Social media tips and reminders from #WLW14

Social media tips and reminders from #WLW14

What happens when Hubspot pulls together representatives of Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter with the goal of holding the world's largest webinar? For the answer, see the Storify below. But I have three points for webinar organizations/presenters: Acknowledge where you're providing  basic info for level-setting or background. Let us know that you know the info is basic, which implies that momentarily your info will be worth hanging around to hear. Put data points on the visuals being shared with the live and future audience, so you can avoid having "39" reported as "45." Never ever ever skimp on audio quality. [<a href="//storify.com/kegill/social-media-secrets-highlights-of-a-hubspot-webin" target="_blank">View the story "Social media secrets: highlights from #WLW14" on Storify</a>]continue reading →
Invisible scroll bars lead to search results that seem MIA

Invisible scroll bars lead to search results that seem MIA

Designers should present search results in a place and manner where the searcher can see them without needing to adjust her browser. In other words, after I click "search" one of two things needs to happen:
  1. The click launches a new page and the search results are at the top, the first thing I see OR
  2. The search results appear directly below the search field or button and are immediately viewable and obvious.
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