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all aboard the collection website

the collection website featuring my dad’s model trains and my little doodles is now complete. check it out here.

Spring 2014

Frequently Asked IA Questions

Today in my thesis class at SVA I had the students complete an assignment that initially felt simple, but was in my opinion one of the more complex tasks that I have asked them to do. 1,138 more words

Teaching IA

The Trunk Test

Successful sites should make it clear where you are and where you can go, flattening hierarchies and reducing navigational steps.

 From Recipe for a Successful Website…

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Information Architecture

Smart phone for beginners

We need to design things–products, websites, services–to convey whatever personality and emotions are desired. Sometimes these might be negative. Mostly they should be positive.

Donald Norman, interviewed by Jeroen van Geel…

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Information Architecture

Crisp Brown Toast Anyone?

A wonderful smell came creeping into the little dining-room, followed by the inn-woman carrying a large tray. On it was a steaming tureen of porridge, a bowl of golden syrup, a jug of very thick cream, and a dish of bacon and eggs, all piled high on crisp brown toast.

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April 20, 2014 NaPoWriMo

It matters that Frost wrote “Stopping
By the Woods” in rubaiyat form,
a Persian, Farsi quartrain style,
imported to the Christian west.

And it matters that the same… 49 more words


CloudForge Info Architecture

In iterating my blog/portfolio I realized that I was missing a basic Information Architecture example. One of the very first tasks when redesigning the CloudForge application was redesigning the main navigation. 577 more words