Thoughts

From announcements to deep-dive blog posts, here’s the pulse of what Blend is thinking.

“Designing for the Responsive Web” — AIGA Open Mouse Night

  • Sam Otis
  • Dec. 06 2012

At this months AIGA South Dakota’s Open Mouse Night, lead designer Sam Otis presented on Designing for the Responsive Web.

South Dakota Code Camp 2012 Recap

  • Nov. 14 2012

The free, one-day event focused on computer programming and hosted more than 100 local and regional developers.

“Empathy: Content Strategy’s Hidden Deliverable” — CS Forum 2012 Recap

  • Oct. 29 2012

We cannot assume all of our clients, co-workers or bosses understand our work. We must have patience. We must be teachers. We must work with empathy.

“Published in 1885, Shared on Facebook” — eZ Community UnConference 2013

  • Joe Kepley
  • Oct. 29 2012

How do you pull more than 120 years of archived content to the web? Very carefully. Joe Kepley explains at eZ Community UnConference.

Empathy and Content Strategy

  • Corey Vilhauer
  • Oct. 11 2012

Our goal as web practitioners is to create a site that’s easy for the end user to navigate and participate within. But are we ensuring the same thing for the site’s editors?

An Event Apart Chicago Sketchnotes

  • Sep. 06 2012

We sent Marshall and Sam off to An Event Apart in Chicago and all we got were these awesome drawings.

Everyone Wants a Number

  • Deane Barker
  • Aug. 17 2012

The struggle between trying to help provide a number for a future budget before the scope of the project has been defined.

Blend Featured by Office of Economic Development

  • Aug. 09 2012

We’re proud to be a South Dakota success story. 

“The Myth of the Perfect Methodology” — Corey Vilhauer at Confab 2012

  • Corey Vilhauer
  • May. 16 2012

Every novice content strategist searches for the perfect content strategy, and every experienced content strategist fights to keep his or hers relevant. But can the always-changing process ever be complete?

Deane and Joe at eZ Publish Partner Conference

  • Deane Barker
  • Mar. 12 2012

Two-thirds of our partners descended upon eZ Publish Partner Conference to drop some knowledge about calendars and content management.

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