Author Archives: Laura Bracken

Usability for Websites: An Overview and Cheatsheet

Laura Bracken, May 16th, 2018

Usability refers to the quality of a user's experience when interacting with products or systems, including websites, software, devices, or applications. Usability is about effectiveness, efficiency, and the overall satisfaction of the user. Read More

ADA Compliance: Stay within the Law

Laura Bracken, June 13th, 2017

ADA website compliance is real.  If you haven't heard of ADA website compliance before, your small business could be facing big trouble in the very near future.  The Americans with Disabilities Act, known as ADA for short, requires businesses to ensure that all their customers have access to the same services, regardless of their physical limitations. Read More

Consistency among corporate sites

Laura Bracken, May 9th, 2016

Today, I was reviewing a potential client’s sites, looking for ways to improve them.  Immediately, there were very noticeable issues to deal with: Read More

Hooked to the Web

Laura Bracken, April 19th, 2008

Are you thinking about starting your own online business, but have gotten into the rut of telling yourself “I’m not good with computers” or “My… Read More

Healthy Highway – Snacking Online

Laura Bracken, April 19th, 2008

Katherine Weiss, a Lakeside Middle School teacher, discovered her passion for good nutrition, and five years ago, while teaching a health class to her students,… Read More