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Faceted Identities

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I gave a presentation on my work on faceted identities to a group at the Internet Identities Workshop X. The presentation lead to quite a significant amount of conversation & debate including quite a number of good insights.

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Faceted Identities

  1. 1. FACETED IDENTITIES Xianhang Zhang
  2. 2. THE EXCUSES
  3. 3. THE EXCUSES • It’s hard to find the time •I was never taught how • I’m tired at the end of the day • It’s expensive •I can’t gain access to the resources •I don’t have any of the tools
  4. 4. Presentation Impression Attribution of Self Management Theory
  5. 5. ABOUT ME
  6. 6. ABOUT ME • Theory, Design & Business
  7. 7. ABOUT ME • Theory, Design & Business •I design for Social Interaction
  8. 8. ABOUT ME • Theory, Design & Business •I design for Social Interaction • For hire
  9. 9. BLOG?
  10. 10. Personality = f (Audience,
  11. 11. FACETS & ALTER-EGOS
  12. 12. FINDINGS
  13. 13. FINDINGS • Facets remarkably usable (n=1)
  14. 14. FINDINGS • Facets remarkably usable (n=1) • Facets are Voices
  15. 15. FINDINGS • Facets remarkably usable (n=1) • Facets are Voices • Audiences are easier to write to
  16. 16. FINDINGS • Facets remarkably usable (n=1) • Facets are Voices • Audiences are easier to write to • “Xianhang as a ...”
  17. 17. OTHER APPLICATIONS
  18. 18. OTHER APPLICATIONS Faceted Facebook
  19. 19. OTHER APPLICATIONS Faceted Facebook Faceted Twitter
  20. 20. OTHER APPLICATIONS Faceted Facebook Faceted Twitter Faceted Youtube
  21. 21. DESIGN ISSUES
  22. 22. DESIGN ISSUES What is the ideal granularity of a facet?
  23. 23. DESIGN ISSUES What is the ideal granularity of a facet? How lightweight should facet creation be?
  24. 24. DESIGN ISSUES What is the ideal granularity of a facet? How lightweight should facet creation be? How can you communicate faceting to the reader?
  25. 25. DESIGN ISSUES What is the ideal granularity of a facet? How lightweight should facet creation be? How can you communicate faceting to the reader? How does faceting integrate with the rest of the web ecosystem?
  26. 26. FACETS & PRIVACY
  27. 27. FACETS & PRIVACY • Facets are orthogonal to privacy
  28. 28. FACETS & PRIVACY • Facets are orthogonal to privacy • Facets makes privacy socially tractable
  29. 29. FACETS & PRIVACY • Facets are orthogonal to privacy • Facets makes privacy socially tractable • invite-only facets, hidden facets, paid facets
  30. 30. AN RFH
  31. 31. AN RFH • Request for Hacker
  32. 32. AN RFH • Request for Hacker • Want to make this a Wordpress plugin
  33. 33. AN RFH • Request for Hacker • Want to make this a Wordpress plugin • Wordpress source melts my brain
  34. 34. AN RFH • Request for Hacker • Want to make this a Wordpress plugin • Wordpress source melts my brain • Any Wordpress Hackers in the audience willing to collaborate?
  35. 35. ALTER-EGOS
  36. 36. ALTER-EGOS
  37. 37. ALTER-EGOS
  38. 38. NEXT STEPS
  39. 39. NEXT STEPS • You guys!
  40. 40. NEXT STEPS • You guys! • Experiment with faceted identities
  41. 41. NEXT STEPS • You guys! • Experiment with faceted identities • Come up with a design language
  42. 42. NEXT STEPS • You guys! • Experiment with faceted identities • Come up with a design language • Make it standard across the web
  43. 43. NEXT STEPS • You guys! • Experiment with faceted identities • Come up with a design language • Make it standard across the web • Save a whole lot of social awkwardness
  44. 44. THANK YOU! hang@bumblebeelabs.com http://www.bumblebeelabs.com

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