I recently had the opportunity to participate in an Edward Tufte seminar in Indianapolis. I was fascinated by the clarity that he presents in his design and content presentation. After reading his book Beautiful Evidence I am a believer in utilizing design to best present the content.
Bart Caylor and Jim Wolfe led a discussion today for the Electronic Communications Community of Interest meeting during the national TAG conference. The following link is the handout provided as part of the discussion on utilizing new technology to best communicate electronically.
Brainstorm-TAG Electronic Communication MindMap
A national phone survey of bloggers finds that most are focused on describing their personal experiences to a relatively small audience of readers and that only a small proportion focus their coverage on politics, media, government, or technology. Blogs, the survey finds, are as individual as the people who keep them. However, most bloggers are primarily interested in creative, personal expression – documenting individual experiences, sharing practical knowledge, or just keeping in touch with friends and family.