In the last 15+ years, I’ve worked with more than 400 clients on more interactive projects and websites than I think I can count anymore (including a couple online dating sites). The result of all of this work is that I’ve come to realize that websites really fall under one main model, and that is The Online Dating Model.
Why is that? Well, 3 reasons.
- Users are looking for something that meets their needs.
- You are looking for users that are interested in what you have to offer.
- You really want to build a relationship with your users and your users want to build a relationship with you.
I’m a firm believer that change is good. Good for everyone involved. It always has been and I expect it always will be. Sometimes we know right away and sometimes it takes a bit longer to understand this. For me, this change is very good. The last few months has seen a transition for me from FreshCurrent to Vermilion Design + Interactive in Boulder. The change is very good and I’m very excited about it.
Below is my official release:
Let the mountains talk, let the rivers run. Once more, and forever. -David Brower
April 1997 was a long time ago. (more…)
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