Content Strategy for the Web

Author: Kristina Halvorson
Publisher: New Riders
ISBN: 9780132883245
Release Date: 2012-02-28
Genre: Computers

FROM CONSTANT CRISIS TO SUSTAINABLE SUCCESS BETTER CONTENT MEANS BETTER BUSINESS. Your content is a mess: the website redesigns didn’t help, and the new CMS just made things worse. Or, maybe your content is full of potential: you know new revenue and cost-savings opportunities exist, but you’re not sure where to start. How can you realize the value of content while planning for its long-term success? For organizations all over the world, Content Strategy for the Web is the go-to content strategy handbook. Read it to: Understand content strategy and its business value Discover the processes and people behind a successful content strategy Make smarter, achievable decisions about what content to create and how Find out how to build a business case for content strategy With all-new chapters, updated material, case studies, and more, the second edition of Content Strategy for the Web is an essential guide for anyone who works with content.

Writing Effectively in Print and on the Web

Author: Rebecca Blakiston
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781442278868
Release Date: 2017-01-05
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The written word is our primary tool for communication – with colleagues, administrators, stakeholders, and users. Poor use of words can lead to misunderstandings and inefficiencies. Writing effectively will help you be a stronger colleague, manager, and librarian. In this book, you will learn how to: Define your audience and your primary messages Simplify your writing so that it is succinct and understandable Structure your written content so that it is most usable and accessible to your audience Approach different forms of writing in a way that is most effective to getting your message across Establish a voice and tone that reflects the identity of your organization and yourself as a professional The book covers writing for both print and Web-based publications and is aimed at all types of libraries.

Enterprise Content and Search Management for Building Digital Platforms

Author: Shailesh Kumar Shivakumar
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119206828
Release Date: 2016-12-16
Genre: Computers

Provides modern enterprises with the tools to create a robust digital platform utilizing proven best practices, practical models, and time-tested techniques Contemporary business organizations can either embrace the digital revolution—or be left behind. Enterprise Content and Search Management for Building Digital Platforms provides modern enterprises with the necessary tools to create a robust digital platform utilizing proven best practices, practical models, and time-tested techniques to compete in the today’s digital world. Features include comprehensive discussions on content strategy, content key performance indicators (KPIs), mobile-first strategy, content assessment models, various practical techniques and methodologies successfully used in real-world digital programs, relevant case studies, and more. Initial chapters cover core concepts of a content management system (CMS), including content strategy; CMS architecture, templates, and workflow; reference architectures, information architecture, taxonomy, and content metadata. Advanced CMS topics are then covered, with chapters on integration, content standards, digital asset management (DAM), document management, and content migration, evaluation, validation, maintenance, analytics, SEO, security, infrastructure, and performance. The basics of enterprise search technologies are explored next, and address enterprise search architecture, advanced search, operations, and governance. Final chapters then focus on enterprise program management and feature coverage of various concepts of digital program management and best practices—along with an illuminating end-to-end digital program case study. Offers a comprehensive guide to the understanding and learning of new methodologies, techniques, and models for the creation of an end-to-end digital system Addresses a wide variety of proven best practices and deployed techniques in content management and enterprise search space which can be readily used for digital programs Covers the latest digital trends such as mobile-first strategy, responsive design, adaptive content design, micro services architecture, semantic search and such and also utilizes sample reference architecture for implementing solutions Features numerous case studies to enhance comprehension, including a complete end-to-end digital program case study Provides readily usable content management checklists and templates for defining content strategy, CMS evaluation, search evaluation and DAM evaluation Comprehensive and cutting-edge, Enterprise Content and Search Management for Building Digital Platforms is an invaluable reference resource for creating an optimal enterprise digital eco-system to meet the challenges of today’s hyper-connected world.

Web Style Guide 4th Edition

Author: Patrick J. Lynch
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300225259
Release Date: 2016-08-23
Genre: Computers

A classic reference book on user interface design and graphic design for web sites, updated to reflect a rapidly changing market Consistently praised as the best volume on classic elements of web site design, Web Style Guide has sold many thousands of copies and has been published around the world. This new revised edition confirms Web Style Guide as the go-to authority in a rapidly changing market. As web designers move from building sites from scratch to using content management and aggregation tools, the book’s focus shifts away from code samples and toward best practices, especially those involving mobile experience, social media, and accessibility. An ideal reference for web site designers in corporations, government, nonprofit organizations, and academic institutions, the book explains established design principles and covers all aspects of web design—from planning to production to maintenance. The guide also shows how these principles apply in web design projects whose primary concerns are information design, interface design, and efficient search and navigation.

Intelligent Content A Primer

Author: Ann Rockley
Publisher: XML Press
ISBN: 9781457191336
Release Date: 2015-09-25
Genre: Business & Economics

Today, everything is marketing. All of the content we produce affects the customer experience. Therefore, all content is marketing and all content producers are marketers. Intelligent Content: A Primer introduces intelligent content: how it works, the benefits, the objectives, the challenges, and how to get started. Anyone who wants to understand intelligent content will get a clear introduction along with case studies and all the reference information you could ask for to make the case for intelligent content with your management. Intelligent Content: A Primer is written by three leaders in content strategy and content marketing. Ann Rockley is widely recognized as the mother of content strategy. Charles Cooper, co-author with Ann Rockley of Managing Enterprise Content, has been been involved in creating and testing digital content for more than 20 years. And Scott Abel, known as The Content Wrangler, is an internationally recognized global content strategist. Together, they have created the definitive introduction to intelligent content.

Don t make me think

Author: Steve Krug
Publisher: MITP-Verlags GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783958457669
Release Date: 2018-01-25
Genre: Computers


Running Lean das How to f r erfolgreiche Innovationen f r Startups Existenzgr nder und Produktentwickler

Author: Ash Maurya
Publisher: O'Reilly Germany
ISBN: 9783955611279
Release Date: 2013
Genre:

Warum scheitern so viele Startups und neue Produkte? Und wie kann man die Chancen deutlich erhohen, mit einer Innovation erfolgreich zu sein? Als Antwort auf diese Fragen hat Ash Maurya die in diesem Buch vorgestellte Methode entwickelt, die auf Strategien des Lean Management und der agilen Entwicklung aufbaut und speziell auf Innovationsprozesse zugeschnitten ist. Der Trick besteht darin, fruhzeitig, konsequent und in allen Projektphasen potenzielle Kunden in den Entwicklungsprozess einzubeziehen und das eigene Geschaftsmodell immer wieder zu hinterfragen. Ein entscheidendes Tool ist dabei die "Lean Canvas," ein Template, das eine einfache Visualisierung des Businessplans ermoglicht und erheblich einfacher zu erfassen und zu uberarbeiten ist als die ublichen, viele Seiten starken Konzeptpapiere. Ash Maurya hat die Methode anhand eigener Projekte entwickelt und erfolgreich getestet. In Running Lean erlautert er sie ganz praktisch mit Schritt-fur-Schritt-Anleitungen anhand eines konkreten Beispiels. Alle Schritte konnen einfach nachvollzogen und auf die eigenen Innovationsprojekte angewandt werden. Die Lean Canvas sowie die Fragebogen fur Kundeninterviews lassen sich direkt aus dem Buch ubernehmen. Ein Problem identifizieren, das viele Menschen umtreibt, und eine Losung dafur definieren. Die Kunden in den gesamten Entwicklungsprozess einbinden. Das Produkt / die Idee kontinuierlich testen, in immer kurzeren Iterationszyklen. Erkennen, wann die Marschrichtung geandert werden sollte. Entwicklungsgeschwindigkeit, Erkenntnisprozesse und Ausrichtung optimieren. Den idealen Zeitpunkt fur Finanzierungsrunden finden.

Die Kunst des SEO

Author: Eric Enge
Publisher: O'Reilly Germany
ISBN: 9783868993752
Release Date: 2012
Genre:

Geballte Expertise von vier namhaften SEO-Profis: Die Kunst des SEO vermitteln das Wissen, das Sie fur Aufbau und Durchfuhrung einer erfolgreichen SEO-Strategie benotigen. Die beschriebenen Methoden reichen dabei von einfachen bis hin zu anspruchsvollen Manahmen. Auch aktuelle Entwicklungen beim Suchmaschinenranking werden einbezogen, so zum Beispiel der Einfluss von Social Media und Nutzerbeteiligung auf die Suchergebnisse. Kurzum: Die Kunst des SEO ist ein umfassendes und fur alle SEO-Profis hochinteressantes Fachbuch. Ausgewahlte Stimmen zur Originalausgabe: "SEO-Expertise ist heute eine Grundvoraussetzung fur erfolgreiches Online-Business. Dieses Buch, das von vier der besten SEO-Praktiker geschrieben wurde, die es gibt, vermittelt alles, was man heute in diesem Bereich wissen muss." Tony Hsieh, CEO von Zappos.com und Autor des Bestsellers Delivering Happiness "Frei von Hype, reich an Fakten und vollgestopft mit Erkenntnissen, die unverzichtbar fur jeden sind, der SEO umfassend verstehen mochte." Seth Godin, Autor von We Are All Weird und anderen Buchern

42 Rules for a Web Presence That Wins 2nd Edition

Author: Philippa Gamse
Publisher: Happy About
ISBN: 9781607730965
Release Date: 2012-11
Genre: Business & Economics

Primarily designed for businesses which are not pure e-commerce companies, and that probably don't have the resources to deploy major enterprise software solutions and dedicated in-house technical teams, this volume explains business concepts, issues, strategies, and tactics for the Web.

Code Complete

Author: Steve MacConnell
Publisher:
ISBN: 3860633333
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Programmierung


Advanced Web Metrics mit Google Analytics

Author: Brian Clifton
Publisher: MITP-Verlags GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783826655661
Release Date: 2010
Genre:

Mit dem kostenlosen Google Analytics können Sie herausfinden, wie Sie das Optimum aus Ihrer Website herausholen. Der Google-Insider und Web-Analytics-Experte Brian Clifton zeigt ausführlich, wie Sie Google Analytics gezielt und effektiv einsetzen. Durch die richtige Interpretation und Analyse Ihrer Daten erhalten Sie ein unverzichtbares Werkzeug, um Ihrer Website den letzten Schliff geben zu können und den Erfolg zu steigern.

Interactive Design

Author: Andy Pratt
Publisher: Rockport Publishers
ISBN: 9781610586375
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Design

User experience design is one of the fastest-growing specialties in graphic design. Smart companies realize that the most successful products are designed to meet the needs and goals of real people—the users. This means putting the user at the center of the design process. This innovative, comprehensive book examines the user-centered design process from the perspective of a designer. With rich imagery, Interactive Design introduces the different UX players, outlines the user-centered design process from user research to user testing, and explains through various examples how user-centered design has been successfully integrated into the design process of a variety of design studios worldwide.