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The Pimpformation Architect (InfoCamp 2009)

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The Pimpformation Architect describes how he reached out to the IA/UX community using Wordpress and other social media, the response he received, and what he learned.

The Pimpformation Architect describes how he reached out to the IA/UX community using Wordpress and other social media, the response he received, and what he learned.

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    • 1. THE PIMPFORMATION ARCHITECT Michael Adcock InfoCamp 2009
    • 2. HOLLA #infocamp @pimpia @adcockm pimpformationarchitect@gmail.com adcockm@usa.net
    • 3. WHAT AM I DOING HERE? Exploring UX Delight Interest Concepts Engagement Exploring Branding Marketing Social Media Sharing with a IAI IA Summit Community UW iSchool You! Revealing myself
    • 4. HOW’S IT GOING TO GO? • Introductions and Definitions • The Story of the Pimpformation Architect • Lessons Learned • Interesting IA/UX Resources • Your Questions
    • 5. WHO AM I? • Aspiring IA/UX Designer • 2008 MLIS Grad, UW Information School • 10 years of software development experience in Seattle area • Computer Science degree • Freelancing and looking for a job. :-)
    • 6. WHO AM I REALLY?
    • 7. INFORMATION ARCHITECT? Taken from http://si658.danklyn.com/#71781
    • 8. IA: USER EXPERIENCE Taken from http://si658.danklyn.com/#71781
    • 9. IA: COMMUNICATION Taken from http://si658.danklyn.com/#71784
    • 10. ANALYTICS
    • 11. ORIGINS • Emergency Librarian Beth Sanderson* •I grabbed the domain (.com and .info) in October ’08 *Check out: www.bettergnomesandgarden.com
    • 12. IA SUMMIT 2009
    • 13. POST CONFERENCE = FLICKR
    • 14. IDEA!
    • 15. BRANDING
    • 16. FIRST BLOG POST
    • 17. LAME START
    • 18. CONTEXT
    • 19. COMMENTARY
    • 20. CAPTURING MOMENTS
    • 21. CAPTURING IDEAS
    • 22. CUTE ISN’T ENOUGH
    • 23. WEIRD IS BETTER
    • 24. SHOUT OUT TO PEEPS
    • 25. TOPICAL
    • 26. PERSONALITIES
    • 27. REDEFINING MOMENTS
    • 28. KEEPIN’ IT REAL
    • 29. LOU ROSENFELD’S BLOG
    • 30. TWITTER COMES ALIVE
    • 31. AND I GIVE THANKS
    • 32. STATPRESS
    • 33. MORE POSTS...
    • 34. MORE POSTS...
    • 35. MORE POSTS...
    • 36. MORE POSTS...
    • 37. MORE POSTS...
    • 38. UNTIL I RAN OUT OF PHOTO IDEAS... Now what?
    • 39. LOOK ELSEWHERE?
    • 40. LIKE A BOSS
    • 41. STILL TWEETIN’
    • 42. HOLIDAYS
    • 43. PERIODIC TABLES?
    • 44. MOBILE
    • 45. T-SHIRTS AND TRAFFIC
    • 46. T-SHIRTS AND TRAFFIC
    • 47. T-SHIRTS AND TRAFFIC
    • 48. MORE TWEETS
    • 49. CONNECTING WITH BLOGGERS
    • 50. TWITTER
    • 51. FACEBOOK
    • 52. LOCAL ACTION
    • 53. SAD TWEET :-(
    • 54. IAI ELECTIONS
    • 55. UX GARBAGE PAIL KIDS
    • 56. LIVIA LABATE
    • 57. JARED SPOOL
    • 58. DAN WILLIS
    • 59. NICK FINCK
    • 60. HAPPY TWEETS
    • 61. LESSONS LEARNED • WordPress was easy to set up and tweak • (plugins of note: adsense manager, akismet, emo vote, google analyticator, statpress reloaded, twitter tools, wordpress mobile edition) • Twitter can be used lots of ways, and how you use it is a personal choice. • Broadcasting blog updates is easy • Figuringout who to follow is not. On the plus side, it’s easy to stop following someone.
    • 62. LESSONS LEARNED • Talk to people directly, and let them know you appreciate what they do (tweets, blog posts, etc.) • Doing something crazy can sometimes pay off! • The IA/UX community is made of win. • Hopefully you learned other stuff too! :-)
    • 63. INTERESTING TWITS
    • 64. IA INSTITUTE (SUMMER @ UW)
    • 65. IA SUMMIT
    • 66. DAN KLYN’S COURSE
    • 67. QUESTIONS?
    • 68. THANKS! (Enjoy InfoCamp!) @pimpia @adcockm pimpformationarchitect@gmail.com adcockm@usa.net

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