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View all posts by Dodtke Olshavsky. Here again, she does an impressive job of conveying the value of a step that inexperienced information architects often skip.
Blueprints for the WebSecond Edition introduces the core concepts of information architecture: 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. To ask other readers questions about Information Architectureplease sign up.
On a positive note, it manages to hold it’s age quite well by avoiding the traps of elaborating specific technologies and techniques. May 22, Xuejin Chuang rated it really liked it Shelves: Unfortunately, most web sites are shanties, not skyscrapers. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. I was expecting something academic, instead it turned out to be quite different, laden with quirky cartoons and little text.
Quite an interesting read, not too outdated yet. Although not as in-depth as ‘the polar bear book’ by Morville and Rosenfeld, this book on IA is much more approachable, and therefore perhaps easier to introduce IA concepts to interested colleagues.
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Home eBooks Nonfiction Information Architecture: Christina Wodtke trains companies to move from insight to execution as principal of her firm, Wodtke Consulting, and teaches the next generation of entrepreneurs at California College of the Arts and Stanford Continuing Education.
While there are many fine books that go into great depth on various aspects of the information architecture and design process, I was unable to think of a single one that provides a concise, 10,foot view of what we do. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.
Use as little writing as possible. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. She contends users have three fundamental questions when they arrive at a website: Blueprints for the Web, Second Edition introduces the core concepts of information architecture: Blueprints for the Web Back to Nonfiction.
She then discusses how to tackle the first part of that mission: I particularly enjoyed Wodtke’s approach to “Gurus and Rules,” as laid out in Chapter 1. After introducing her principles, Wodtke provides a nicely succinct definition of the role of the information architect: Christina has led redesigns and initial product offerings for such companies as LinkedIn, Myspace, Zynga, Yahoo!
Chock full of great examples and hilariously down to earth, this book is a great hands-on introduction to the not-so-obvious function of information design. She has founded two consulting startups, a product startup, and Boxes and Arrows, an online magazine of design; and she co-founded the Information Architecture Institute.
Blueprints for the Web. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Killer Guide to Build a Hotel Website. Practical Approaches for Designing Usable Websites. Novice IAs will find good ideas and techniques flowing into their heads, while experienced designers will find themselves nodding theirs in agreement.
Blueprints for the Web Voices that matter. And for the record, I detest laptops with versaglide pads square in the rhe, as well as the stupid blue eraser head mouse. People attempting to learn information architecture. Christina Wodtke has been an information architect for four years and is a leader in the growing field of information architecture.
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