• Ze Frank’s web playroom
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    Ze Frank’s web playroom

    Every presentation needs this slide in it. (Laughter) It’s beautiful, isn’t it? Do you see? All the points, all the lines — it’s incredible. It is the network; and in my case, the network has been important in media, because I get to connect to people. Isn’t it amazing? Through that, I connect to people. And the way that I’ve been doing it has been multifaceted. For example, I get people to dress up their vacuum cleaners. (Laughter) I put together projects like Earth Sandwich, where I ask people to try and simultaneously place two pieces of bread perfectly opposite each other on the Earth. And people started laying bread…

  • 7 principles that make your website more engaging
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    7 principles that make your website more engaging

    [ Silence ]>>If you plan or design websites, then you know how important it is that the website be easy to use. Can they find the information they’re looking for? Can they find the button they need to press? We call this the can-do factor, but can do is not all there is. What about will do? They can find the button, but will they press it? They can find the information, but will they act on it? And then there’s still do. Will they come back? Will they be loyal? If you follow a user center design process, you’ll design a website that answers the can-do question, but if…

  • Laura Branigan – Promo interview [cc] and hosting – Record Guide ’88
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    Laura Branigan – Promo interview [cc] and hosting – Record Guide ’88

    Solitaire, you wanna hold me Do not wait up, because babe, I will not be there (You are watching Record Guide 88) (Today’s host, Laura Branigan) Solitaire I was very, very, very, very very shy growing up I had a real hard time speaking you know, in class And, raising my hand And, speaking in front of people It was horrible I just never thought I would be a performer And, then, When I was in high school, I got- My music teacher said- used to say I had a wonderful voice And, he pushed me into auditioning for this musical, and I got the lead And it was there,…