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The Guardian on Facebook | Facebook

Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Magazine on communication related to work and civic activity.
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The Message Gets the Medium it Deserves | Experience Design at Hello Erik

The Message Gets the Medium it Deserves | Experience Design at Hello Erik | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
“When you give people too much information, they instantly resort to pattern recognition, in other words, to structure the experience.“ - Marshall MacLuhan
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The Importance of Designing for Readability | Design Shack

The Importance of Designing for Readability | Design Shack | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Reading an article entitled The Importance of Designing for Readability on Design Shack.
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The Tricky Science of Color Perception: Observatory: Design Observer

The Tricky Science of Color Perception: Observatory: Design Observer | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Color is subject to a thousand kinds of distortion as it travels from an object, through light, through your eye to your brain. Yet the tricky, interwined science and art of color perception still goes under-appreciated.
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Four Dangerous Navigation Approaches that Can Increase Cognitive Strain

Four Dangerous Navigation Approaches that Can Increase Cognitive Strain | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Some navigation implementations risk pushing users into a state of cognitive strain which lessens the likelihood of them taking desirable actions.
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My experience with publishing data visualizations on the web - Virostatiq

My experience with publishing data visualizations on the web - Virostatiq | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Here are some recommendations for where and how to publish your data visualizations. Focus first on target groups and sites listed here, then expand in direction you feel is best.
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The Quick and Dirty on Data Visualization

The Quick and Dirty on Data Visualization | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
These five questions will help give your numbers meaning.
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Flat vs. Deep Website Hierarchies

Flat vs. Deep Website Hierarchies | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Information on websites can be organized in either flat or deep hierarchies; both have their advantages and pitfalls.
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The Science Behind Fonts (And How They Make You Feel)

The Science Behind Fonts (And How They Make You Feel) | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
The right font choice along with the absence of sidebars and popups makes everything feel easier and better to read. It can also make you feel good!
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A conversation on the architecture of information

A conversation on the architecture of information | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Études de communication recently published a paper I wrote between 2012 and 2013 on the ongoing reframing of information architecture. The article discusses how technological, economic, social, and
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Freeplane: a versatile brainstorming tool

Freeplane: a versatile brainstorming tool | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Whether you need to understand a problem, complete a task, or just generally get organized, mind mapping can probably help. Not least because it’s so easy.

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Coyleyj's curator insight, April 16, 5:17 PM

This looks like a great visualisation tool.

Linda Denty's curator insight, April 16, 6:18 PM

This looks like a great tool for classroom and personal use.

Isabel García's curator insight, April 17, 4:59 AM

nueva forma de realizar mapa conceptual , sencillo

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A Curated Journal of the Best Copyright-Free Contents Available Online: The Public Domain Review

A Curated Journal of the Best Copyright-Free Contents Available Online: The Public Domain Review | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Online journal dedicated to showcasing the most interesting and unusual out-of-copyright works available on the web

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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, November 8, 2013 11:11 AM

Good Resource when looking for content. Thanks Robin.

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, April 16, 2:10 AM

There is some very unusual content here. 

Susan Wegmann's curator insight, April 17, 9:57 AM

Incredible resource of hard-to-find content

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The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online

The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
The best tools and services to capture, edit, publish and distribute video online.

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Wilko Dijkhuis's curator insight, Today, 2:46 AM

nice list of video tools

Inma Contreras's curator insight, Today, 6:17 AM
Toda la información es poca...
Volkmar Langer's curator insight, Today, 7:18 AM

An extensive collection of Videotools created by Robin Good.

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Our Ability To Smell Depends On Our Culture

Our Ability To Smell Depends On Our Culture | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Common wisdom holds that smell is the least important sense for our species. But that conclusion may be flawed because we've ignored non-Western cultures. New research on a small tribe in southern Thailand challenges that assumption.
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Designing the Perfect Hyperlink — It's Not as Simple as You Think - Six Revisions

Designing the Perfect Hyperlink — It's Not as Simple as You Think - Six Revisions | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
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Vintage Infodesign [35] | Visual Loop

Vintage Infodesign [35] | Visual Loop | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
A set of charts, maps and graphics created before 1960
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Jeffrey Zeldman

Jeffrey Zeldman | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
In this interview, Jeffrey Zeldman founder of Happy Cog, reveals the importance of crafting copy and how that creates a special user experiences.
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Nine rules for running productive design critiques

Nine rules for running productive design critiques | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
This article was originally published at Fast Company. Four people crowd around a 27-inch monitor, peering at a design mockup: Developer 1: “Are you nuts? We can’t build all that for the next release.” Developer…
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A Web for Everyone Accessibility as a Design Challenge

Broadening our vision to design for everyone is a conscious act of innovation. Instead of focusing on barriers, we can focus on enabling expression in multip...
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Designing User Interfaces for Older Adults: Myth Busters :: UXmatters

Designing User Interfaces for Older Adults: Myth Busters :: UXmatters | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
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10 facts about the brain that will help you design better websites | Web design | Creative Bloq

10 facts about the brain that will help you design better websites | Web design | Creative Bloq | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
It all started with a book I found on my mum’s bookshelf when I was 15. It was called How To Read People Like A Book. It covered the basics of body language and, for a geeky teenager, uncovered so many possibilities.
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University Websites: Top 10 Design Guidelines

University Websites: Top 10 Design Guidelines | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
Effective university websites can increase conversions, strengthen institutional credibility and brand, improve user satisfaction, and save time and money.
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First Principles of Interaction Design (Revised & Expanded)

First Principles of Interaction Design (Revised & Expanded) | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
The following principles are fundamental to the design and implementation of effective interfaces, whether for traditional GUI environments, the web, mobile devices, wearables, or Internet-connecte...
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24 Powerpoint Alternatives & Presentation Programs For 2014

24 Powerpoint Alternatives & Presentation Programs For 2014 | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
At CustomShow, we decided to list some alternatives to powerpoint that could help in solving your overall presentation problems. These programs serve many purposes.

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tom jackson's curator insight, April 18, 8:23 AM

for my education colleagues, if you have not one so, check out powtoon

Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, April 18, 3:07 PM

Presentaciones PowerPoint

Joon Lai's curator insight, Today, 12:02 PM

I've used Prezi but the Haiku Deck looks cool too for the classroom. 

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Medical Information Design

Medical Information Design | Professional Communication | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I visited the Rubin Museum of Art in New York City to check Bodies in Balance. The exhibition presents an information design journey through "the origins, history and practice" of ...
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45 ways to avoid using the word 'very'

45 ways to avoid using the word 'very' | Professional Communication | Scoop.it

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Steve Tuffill's curator insight, April 6, 10:08 PM

This makes the writing business very easy indeed...! How many times have you been caught when you can't find the right word for it...?

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Useful words to use instead of very...

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Helpful tips to avoid using the word 'very'