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April 1st, 2011

Got Design Chops?

We’ve started the year off with a bang here at Voce. Our Platforms team (the group I’m a part of) continues to build and design products for a cadre of amazing clients; with a lean, mean team behind the scenes. Our history tells us awesome begets awesome. With each addition to the Platforms team we’ve […]

Filed in Voce Culture, Voce People, Voce Platform Services

October 13th, 2010

An Event Apart Recap Day 2

A while ago I shared some initial thoughts after attending An Event Apart and, since registration has opened up for the 2011 conference I thought it was a good time to provide a recap of Day 2 of the 2010 event (apart). As I mentioned previously, An Event Apart featured a much-needed change in focus […]

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August 9th, 2010

An Event Apart Recap Day 1

I had the great fortune of attending An Event Apart 2010 in Minneapolis a few days ago. This was my second AEA conference and it was an overwhelming success. If you’ve never had the opportunity to attend and consider yourself a ‘web person’ you should find an opportunity to see this ‘all-star’ show. SPEAKER LINEUP […]

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June 7th, 2010

WordCamp Chicago Presentation: User Experience Flight Check

If you weren’t able to attend WordCamp Chicago this past weekend you can still view my presentation on what check for before launching or revamping a website. These simple checklists will help you ensure that what you’re doing is in line with what your users – whether they’re customers, readers, conversation participants or anything else […]

Filed in Usability, Voce People, Voce Platform Services, WordPress

June 1st, 2010

Talking User Experience at WordCamp Chicago

Here at Voce I fill the role of user experience design lead, so my presentation at WordCamp Chicago, titled UX Flight Check will be along those lines. Here’s a preview of what you can look forward to: Whether you’re developing your own custom site, customizing an existing theme or simply adding a few final touches […]

Filed in Voce People, Voce Platform Services

March 19th, 2010

WordPress Happy Hour Works

The math is simple: WordPress Fans & Developers + Beer = Good Times. As promised the first WordPress Happy Hour event was held in Des Moines, Iowa on March 9th and was a big hit. We were able to quench the thirsts of around 40 guests over a three hour span. We gave away two […]

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