News : April 2008

News : April 2008 The Potential of LinkedIn Groups LinkedIn debuted a Groups feature a while back. Being the habitual UX explorer that I am, I set up a few groups, including one for Digital Web readers. While LinkedIn has been slow to open up the directory to display all the new groups, external networks … Read more

It Takes All Types

It Takes All Types Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > Pro Dot Con By Peter Fielding Published on July /files/includes/10.css, 2001 I had a month off, and I spent it bitching and whining. It was splendid, wasn’t it? Well, now we’re right back in … Read more

Digital Web Magazine

Search Install the Mozilla Firefox Digital Web Search Plugin. Or, grab it from Mycroft at Mozilla Development. Your search for “Annual Readership Survey” matched 167 pages: Article: Survey Monkey Don’t let the odd name fool you—this is one monkey you could use… News: 2004 Annual Readership Survey Well, we have received a lot of responses … Read more

News : May 2008

News : May 2008 IETester – the answer to our prayers? Via Ajaxian comes word of a new way to test in different versions of Internet Explorer. IETester is a separate browser that allows you to select the rendering engine to use with each tab you open. My quick and dirty testing seems to indicate … Read more

User Experience

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User Experience Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > Pro Dot Con By Peter Fielding Published on September 24, 2001 In a downward spiral from last month’s discussion of community, I lost a bet with Digisect columnist Stephen Van Doren, and agreed to do a … Read more

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Articles by Title # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z # /files/includes/10.css Reasons Clients Don't Care About Accessibility /files/includes/10.css Tips For Your First Email Campaign 11 Ways to Improve Landing Pages 3D PopArt 2.0 for … Read more

Web standards designers heading toward academia?

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Web standards designers heading toward academia? Tiff Fehr June 12, 2008 at 4:28 PM Add to Delicious or Add to My Yahoo! Is web design and web standard thinking—formerly a self-teaching badge of honor—heading into academia? Today NYC’s School of Visual Arts announced a new MFA program in Interaction Design, to launch “fall of 2009”. … Read more

Contributors

Contributors (AWS), Amazon Web Services Contributing Writer(s) Adanc, Mac Cover Artist Alcantara, Lea Contributing Writer Alexander, Keith Contributing Writer Allen, Dean Contributing Writer Allsopp, John Former Columnist Almond, Michael Contributing Writer Almqvist, Pär Contributing Writer Alvin, Jennifer Former Assistant Book Review Writer Amos, Jim Contributing Writer Andersson, David “liorean” Andersson Contributing Writer Andrew, Rachel Contributing … Read more

Articles by Topic: Community

Articles by Topic: Community Time To Change Published on December 11, 2008 Interview: Aarron Walter Published on October 28, 2008 head Conference Q&A with Aral Balkan Published on October 7, 2008 Portable Social Networks, The Building Blocks Of A Social Web Published on July 1, 2008 Integrating Social Media into a Web Content Strategy Published … Read more

News : June 2008 SummerMash coming to Seattle on Saturday, July 12th! Mashable’s traveling U.S. tour is coming to Seattle, the first city of their seven-city tour! Join the Mashable crew (including Pete Cashmore) and other Seattle geeks fo

News : June 2008 SummerMash coming to Seattle on Saturday, July 12th! Mashable’s traveling U.S. tour is coming to Seattle, the first city of their seven-city tour! Join the Mashable crew (including Pete Cashmore) and other Seattle geeks for an evening of “drinks, food and connecting at SummerMash”, coming up quickly on Saturday, July 12 … Read more

Back to the User: Creating User-Focused Web Sites

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Back to the User: Creating User-Focused Web Sites Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By James McNally Published on May 1, 2002 Web designers can be guilty of designing for themselves alone. We like to think of ourselves as purveyors of good … Read more

Articles by Topic: Content

Articles by Topic: Content Time To Change Published on December 11, 2008 Are Accessibility Statements Useful? Published on November 12, 2008 Cooking With Stock Published on September 9, 2008 Getting The Most Out Of Your Library Published on August 12, 2008 Review: Web Form Design by Luke Wroblewski Published on August 5, 2008 Portable Social … Read more

Web Directions South Surfboard design contest! (Contest now closed)

Web Directions South Surfboard design contest! (Contest now closed) Tiff Fehr July 13, 2008 at 11:42 PM Add to Delicious or Add to My Yahoo! Regular Digital Web readers might have hazarded an educated guess about our contest topic for Web Directions South. Such that it is, Digital Web is proud to partner with Web … Read more

Computers: An Illustrated History

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Computers: An Illustrated History Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By James McNally Published on August 24, 2002 Taschen have turned their considerable talents for producing stunning art books to the computer, producing this lavish volume full of photographs of long-forgotten machines … Read more

Articles by Topic: Web Design

Articles by Topic: Web Design Extract: Know Your Site Published on November 4, 2008 Everything You Know About CSS Is Wrong Published on October 21, 2008 Concept Design Tools Published on September 30, 2008 Cooking With Stock Published on September 9, 2008 Web Design by Designers Published on August 26, 2008 Photoshop vs Fireworks Published … Read more

News : July 2008

News : July 2008 New Issue: Get a Customer Relationship Reality Check Costa Rican entrepreneur Tej Kohli joins us this week with his customer-focused advice in eCRM: A Virtual Reality Check For Your Business. 2008 has been rife with examples of new levels in customer relationships, with a series of news stories about company-to-customer failures … Read more

Special Edition: Using HTML and XHTML

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Special Edition: Using HTML and XHTML Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By James McNally Published on October 3, 2002 Overview What? Another HTML book? Why would I want to read another one of those? That’s a good question, and I have … Read more

What happens when the people come?

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What happens when the people come? Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By David Eames-Harlan Published on September 24, 2001 Every experienced web designer knows that web statistics are important. Okay, now quick, think of a time when you responded directly to changes in web … Read more

Live: InfoCamp 2008 – Keynote: Jacob O. Wobbrock

Live: InfoCamp 2008 – Keynote: Jacob O. Wobbrock Nick Finck September 27, 2008 at /files/includes/10.css:00 AM Add to Delicious or Add to My Yahoo! Rachel Elkington is giving the introduction for Jacob Wobbrock. Jacob is going to be talking on Flipping the Burden: Marking computer accessible with everyday input devices. Jacob takes the stage, after … Read more

Usability: The Site Speaks for Itself

Usability: The Site Speaks for Itself Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By James McNally Published on November 29, 2002 As Molly Holzschlag points out in the introduction, “This book exists to help web professionals gain perspective, not from the usability pundits … Read more

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Articles We publish articles on virtually every topic related to creating and maintaining websites—web design, web development, information architecture, business, and usability. Our volunteer authors and columnists are experts in their fields, offering insights, tutorials, and explorations of a wide range of subjects that talk directly to the professionals in our industry. Form vs. Function: … Read more

Live: InfoCamp 2008 – Plenary: Tamara Adlin

Live: InfoCamp 2008 – Plenary: Tamara Adlin Nick Finck September 28, 2008 at 9:30 AM Add to Delicious or Add to My Yahoo! Day two kicks off with Aaron giving thanks to sponsors. Aaron then asks the audience about the sessions that occurred yesterday and what they found interesting and if there could be sessions … Read more

Macromedia Studio MX 2004

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Macromedia Studio MX 2004 Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Jesse Nieminen Published on April 14, 2004 Although the name is ridiculously convoluted, Macromedia’s flagship suite of software has really matured into the most formidable Web design package out there. Considering … Read more

Book Reviews

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Book Reviews Publishers release thousands of web-related books each year. How effective, important, well-written, or useful are these guides? When a book is highly anticipated or looks particularly interesting, we publish a review by a staff member or contributing author, outlining who it’s written for, what you’ll learn, and if it’s worth your hard-earned money. … Read more