Designer Pro Tip

Bored? Change your bookmarks!

At least once a month, I change which blogs I am reading. I think this is a good practice for several reasons: As a blogger myself, it keeps me inspired and if I am always reading the same opinions, it’s easy to fall into the “preaching to the crowd” syndrome. It keeps me from falling […]

What will it take for the Web to work on TV?

Part I: Better Bookmark and URL Entry There are numerous speculative articles out about where television is heading, particularly its tenuous but growing relationship with social media. This post is taking a different approach. What will TV itself have to do, from a user and browsing experience to succeed? This is post one of two. […]

Case Study: TEDxDetroit

TEDxDetroit Created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading,” the TEDx program is designed to give communities, organizations and people the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. TEDx events are fully planned and coördinated independently, on a community-by-community basis. TEDxDetroit, now in its fourth year, is one of […]

Case Study: Brand Camp U

BRAND CAMP UNIVERSITY (BCU) was founded in 2008 by personal brand strategist Hajj Flemings, who saw the need to help people manage their identity on the social web in a changing globally marketplace. Brand Camp started out as a local Detroit-based conference and has attracted attendees from 16-different states. Brand Camp has become one of […]