Shutdown sharing: Migrating Maine Ballot
The government is still shut down, and I’m still furloughed. In the meantime, I’m helping a fellow furloughed friend rebuild a civic website.
Are content strategists the key to our digital future?
I’ve been thinking a lot about the dumpster fire we live in with tech, and I wonder if content strategists can help resolve the ethical and privacy woes we’re experiencing. It’s a lot to ask, but content strategists bring skills to tech that might just mitigate some of its worst tendencies.
Our team at the Department of the Interior is part of the government shutdown, and we don’t know how long it’s going to be. As a result, I have some time to work on posts, but in the meantime, here are two I co-wrote with team members at Interior.
Content architecture: part 1
Content design and information architecture are inseparable. This series covers methods to construct a flexible architecture for your content, starting with reading into a data file based on a blog post author’s name.
I’m not sure about Apple, anymore
I’ve been a devoted Apple user for 20 years, dating back to when Apple devices were relatively rare. Apple’s lineup has been uninspiring in recent years. I’ve been holding onto aging devices, and I’m considering a change.