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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Theory

Pagination: Why there’s life in the web’s old dog yet

As web technologies continue to improve, so are the ways in which we experience the internet. In the 23 years of the web, many trends have come and gone. We’ve seen Page Counters come and go, Flash rise and fall, and we’re currently seeing Flat Design’s minimalism take the fore at the expense of skeuomorphic and ‘realistic’ 3D effects. The web is ever-evolving. Trends come and go, this is only natural – as we see in the world of fashion. Unlike fashion however, the web’s evolution has much to do with technological change.

Devices have got faster, bandwidth has increased, and our browsing methods have evolved from desktop to mobile. At the heart of these changes has been the method in which we structure our content.
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digital-native Theory

Will Digital Natives Take Our Throne?

I spend quite some time of my life learning about digital technology, how it works and all the great things you can do with it. By now I’m quite handy with computers, I understand how the Internet works, and I own and use multiple devices that allow me to be connected 24/7. This interest for IT differentiates me from many other people my age and as that it gives me certain advantage, for example on the job market.

Lately the term digital natives has popped up a lot and it made me wonder not only who these people are, but also why they have become such a popular topic. Rumors are that once these young generations enter the job market, they will put all the rest of us in the shade. I can see that with the growing importance of technology in almost every market, being savvy in the field can be very convenient. But do they really pose a threat to those, who grew up not knowing what the Internet was?

I looked into this new phenomenon of digital natives and I’d like to share some of my insights with you. And no worries, we don’t need to fear the shadow just yet.

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Craft better content with 3 simple communication models Theory

Craft better content with 3 simple communication models

What do you know about communication? Let’s take a closer look at this topic and find out how communication models can be helpful when it comes to web content. Communication models help you understand the basic rules of communication. Based on this understanding you can analyze different forms of communication and improve your content. We will briefly introduce three interesting communication models and try to put them in line with good web content.

Figure 1 - One of the three communicational models

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