Week 8 – Wed – Class Notes
Online Commerce, part 2 – Agenda:
- Continue Discussion
- Skill: WordPress
- Group Project Work
- Why have repeated attempts at online grocery delivery been unsuccessful?
RELATED: Why are box stores still around? If people can buy almost everything online, why are box stores still effective?
- How can brick-and-mortar retailers compete with online retailers or e-tailers in the future so that they don’t become the next CompUSA or CircuitCity?
See your results (Google Docs read-only spreadsheet)
- On 3×5 card, ID the two best online news sites you visited (overall) and why you’ve made that judgment
- On 3×5 card, ID the best integration of social media (Digg, Newsvine, Blogs, Twitter, etc) and why
- Groups of 2: pick two in each category
- Groups of 4: pick two in each category. Pick someone from your group to write a blog post with your results (and why!); include names of all group members
Examples of interactive info graphics
- Essay Feedback (will be via email)
- Next Week’s essay (remember, it is a persuasive essay)
- Demo: edit post to change/add category [all of your blog posts should have a category! no “uncategorized” posts]
- Demo: inserting and aligning image [detail image types: jpg/png/gif]
- Demo: changing home page to static page [useful for portfolio website]
- Demo: design experimentation [everyone should be using something other than default design by now]
- Demo: about page [why it’s important]