Fortnite is a popular online video game, enjoyed by millions of gamers all around the world. It is a “Battle-Royal” style game, in which 100 players are placed on one giant map and try to fight for becoming the winner by eliminating all other players in the game. To do this, there are a variety of weapons scattered throughout the map, and the players rush to get those weapons … [Read more...] about Fortnite’s Blackhole Event
In a blog post for class the prompt was “Analyze brands successfully using Facebook and Instagram to meet business objectives. Choose one brand on FB and another on IG.” In this post I chose both Disney and Adidas, two massive companies who use social media quite well. However, this post must have stuck with me as I was using my own social media and realized a significantly … [Read more...] about Dollar Shave Club’s Social Media Success
In a previous blog post (posted as a comment on a fellow classmate’s post), I discussed my experience with using mobile devices and my preference of having an app experience over responsive design. In this post, I explained that I initially thought that having a responsive design would be my preference, but after taking some time to reflect on my mobile usage, I always choose … [Read more...] about App Experience or Responsive Design?
I had the opportunity to interview a project manager and ask several questions in order to give more insight into what it takes to be a project manager. In this interview I wanted to identify tools used to help with solving complex processes, personality traits that are good to have in order to take a deep dive into the mind of a PM, as well as understanding a PM’s perspective … [Read more...] about Interview with a Project Manager: Agility, Adaptability, and Flexibility
In a previous post I wrote about my experience on the FeedMusic website. I explained how the website felt more like an experience to have rather than a site to visit. I went on to explain how this website hit the nail on the head of each important piece of design as presented by Steve Krug. That being: Take advantage of conventions Create effective visual hierarchies … [Read more...] about FeedMusic and the 7 Fundamentals of Design