March 25 Class: Writing for the Web

23 Apr

Learning Objectives:

  1. Apply principles for writing for the web
  2. Define excise
  3. Identify examples of excise and propose solutions for removing excise

In this class, we first discussed the concept and examples of excise:

We also read about how Web users hate and are bad at reading on the Web. Therefore, you need to remember tactics and strategies to write for Web (e.g., eliminate the needless words, and design scannable layouts). Please revisit the readings posted on the CN, and check this reading you did in the class as well:

http://www.nngroup.com/articles/how-users-read-on-the-web/

 

 

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