How User Experience (UX) Will Save Journalism
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About This Course
Can two letters — UX — save journalism? Maybe, if increasing our focus on 'user experience' leads to better products and happier readers.
UX is both an art and a science, but it does not need to be complicated or expensive.
This Webinar look at the components of a good user experience, focus on usability with some real-world examples — from gas caps to doorknobs — and learn some of the basic concepts that support a good UX process from "affordance" to "wireframe".
What Will I Learn?
- What "user experience" is
- Some examples worth sharing
- How you measure and improve UX
- Why it makes good business sense
- Why focusing on readers is a key to success
In 2010-2011 he was the Digital Media Fellow at The Poynter Institute, studying and writing about the use of mobile technology in journalism. He has presented at numerous conferences and Webinars on the topics of mobile media, change leadership, multimedia newsroom management and photojournalism.
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