May 27th, 2009
An interesting little video that looks at what “Architecture” really means. Sometimes we get so deep into information architecture and specifying designs we lose sight of what we’re really doing here: identifying commonalities in structure of our designs and therefore defining a set of principals based on the essence of what makes a good information architecture. Think pattern libraries and frameworks have nothing to do with IA? Think that semantic code and web standards have nothing to do with IA? Think again. [via Eric Scheid]
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