If you are attending this years SXSW conference in Austin Texas then I would love to meet up.
With the Boagworld podcast returning next week, it is time for me to brief you on all you “need to know”.
This week has a slight UX flavour by exploring help content for users, the best UX books for beginners and how to motivate yourself through creative blocks.
This week, we make a collection of resources that hit the web this week, including iPhone and iPad development kits, the best apps and websites for any web designer, and HTML5 Boilerplate: A rock solid default for HTML5 awesome.
This week: The magic behind Amazon’s $2.7bn question, kick ass kickoff meetings and can you build an app in 10k?
This week: The 7 sins of web project management, Safari Extensions and Unicorn, an all-in-one validator from the W3C.
This week: Why the fold doesn’t matter, big wins with quick changes and what’s the best size for a search box?
This week: A presentation from Relly about Microcopy, using Twitter for customer testimonials and saying ‘no’ to clients.
This week: A new BBC News homepage on the way, Using CSS3 and media queries to make robust background images that fill the browser and learning to love vendor prefixes.
This week: The Boagworld Podcast goes off air, how to design better and faster, using stories in your design ideas and how to think from a users perspective.
Sometimes you need to leave behind the best things to embrace something new. That is what I want to do with Boagworld and I would encourage you to do the same.
This week: A psychologist’s view of web design, a gaggle of usability testing posts, the need for speed and inspiration kills.
This week: Things I discovered at Future of web design, google open source web fonts, using flash to fill in the gaps and choosing the right image.
This week: how design and content work together, running a design workshop, the importance of control and top tips for effective landing pages.
This week: Engaging and helping your users, the power of habits, why business writing is so awful and things to do at the beginning of each project.
This week: Steve Job’s shares his thoughts on Flash, Ben Ward makes us understand the web and learn how to calibrate color for the web.
This week: Is the homepage dying? Everything you need to know about HTML5 and CSS3. Solve problems rather than add features. And why you shouldn’t be tied to a process.
This week: The dying art of design, the disappearance of flash, tasks not goals, twitters developer tools and google rank by speed.
This week: How to be the worlds worst project manager and how to alienate visitors. Also, why FAQs are failing and why page weight still matters.