WHAT AM I DOING HERE?
Exploring UX Delight Interest
Exploring Branding Marketing
Sharing with a IAI IA Summit
Community UW iSchool You!
HOW’S IT GOING TO GO?
• Introductions and Deﬁnitions
• The Story of the Pimpformation Architect
• Lessons Learned
• Interesting IA/UX Resources
• Your Questions
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. :-)
• WordPress was easy to set up and tweak
of note: adsense manager, akismet, emo vote,
google analyticator, statpress reloaded, twitter tools,
wordpress mobile edition)
can be used lots of ways, and how you use it is a
• Broadcasting blog updates is easy
• Figuringout who to follow is not. On the plus side, it’s
easy to stop following someone.
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! :-)