Our world is full of messed up stuff that causes a lot of questions as to what we do as designers, marketing, etc.
A large part of this mess is information.
We can make all sorts of judgements from these cookies
8 of 10 Doctors do not recommend
There is spin, and we find and construct information inside an architecture that already exists.
To make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the Universe. — Carl Sagan
Change at one level has implications at other levels.
frustration comes from people who have difference mental models.
Objects can help us compare our mental models.
Don’t “Pretty up the mess” — @Abby_the_IA #uxlx pic.twitter.com/YNpE9gyzbc
— Adrian Howard (@adrianh) June 4, 2015
IA is the tools and concepts that help people make sense of messes made of information.
It is also the way we choose to arrange the parts of something to make it understandable as a whole.
The capiberra is considered a fish by the catholic church, so that it could be eaten on friday.
– is subjective
– is demographic
– is socio political
– gets lost in translation
– is complex
Ontology is the act of choosing the language to be used or not used within a specfic context.
Controlled vocabularies: list of approved term and definitions for a particular context and/or setting.
Example of controlled vocabulary: https://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/20/words-we-dont-say/?_r=0
We should start with language and not interface. Language is not just words, it can be icons, smells, light …
Where does Michael Jackson go into? M or J ?
Organising is not hard, the hard part is agreeing on the organisation
You can arrange information by location, alphabetically, time, category, hierarchy. And that’s it. Basically. @Abby_the_IA #uxlx
— Mads-Peter Jakobsen (@madspeter) June 4, 2015
These are the liberties and constraints that you put on users to try to simplify the process.
How you coreograph the product says something about you.
If you make anything, you are probably already architecting information.
Stephen Wendel 3 strategies for behavior change Intro supporting conscious choices fitbit opower hellowallet as well as other companies and agencies who …
Frameworks and tools have pitfalls Possible solution: Atomic Design with @brad_frost at #uxlx pic.twitter.com/gz4XOe3Gc8 — Rafa Torres (@RafaTorres) …
hashtags show up in 2007 but twitter only added support in 2009 Weight watchers example. “I’m a coach, i’m real.” the system is not …
Tim Berners Lee Defined a system of decentralised information that could be connected together. And We built … websites with ugly gifs. For us, it is …
Our world is full of messed up stuff that causes a lot of questions as to what we do as designers, marketing, etc. A large part of this mess is …
Interaction is moving off the screen and into the environment around us. Cut the steps between thinking and doing — steven ____ ? We tend to think about …
About a year ago, most people didn’t know that Facebook had a separate app for messaging, and Messenger didn’t offer much that you couldn’t already get …
uxlx.zerointerface.nl people who stand to gain something from you have motive to deceive you I <3 Deception Deception can be found in a number of places …
Wayfindr jumalis_: Now @the_uMe speaking about #wayfindr at #uxlx. Service that enables vision impaired people getting around London. @teachmeuxsensei: …
Nicole Fenton Words as material What’s the number one thing that sabotages projects for you? silos miss communication client not communicating needs …
Enter your email to get a weekly digest of new posts.