Category: Usability Publications

I was encouraged by my first submissions to Catalyze.org, the new social networking site for business analysts and user centered design folks. As an early fan of the site (still in BETA), I’ve been getting to know it (very informative), how it works (some usability hoops), and finally, I got up the nerve to start contributing (I was shy). First, I sent them my podcast interview on usability. Then, once I figured out their procedure, I submitted two of myRead more…

If you wish to see some great photos, check out SMX SM NYC Photos here. I’m “live blogging” at Search Engine Roundtable. More photos to come. Last night’s shots were from the packed house cancer fund raiser. Coverage from my fellow press workers: SearchEngineJournal, reported by Eric Lander – It was a great pleasure to meet and spend time with you Eric! Search Engine Land reported by Vanessa Fox and Rebecca Kelley AimClear reported by Marty Weintraub Search Marketing GurusRead more…

It’s been an interesting time for both the usability and search engine marketing industries. The following is a tour of some of my favorite finds and discussions, as well as proof I didn’t sleep all week. Introspection: Don’t Ignore Accessibility explores the implications of not applying usability and accessibility practices. The kicker is that the article comes from the highly esteemed SEO resource, Search Engine Watch. Professionalism In Our Industries – Recent public outings in the SEO industry, as wellRead more…

The year 2007 may likely be remembered as the Year of Education for the search engine marketing industry. Last year, when Cre8asiteforums donated our ad revenue to fund SEO/M education, we had a handful of establishments to select from. This year there is an abundance. One of the newer ventures, Market Motive, showcases an elite team of faculty members that now includes the inclusion of Bryan Eisenberg and Alan Rimm-Kaufman. Bryan will handle Conversion Optimization and Alan covers Paid searchRead more…

I should have seen it coming. I hadn’t planned on going to Search Engine Strategies, San Jose. There was no logical reason for a forums owner, usability consultant, ex-SEO to fly across the country to report on sessions. Stranded overnight on the way there and on the way home, I decided there was no use in getting upset. Although my first reaction was to go back home last Sunday after the missed connection and no more flights to San Jose;Read more…

When we last left off on the trip from hell just to attend SES San Jose, I had finally arrived Monday afternoon after being stranded last Sunday in Chicago. I kid you freaking not, I’m stranded again in Chicago and am once again in a glorious king size bed at the O’Hare Hilton – the very LAST room they had. My dinner mates on our fun trip to Japan Town last night know I was starting to worry after BillRead more…

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