DesignOpinions

“A way I like to think about content on mobile: paperbacks don't arbitrarily strip out chapters just because the pages are small.”

DesignOpinions

“A small screen is only that. It doesn't necessarily mean in a hurry, on the go, distracted or rushed (though it can).”

DesignOpinions

“Mobile mindsets are more useful for designers than trying to divine user intent. Try these 3 mobile mindsets: microtasking, local, bored.”

DesignOpinions

“1st-gen tablet magazines, generated from InDesign files, have been an ok transitional effort to get on tablets. But not sustainable.”

DesignOpinions

“You can't be a futurist without also being a historian. Our industry has an unusual lack of knowledge about ideas of just a few years ago.”

DesignOpinions

“When it comes to the web, the more backward-compatible you are, the more forward-compatible you’re likely to be.”

DesignOpinions

“It’s not worth getting religious about design technique. It’s just technique. It changes. Principles and values are what count.”

BusinessOpinions

“Good fortune is zero sum. Theirs doesn’t take away from yours. Friends: be happy for your friends. The grapes don’t have to be sour.”

DesignOpinions

“‘Lock the header’ is the new ‘make the logo bigger.’”