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WCUS - The importance of information architecture

WCUS - The importance of information architecture

My slides from my presentation about information architecture on WordCamp US 2017, Nashville!

More resources on Information Architecture: https://www.boemedia.nl/eng/resources-information-architecture

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Monique Dubbelman

December 06, 2017
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  1. THE IMPORTANCE OF INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE WORDCAMP USA 2017 // NASHVILLE

    MONIQUE DUBBELMAN // @BOEMEDIA
  2. MONIQUE DUBBELMAN @BOEMEDIA 1971 2007 2011

  3. WHAT IS IT? WHY IS IT IMPORTANT? INFORMATION SYSTEMS GOOD

    IA
  4. WHAT IS IT? WHY IS IT IMPORTANT? INFORMATION SYSTEMS GOOD

    IA
  5. WHAT IS IT? WHY IS IT IMPORTANT? INFORMATION SYSTEMS GOOD

    IA
  6. WHAT IS IT? WHY IS IT IMPORTANT? INFORMATION SYSTEMS GOOD

    IA
  7. WHAT IS IT?

  8. None
  9. BECAUSE YOU DON’T SEE IT DOESN’T MEAN IT ISN’T IMPORTANT

  10. BECAUSE YOU DON’T SEE IT DOESN’T MEAN IT ISN’T IMPORTANT

  11. BECAUSE YOU DON’T SEE IT DOESN’T MEAN IT ISN’T IMPORTANT

  12. None
  13. None
  14. WHAT ARE YOU BUILDING?

  15. INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE MAKES INFORMATION FINDABLE & UNDERSTANDABLE

  16. BASIC CONCEPTS OF IA Image: Ursus Wehrli

  17. INFORMATION STRUCTURING ORGANISING LABELING

  18. INFORMATION STRUCTURING ORGANISING LABELING

  19. INFORMATION STRUCTURING ORGANISING LABELING

  20. INFORMATION STRUCTURING ORGANISING LABELING

  21. FINDING
 & MANAGING

  22. WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

  23. THE INFORMATION GAP

  24. AI context content users IA

  25. AI context content users IA

  26. AI context content users business goals, funding, politics, culture, technology,

    resources and constraints IA
  27. AI context content users business goals, funding, politics, culture, technology,

    resources and constraints IA
  28. AI context content users business goals, funding, politics, culture, technology,

    resources and constraints audience, tasks, needs, information seeking behaviour, experience IA
  29. AI context content users business goals, funding, politics, culture, technology,

    resources and constraints audience, tasks, needs, information seeking behaviour, experience IA
  30. AI context content users business goals, funding, politics, culture, technology,

    resources and constraints documents, data types, content objects, volume, existing structure audience, tasks, needs, information seeking behaviour, experience IA
  31. CONTEXT Mission, Vision Strategy

  32. CONTENT Ownership Format Structure Metadata Volume Dynamism

  33. USERS

  34. YOU ARE NOT YOUR USER

  35. INFORMATION SYSTEMS

  36. Top-down information architecture

  37. Bottom-up information architecture

  38. -1- ORGANISATION SYSTEMS

  39. Which English word has the most meanings?

  40. SET

  41. SET 430 SENSES LISTED

  42. SET 430 SENSES LISTED

  43. SET http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/english-word-with-the-most-meanings/ 430 SENSES LISTED

  44. None
  45. ORGANISATION SCHEMES

  46. None
  47. None
  48. -2- LABELING SYSTEMS

  49. None
  50. Contextual links

  51. Headings

  52. Navigation labels Index terms Iconic labels

  53. FOCUS

  54. FOCUS

  55. -3- NAVIGATION SYSTEMS

  56. GLOBAL LOCAL CONTEXTUAL

  57. None
  58. SUPPLEMENTAL NAVIGATION

  59. -4- SEARCH SYSTEMS

  60. GOOD IA

  61. AI context content users IA

  62. Context: clear goals

  63. Context: clear goals

  64. THE STUFF INSIDE

  65. THE STUFF INSIDE

  66. THE STUFF INSIDE

  67. None
  68. Users: the ultimate judge

  69. Users: the ultimate judge

  70. https://www.optimalworkshop.com

  71. NAVIGATION STRESS TEST http://instone.org/navstress

  72. RESISTANCE

  73. STRATEGY

  74. None
  75. A CUNNING PLAN

  76. WRAP UP

  77. MONIQUE DUBBELMAN @BOEMEDIA THANK YOU! RESOURCES https://tinyurl.com/wcus17