The Web Design WOW! Book

Davis, Jack & Merrit, Susan, The Web Design Wow! Book : showcasing the best of on-screen communication, Peachpit, 1998 The authors come from a graphic design background, and this lavishly illustrated book is aimed at those with a basis in print design, although the advice is useful for all levels. The first three chapters are the most useful for general design points, although the remaining chapters provide good exemplars (from real companies) which consider different types of…

Designing Easy-to-Use Websites

Donnelly, Vanessa, Designing Easy-to-use Web Sites: A hands-on approach to structuring successful websites, Addison-Wesley Professional, 2000 Donnelly comes from a software design perspective, specialising in user interfaces, and applies similar principles to web design. The testing of a site by real users throughout the design and production process is stressed as an important element throughout the book, as it is easiest to change elements then, rather than at the end. The book ignores the technology, which dates…

We Think

Full Title: We Think: mass innovation, not mass production Author: Charles Leadbeater Publisher: Profile Books Date: 2009 (2nd Edition) "You are what you share That is the ethic of the world being created by YouTube and MySpace, Wikipedia and Facebook. We-Think is a rallying call for the shared power of the web to make society more open and egalitarian. We-Think reports on an unparalleled wave of collaborative creativity as people from California to China devise…

Problogger

Full Title: Problogger: Secrets for blogging your way to a six-figure income Author: Darren Rowse & Chris Garrett Publisher: Wiley Date: 2008 "Blogging for dollars - Do you have what it takes? Here's the place to find out. Problogger.net is where bloggers worldwide go for advice and information on enhancing their blog's presence. Whether you're just starting out or have been blogging for years, learn from two professional bloggers how to turn your passion for…

Marketing to the Social Web

Full Title: Marketing to the Social Web: How Digital Customer Communities Build Your Business Author: Larry Weber Publisher: john Wiley & Sons Date: 2009 (2nd Edition) "Marketers must look to the Web for new ways of finding customers and communicating with them, rather than at them. From Facebook and YouTube to blogs and Twitter–ing, social media on the Internet is the most promising new way to reach customers. Marketing to the Social Web, Second Edition…