BizStreet - Usability for Websites: An Overview and Cheatsheet
Date: Wednesday Jul 18, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Greater Spokane Incorporated
801 W Riverside Ave, Ste 100
Online registration ends: Tuesday Jul 17, 2018
Doors open: 7:45 a.m. | Program: 8:00 - 9:30 am.
How do your customers feel when they visit your website? Are you unknowingly creating friction with them and your brand as they navigate and access your information? Join us and Laura Bracken, Founder and Principal of Design Spike as we explore how to optimize your customer's usability experience when interacting with products or systems, including websites, software devices, or applications. The discussion will also include solutions to create efficiencies and overall satisfaction, and improving your current website strategies by focusing on the real needs of clients and potential clients to improve organic SEO.
About the Presenter:
Laura is the cheerleader for Design Spike. Since inception, she has been the face of the company and believes that Design Spike delivers the most positive and successful solutions to its clients. She is responsible for company culture and unity.As the founder and owner of Design Spike, she is responsible for daily operations; oversees proposals, contracts, and customer accounts; and builds relationships and friendships with clients.
Prior to creating Design Spike, Laura started working in web design in 1995 and is self-taught in HTML and CSS. She worked for Egghead in 1997 before the online store moved to Vancouver, Washington, as well as for various small web design and development businesses as a web designer.
Laura has an MA in English from the University of Texas in Arlington, where she taught exposition, literature, argumentation, and a variety of other coursework. She has also developed new curricula for vocational/technical written and oral communications courses using collaborative team methodologies. She continued teaching at colleges in Texas and Washington state. Laura has also written articles, editorials, and technical manuals. She has been published in the Spokesman Review, Journal of Business, Spokane Woman, and Today’s Dallas Woman where she also served as the managing editor.
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