Good insight into just one aspect of a professional discovery phase for a website redesign.
Redefining content management
Content management can’t be trivialized. And it can’t be perceived as technology first; as a canned product or silver-bullet that’ll eliminate the need for people or processes. If you’re serious about your content, and you should be, then take the time to do it right. Get the right people in place, clearly define your content, establish a solid process and then work on getting a custom technology solution that brings everything together and truly enables your people and processes.
Read the full article by D. Keith Robinson on the Think Vitamin blog.
Personas are a powerful tool for helping you to better understand the needs of your users. Think Vitamin author Brad Colbow explains it in comic form.
Last week I looked at the website redesign process from the perspective of a content page and worked upwards, arriving—eventually—at the home page, producing wireframes along the way as the next deliverable for the project.
As you do on the Interweb, you start reading something then see a link you just have to click on!