Category Archives: Content Strategy

Many hats…but one love of technical editing

About a year ago, I wrote a post about where I was taking my blog — I was widening the scope to include more than just technical editing topics as my very first post suggested. I did post on a … Continue reading

Posted in Content Strategy, Information Architecture, Technical Editing

Learning from the 2015 web design trends

Hello, loyal readers! Here we are, at the end of another year, and I once again struggled to keep an even publishing schedule of posts. I start out strong, hit a vacation time, and struggle to get back into the … Continue reading

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SEO and you

Search engine optimization (SEO) is an important design element for information that is delivered out on the Internet. You want your information to be found (and used), and some folks encourage content creators to focus on SEO. But, and that’s … Continue reading

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Taxonomies make sense of the volume of information

Sometimes, your Twitter feed serves up just the exact right article that you need in your current work projects. I’m trying to carefully define and refine a reference taxonomy for the site that I work on. And, the article “Taxonomy-driven … Continue reading

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Video Production – From Concept to Publication — by Ken Cicero

I once again registered for an STC Webinar on video production. This one called “From Concept to Production.” This Webinar was a follow-on webinar by Ken Cicero to his prior webinar, “When is Video the Answer (and When Isn’t It)?” … Continue reading

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10 basics every communicator needs

I follow a large number of copy editors in my Twitter feed. So, I often see articles about journalism, as a majority (perceived, not actual) of copy editors work in a journalism field. I suppose the definition of journalism is … Continue reading

Posted in Content Strategy, Copy editing, Writing

Design Thinking… a few principles from 3 stories

I watched 3 different videos about design thinking last week. Here are the key ideas or principles that I took away from these videos: Keep it simple (John Maeda, Josh Reich) Be honest (John Maeda) Embrace the audacity of hope … Continue reading

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