Category Archives: 20 Tips

20 Tips is apparently too many

So, it’s well after Valentine’s Day and you see how much I have updated my 20 Tips. I think I have come to terms with the fact that if it is boring me to write about the 20 Tips, just … Continue reading

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Hold, please

I know I haven’t gotten all the 20 tips in yet. Ever feel like you just can’t get out of the mountain of work you need to do? I feel that way now. Author visit, Family Literacy Night…everything is happening … Continue reading

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A whole week’s worth

At least I am doing what I said I would do…think about and reflect on each tip, that is. Not happening every day, but that’s okay. Remember, “build and rebuild.” I’m revising my plan with this as I go.  Tip … Continue reading

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3 tips in one day

Harder than I thought to do a tip a day! Ack!  5. Remember the 15% Rule To me, this tip is saying that for users to notice a change, it has to be a sufficient change (or at least a … Continue reading

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2 tips in one day

I knew it would happen, you knew it would happen…I went  a day without posting the tip. It will probably happen again. At least until this becomes habit. Tip 3. Prefer Action over Study When I read this tip, I … Continue reading

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It’s the space between the steps

2. It’s the space between the steps This tip talks about how often you change something like a website, program, etc. You have to constantly and regularly change some things to keep them “dynamic and engaging.” I feel like this … Continue reading

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Good, Not Perfect

Still trying to figure out Think.com….it’s not hard, it’s just hard to find the time to sit and play. Has anyone used Think.com for blogs with elementary students? If so, tell me about it! In the January 2007 American Libraries … Continue reading

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