From Nielsen Norman Group: Vertical lists attract the eye and make each list element stand out on its own. Thus, they are more effective than inline lists at making key points easier to scan, reference, and understand.
BW’s first-ever ranking of 25 client-pleasing brands included JetBlue, until it got stuck on the runway
From Nonprofit Online News:
GetActive, NetSquared and Squidoo partner up to bring this list of the 59 smartest nonprofit organizations online today.
From 456 Berea Street: In a two-part article, Chris Heilmann explains some accessibility mistakes he has encountered and how Web developers can avoid them.
From Business Week: Paul Bennett. creative director of IDEO, calls it the year of trying — experimenting with format, with media, and with brand “elasticity.” And signs of consumers being credited with intelligence.
From Jakob Nielsen
From TechSoup: Business-research company Marketing Sherpa recently released its fourth annual “Wisdom” report, which features more than 100 marketing stories and lessons learned by companies and nonprofits around the world.
From ChangeThis: Meryl Evans details how to make your company’s blog better and why it is an essential way to reach your customers.
Jacob Nielson, the grand guru of website useability has published his annual list of Top Web Design Mistakes. Many of Neilson’s identified mistakes apply directly to nonprofits hoping to raise funds on the Internet.