Wish I was there…

Here are links to notes for sessions I wish I had attended. Scott Fiddelke Brainstorming: Technology first How to rank better in Google and Bing What you see is what you spec’d Dave Poortvliet Awe-inspiring web typography you can do now Daniel Slaughter Why tiny habits give big results The best interface is no interface […]

Beyond Squishy: The Principles of Adaptive Design

Responsive web design has hit the scene like a bomb, and now designers everywhere are showing off to their bosses and peers by resizing their browser windows. “Look! The site is squishy!” While creating flexible layouts is important, there’s a whole lot more that goes into truly exceptional adaptive web experiences. This session will introduce […]

The Learn to Code Movement

As the number of companies utilizing the cloud, smartphones and API’s grow, the demand for skilled programmers is increasing but there is a problem. There aren’t enough developers to go around. By 2018, there will be more than 1.4 million job openings in the IT sector. Companies are desperate to build their products yet the […]

Lean Forward, Lean Back: Tablet News Experiences

Insights from the Poynter Institute’s major study of news and storytelling on tablets. The study explores the way that elements of touch, gesture, interactivity and position come together to create engaging, satisfying journalism. The research combines usability testing in the U.S. and Europe with worldwide industry expertise on what it takes to create and sustain excellence in publication.

wordpress inside out

Shan Pesaru (wcfay, session, @sharphue, slides, all presentations) When clients want a more robust website, rather than just a blog, the sidebar has got to go, and navigation must go where people expect. Page Templates let you take your base layout options and play. Taking a design into WordPress can be sped up by using […]