Inspired by Northwestern's Knight Lab, I have begun hosting a Code Night for Ball State's chapter of SND.
This is not a hackathon or anything resembling one, to be clear. It is a night for people who know code or want to know code to hang out and ... code.
The point is to create a community in which people can feel supported to try new things, ask each…Continue
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One of the problems with NPD is that there are so many posts. This is a collection of pins from NewsPageDesigner.org by Pinterest users. I like seeing the site curated this way. May be helpful to our users as…Continue
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SND 2014 had many amazing speakers, touching on topics from the integrity of journalism to the challenges of redesigning websites.
The biggest lessons I learned from these sessions, though, all support one main theme: Put users at the forefront of your process.
Here's some of what I took away from the conference.
1) "Yes" is more…Continue