Speakers: Alison Chandler

  • Alison Chandler: Make An Impact - Design Tips For Your Homepage

    Alison Chandler: Make An Impact – Design Tips For Your Homepage

    WordCamp Atlanta 2018Speaker: Alison Chandler

    August 11, 2018 — “Your organization’s homepage has a crucial job. More than anything, it must facilitate a quick and clear connection with your viewer.

    When someone visits your website, they arrive with the intention to solve a specific problem and need to know quickly, is this what I’m looking for? To answer this question, your organization needs to explain what you do, who you do it for, and if you are the right fit.

    When it comes to websites especially, time is of the essence! Over and over, studies show that viewers will not spend very long trying to figure out what you’re all about, so you must communicate this quickly.

    We’ll discuss what your home page must have in order to make quick and clear connections with your audience and motivate them to take action.”

  • Alison Chandler: Typography - The Backbone of Your Website Design

    Alison Chandler: Typography – The Backbone of Your Website Design

    WordCamp Atlanta 2017Speaker: Alison Chandler

    April 15, 2017 — Choosing typefaces and applying them to your WordPress website can be frustrating, even designers go around and around about this. There are so many options and decisions to make—it’s hard to know where to begin. What gives?

    You will learn the importance of typography in website design, how to choose font families, and tips for implementation. Armed with the basic understanding of typography and how it relates to the success of your website, you will be confident the choices you make will be based on more than a whim.