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Content Strategy

Content Skills vs. People Skills

Content is easy, it is people who are messy.

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Content Strategy

Content reuse pitfalls

Do not reuse content to the detriment of quality, usability or comprehension.

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Collaboration UX

Design versus Adoption Practice

It doesn’t matter how good your research insight or design is if it isn’t in production and being used by real people

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Collaboration

Mistakes are the portals of discovery

Failure can suck in the moment, but always has a silver lining

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Articles

User-centred design: the irreducible core

GDS team on looking for the irreducible core in content and information

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Interaction Design

Mobile vs. Desktop Design

You can’t create a mobile version of a desktop system simply by shrinking the screen

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UX

Social Affordances in Social Media

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Collaboration

The trials of evangelising User Experience

Karen McGrane on being blocked from performing your role or function

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Articles

Feature Bloat, User Alienation

Avoiding feature bloat to keep a product simple.

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Content Strategy

Simple design, intense content

Edward Tufte on how simplicity in design can reveal an intense clarity in the content/information design