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Sep 13, 2008

Audio: Jared Spool on Designing for the Scent of Information

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Another excellent talk from Jared Spool for all of you web developers out there. In this podcast he talks about the scent of information and how your content and design should suck, by which he means pull users toward the information that they are looking for. He also explains what trigger words are and how they allow your users to find the content that they are looking for. He also walks you through several user testing scenarios on different websites and gives a lot of real world examples; there's really just a ton of great tips and information here.

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