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F-Shaped Pattern For Reading Web Content

F-Shaped Pattern For Reading Web Content

One policy, one Google experience, even more declarations of evil As soon as you connect a device to the Internet, you are tracked, cataloged, and targeted with "appropriate" advertising. Is that really evil? On January 24, 2012, Google made an official announcement concerning a change to the way the company will administer their privacy policies. The basic gist of the blog post outlining the change is that instead of many policies spread out over all of the various Google services, there will be a simpler, unified privacy policy. While the concept of a single privacy policy sounds mostly harmless to me, the news drew the ire of many and prompted some to renew the seemingly perpetual notion that Google has turned to the dark side and embraced "evil." To paraphrase a famous ring of power, Google had issued:One Policy to rule them all, One Policy to find them,One Policy to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.

The Rise Of The Subsite Topics Author Recent Articles Valentine's Day: Why Do We Celebrate It? (Hint: Naked Romans) Where did Valentine's Day come from? (Think naked Romans, paganism, and whips.) What does it cost? And why do we fall for it, year after year? Valentine's Day History: Roman Roots More than a Hallmark holiday, Valentine's Day, like Halloween, is rooted in pagan partying. Usability Web Sites & Other Resources Calendars events listings - a good blog that keeps up with announcements, calls for papers and other announcements STC Technical Communications Conferences - this listing includes STC regional conferences and other related associations Bay Area Chapter of ACM SIGCHI - lists events in the Bay Area UXnet events listings - UXnet is building a common calendar for user-experience events around the world

Top 10 Social Media Blogs to Follow in 2012 Social media has gone from being a pastime to a necessary component of any brand and business. To build up your stockpile of social media knowledge, you need to stay informed of the latest news and trends by reading the best blogs in the business. You already know about the “famous” social media blogs – but what about those logs that consistently publish good information but just haven’t been exposed to the same traffic? Usability Resources: Other Websites & Organizations STC Usability SIG This web site from the Society for Technical Communication is a popular portal with several strong collections of resources: Topics in Usability is a collection of annotated links on topics from card sorting to readability research.

3 Audiences You Can’t Ignore In Your Enterprise Social Strategy It is clear that the terms “enterprise 2.0” and “social business” mean different things to different people. To move beyond definitions, let’s focus on the impact that an enterprise social strategy can have on an organization. Today’s companies and associations are networked organizations. Employees, customers (or members), and industry partners rely on each other like never before.

UX Design Archives Category: UX Design This category features quality articles on usability, information architecture, interaction design and other user experience (UX) related topics – for digital (Web, mobile, applications, software) and physical products. Through these articles, experts and professionals share with you their valuable ideas, practical tips, useful guidelines, recommended best practices and great case studies. Curated by Chui Chui Tan. . Developer Roadmap Update: Moving to OAuth 2.0 + HTTPS We continue to make Platform more secure for users. Earlier this year, we introduced the ability for users to browse Facebook over HTTPS. As a result, we provided “Secure Canvas URL” and “Secure Tab URL” fields in the Developer App for developers to serve their apps through an HTTPS connection. Today, 9.6 million people are browsing Facebook over HTTPS and the trend is continuing to increase. As part of these efforts to make our Platform more secure, we have been working to transition apps from the old Facebook authentication system and HTTP to OAuth 2.0 (an open standard co-authored with Yahoo, Twitter, Google, and others) and HTTPS.

Adobe Study: Social Media Undervalued Nearly 100% - - Social Networking, Consumer Web analytics tend to undervalue social media by emphasizing the last click that leads to a purchase, instead of the first click that builds awareness. Facebook Apps In Action (click image for larger view and for slideshow) Social media drives nearly twice as many sales as it's commonly credited with, according to a study conducted by Adobe. The latest Adobe Digital Index report argues that the Web analytics that marketers typically use to judge the value of a campaign underestimate the impact of social media because they attribute a sale to the last click a user made prior to coming to the site where the purchase will be made.

Top Five YouTube Monetization Tips So, YouTube has opened monetization up to everyone across 20 different countries. This can be a very profitable venture for so many content creators that have yet to receive the coveted partner or monetization invitation in their inbox. Now, you can start making real money from your videos, regardless of whether or not they attract a particularly large audience. Frequently Asked Questions Twellow FAQ As with any system, Twellow users will have questions. We've compiled a list of some of the most frequently asked ones to assist in helping you understand how our service works. Please browse the content below to see if your question has been asked (and answered) before. How can I change the categories I'm listed under on Twellow? Your categorization on Twellow is dependent upon certain keywords we find in your Twitter profile.