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Findability Workshop Summit with Aarron Walter

Environments for Humans

Friday, January 15, 2010 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CST)

Findability Workshop Summit with Aarron Walter

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Findability Workshop Summit - Individual Summit   more info Ended $250.00 $0.00
Findability Workshop Summit - Meeting Room   more info Ended $700.00 $0.00

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About The Workshop Summit Series

The Findability Workshop is a part of the Workshop Summit Series lets you build your skill set without having to leave your computer. Each Summit is a virtual conference—all you need is a computer and broadband internet connection to attend.

The Workshop Summit Series consists of three hour sessions spread over two days.  Attendees can chat with each other and ask questions of the presenters throughout the day.

Registration for The Workshop Summits are now open!

The Workshop Summit Series Schedule

Day 1 - January 14, 2010

  • 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon CT -  HTML5 Workshop Summit with Molly E. Holzschlag
  • 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT - CSS3 Workshop Summit with Christopher Schmitt

Day 2 - January 15, 2010

  • 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon CT -  Microformats Workshop Summit with Emily Lewis
  • 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT - Findability Workshop Summit with Aarron Walter
All times CT, schedule subject to change. All presentations will be roughly 3 hours long and enough time for questions and answers. If you sign up for an all day workshop session, we will break a two hour-long lunch break.
Technical Specifications

Supported Platforms: to attend The Summit, you will need a modern web browser (Firefox 1.5, IE 6 & Safari 2 or newer, for example.)

Update Flash: Adobe Flash Player Version 10 is also required. (Most browsers already have Flash installed.) Click on this link to install Flash if you need it.

Try It Out:  test your system to ensure it works with the software.


About Findability Workshop

Connecting with your audience is objective number one for any website.

Findability - the discipline of helping users discover the content they seek - not only helps businesses get their message out, but it improves the user experience too.

Aarron Walter, author of Building Findable Websites: Web Standards SEO and Beyond, walks you through the best practices of findability that help your audience find your site, locate the content they need, and return again.

You'll take away practical techniques to make your site more meaningful to search engines, easier to index, and strategies to get your content in front of a broader audience. 


About Aarron Walter

Aarron Walter is the author of Building Findable Websites: Web Standards, SEO, and Beyond (New Riders, 2008) and the lead user experience designer for MailChimp. Since 1999, Aarron has been building websites professionally, and has taught interactive design courses at colleges including Temple University, The University of Georgia, and The Art Institute of Atlanta—one of the few colleges teaching web standards since 2002.

Aarron is a member of The Web Standards Project and the lead of The WaSP Curriculum Framework project

Online: aarronwalter.com | twitter | facebook | flickr

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Online - The Findability Workshop Summit is a virtual conference



Friday, January 15, 2010 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CST)


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Environments for Humans

Environments for Humans

The Summit Series brings together expert speakers to explore one topic from different angles, all in one day. Each Summit is chock-full of focused, current content that is highly relevant to today’s Web Designers and Developers. And since it’s all online, you save the expense and hassle of travel. See you at the Summit!

More info is available at environmentsforhumans.com, or look for us on twitter, facebook, flickr, Upcoming, and LinkedIn. Contact us at e4h@heatvision.com with questions!

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