This past October 10, I had both the honor of being asked and pleasure of speaking at the 11th annual MIMA Summit in Minneapolis. As an experienced practitioner advising businesses on how to adapt their existing content processes, I was asked to focus on how brands can better prepare for dealing with modifying their teams, their structure [...]
What is it like to have free reign to redesign a government website? I found out when HUGE was commissioned to help the US Department of Energy redesign Energy.gov and in the process, rethink what a government website should look like and be about. In true HUGE style, we wanted to go big and bold. [...]
According to Steven Rosenbaum of Magnify.net, we’re drowning in data. That’s why he decided it was time to lay down the law on the future of web curation and what human efforts are required to sift through the mountain of content humans are now producing and publishing at explosive rates. I was honored to be [...]
It’s official! Thanks to Duo Consulting, the 2011 Web Content Conference “Going Mobile” has been announced. With it comes a power-packed crew of content strategists and technologists ready to talk the future of smart, targeted and user-benefitting mobile content experiences.
Online TV is becoming increasingly fragmented in the way that it's digested. Whether it's Hulu, DVR, Netflix, Amazon or bought through iTunes, it needs a plan for which channels it's distributed, which parts and (here's the strategy part) - why.
Once the web moved from purely text to pictorial, slideshows have become a staple and central figure in the canon of design patterns. As designers and web strategists, we’ve all seen a similar depiction as this: In my experience, slideshows are often one of the first content types to gain “required” status by business owners [...]
Jimmy Fallon has successfully created user-generated content for TV. A small step for mediakind.
They say that Content Strategists really are movers and shakers — maybe our convergence really did spark old Eyjafjallajokull to explode in glory of the meeting. Well, ok…that may be a bit over the top, but coincidentally this meeting was truly groundbreaking for content people worldwide. Even Steve Rosenbaum thinks so — so much he [...]
Mobile Content: The Return of Shovelware? Presented at the STC France Content Strategy Forum 2010. Erin Scime View more presentations from Erin Scime. This presentation was given at the Content Strategy Forum 2010 sponsored and organized by STC France. This (sold out!) event was a mass convergence of 200 content strategist and content-minded people from [...]
I’m convinced that the future of the web is curating content into meaningful packages that really connect with your audience. These thoughts were originally published in Issue 297 on A List Apart, December 8, 2009 The term “curate” is the interactive world’s new buzzword. During content creation and governance discussions, client pitches and creative brainstorms, [...]