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Presentations Web/Tech

How to manage web projects without setting your hair on fire

It seems like everyone in the organization believes they know what makes a website “work” despite having no design training. Managers insist that “their” pages look or act in ways directly contrary to the rest of the website. Or the web.

What are the unique characteristics of the web that make managing design a challenge? How can we empower stakeholders while also creating a seamless user experience? And how would an iterative, collaborative design process facilitate a responsive web, one where sites work well on phones, tablets and desktops?

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Presentations Web/Tech

WordPress for beginners: your first post

Lecture for class(es). See presentation on Slideshare.

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Design Web/Tech

HTML 101: headings are not about “sizes”

I was poking around CodeAcademy this afternoon, trying to decide if I want to use the HTML/CSS modules with my classes.

It’s been almost 20 years since I started teaching HTML. So it really sets my teeth on edge to read this:

CodeAcademy on headings

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