Building Your Own Start-up Technology Company, Part 4

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Living the dream The final part of the series will review the foundational things that come with building a successful company; the things that need to be planned and executed well in order to achieve sustainable success. #12. Sales Successful sales has a lot in common with courtship: It’s one thing to turn someone’s head, … Read moreBuilding Your Own Start-up Technology Company, Part 4

Christopher Schmitt

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Christopher Schmitt Contributing Writer, Inteviewee & Cover Artist Employer: Heatvision.com, Inc. Title/Role: Project Manager and Idea Generator Personal Web site/Portfolio: christopherschmitt.com Memorable Quotes: “Know thine audience.” Digital Web Articles Web Page Reconstruction with CSS Published on July 2, 2002 Content as Navigation Tool Published on November 6, 2001 Measuring User Experience Published on September 24, … Read moreChristopher Schmitt

Adobe LiveMotion 1

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Adobe LiveMotion 1 Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Jesse Nieminen Published on April /files/includes/10.css, 2000 Adobe has introduced LiveMotion 1, a web animation tool that produces SWF format (Flash) movies and offers an authoring environment similar to After Effects. LiveMotion … Read moreAdobe LiveMotion 1

Adobe LiveMotion 2

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Adobe LiveMotion 2 Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Jesse Nieminen Published on October 3, 2002 LiveMotion, Adobe’s answer to Flash, was not impressive in its debut. While Adobe’s products have the advantage of better interface design, LiveMotion 1 lacked the … Read moreAdobe LiveMotion 2

Five Pertinent Questions for Andy Budd

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Five Pertinent Questions for Andy Budd Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Matthew Pennell Published on June 18, 2007 Digital Web: How did event-organizing and speaking engagements factor into the formation of your agency, Clearleft? Andy Budd: Clearleft is a user-experience consultancy, so we … Read moreFive Pertinent Questions for Andy Budd

Five Pertinent Questions for John Allsopp

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Five Pertinent Questions for John Allsopp Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Carolyn Wood Published on May 14, 2007 Digital Web: For the ordinary website—the sites for web-design businesses, the fairly static small business sites, in fact, probably the majority of sites on the … Read moreFive Pertinent Questions for John Allsopp

Alien Typography

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Alien Typography Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Joe Gillespie Published on July 10, 2001 Beside the Concise Oxford Dictionary and Roget’s Thesaurus on my bookshelf is a much less-cited tome entitled The Klingon Dictionary. Although it does an admirable job of translating insults … Read moreAlien Typography

Five Pertinent Questions for Scott Berkun About Innovation

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Five Pertinent Questions for Scott Berkun About Innovation Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Tiff Fehr Published on June 11, 2007 Digital Web: I’m going to lead off with the big question: What lessons can web professionals learn from The Myths of Innovation? Scott … Read moreFive Pertinent Questions for Scott Berkun About Innovation

Ambient Findability

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Ambient Findability Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Peter Morville Published on July 21, 2004 Intelligence is moving to the edges, flowing through networked computers, wireless devices, empowered users and distributed teams. Ideas spread like wildfire. Innovations emerge from uncharted borderlands. Information is in … Read moreAmbient Findability

Ambient Findability

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Ambient Findability Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By D. Keith Robinson Published on November 21, 2005 Peter Morville’s new book Ambient Findability kicks off with a pretty simple definition. find·a·bil·i·ty n a. The quality of being locatable or navigable. b. The … Read moreAmbient Findability

Andrew B. King

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Andrew B. King Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Craig Saila Published on May 15, 2003 Digital Web: Web-page optimization used to be about making graphics smaller. What does it mean now? Andrew B. King: It’s not just for graphics anymore. Web page optimization … Read moreAndrew B. King

Access by Design

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Access by Design Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By James McNally Published on September 26, 2005 Sarah Horton’s new book Access by Design: A Guide to Universal Usability for Web Designers is organized around a principle that she calls “universal usability.” … Read moreAccess by Design

Adobe Captivate

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Adobe Captivate Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Ken Westin Published on November 6, 2006 Adobe Captivate, formerly known as Macromedia Captivate, is the eLearning and screen capture product originally named RoboDemo. Despite being offered by three different companies over the … Read moreAdobe Captivate

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Adobe Illustrator /files/includes/10.css Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Jesse Nieminen Published on February 27, 2002 Adobe® Illustrator® is a powerful vector illustration tool that has competed with Macromedia’s Freehand for years. While I believe Illustrator easily tops Freehand in most … Read moreAdobe Illustrator /files/includes/10.css