more words

Information Architecture

A visual approach to content type tagging for your document library

In a previous post, I dove into the scary underbelly of file repositories. Most document libraries are a hoarder’s paradise, complete with hundreds of sub-folders and thousands of files. 2,530 more words

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