I had the pleasure of hosting Content Strategist and UX Mastery community member Melanie Seibert in our Slack channel to talk about planning and creating usable content that supports and enhances our work. Here is a full transcript of the chat.
You recognise that content is a crucial part of your designs, but how do you ensure that you deliver the right content—appropriate for both the user and the organisation? Join content strategist Melanie Seibert in our Slack channel to find out.
As consultants, we know there’s a right way to do websites. This belief often comes from a good place: We care about good design. We want to see it work.
But there’s a downside — we can get a touch judgy. We highlight everything that’s wrong with an organisation’s website (chaotic, redundant, and irrelevant), and feel duty-bound to point it all out.
The risk is that we end up ‘doing strategy’ to our clients. Looking through a content strategy lens, here’s how we can reframe the way we work and communicate with clients and stakeholders.
“Ask the UXperts” is a free chat-based session featuring a different expert each time. It is One Hour. One Expert. All your Questions Answered.
In today’s session. Marli Mesibov answered all your questions about Content Strategy. Here is the transcript of the session.
Hawk reviews the online course, “Foundations of UX: Content Strategy” by Patrick Nichols.
Her first impression was that the course is underwhelming, but recommends persevering because it contains hidden gems of wisdom and some handy tips and pointers.