The Dimensions of Website Design

Resource links for MIAD's Design, Creativity, and Conscience course - Presentation by Megan Holbrook on February 17, 2014

www.digitalese.com/miad

Information Architecture:

Information Architecture Tutorial - http://www.webmonkey.com/2010/02/information_architecture_tutorial/

Information Architecture Basics - http://www.usability.gov/what-and-why/information-architecture.html

Information Architecture - http://webstyleguide.com/wsg3/3-information-architecture/index.html

Accessibility:

Section 508 Guidelines -

Tips and Tricks for Designing for Visually Impaired - http://www.afb.org/info/accessibility/creating-accessible-websites/tips-and-tricks/235

Developing & Testing for Color-Blindness - http://www.epa.gov/inter508/developers/colorblind.htm

Designing for Mobile Websites - http://www.smashingmagazine.com/guidelines-for-mobile-web-development/

Responsive Design - http://coding.smashingmagazine.com/2011/01/12/guidelines-for-responsive-web-design/

Tips for Multilingual Sites - http://www.nomensa.com/blog/2010/7-tips-and-techniques-for-multi-lingual-website-accessibility/

Building Multilingual Sites - http://www.omniglot.com/language/articles/multilingual_websites.htm

Usability Testing:

Heatmap Tools - http://www.testing-web-sites.co.uk/2013/01/23/20-heatmap-tools-for-testing-your-websites-usability/

Heatmap Results - http://www.conversionxl.com/19-things-we-can-learn-from-numerous-heatmap-tests

A/B Testing - http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/06/24/the-ultimate-guide-to-a-b-testing/

A/B and Multivariate Testing - http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/11/24/multivariate-testing-in-action-five-simple-steps-to-increase-conversion-rates/

Search Engine Optimization:

What Is SEO / Search Engine Optimization? - http://searchengineland.com/guide/what-is-seo

SEO Copywriting: The Five Essential Elements to Focus On - http://www.copyblogger.com/on-page-seo/

The Dirty Little Secrets of Search - http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/13/business/13search.html