Archive | February, 2015

The Manicouagan crater. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Reference vs. Learning in a Bottom-up Information Architecture

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and ADo reference and learning require different organization in a bottom-up information architecture? This is another in the series of posts addressing questions from my TC Dojo webinar on Bottom-up Information Architecture. Q: Is there a difference in looking for a […]

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The role of the TOC in a bottom-up information architecture

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and AIs there still a place for a TOC in a bottom-up information architecture? Yes, but its role is different. This is another in my series following up on the questions asked in my TC Dojo webinar on bottom-up information architecture. […]

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Bottom-Up Architecture Q and A: Organizing the Site

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and AOnce the reader reaches an Every Page is Page One page, does it still matter if the site is well organized? It depends on what you mean by “organized”. This is another in the series of post dealing with questions […]

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Bottom-Up Information Architecture Behind the Firewall

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and AThis is the second of the questions from my TC Dojo presentation on Information Architecture Bottom Up. Q: What happens when the information is behind a wall, such as proprietary applications? How is a bottom-up approach better in that type […]

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Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A – Part 1

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and A

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Bottom-Up Information Architecture Q and AI got a number of really good questions following my TC Dojo session on Bottom-up Information Architecture (below). I want to address the questions in a little more depth than was possible in the webinar. Q: I’ve attended multiple Every Page […]

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