WordCamp 2013 Recap Day 1 (Sat.)
I can sum up my key takeaway from WordCamp Miami’s Saturday sessions in a single word – stories. Several talks throughout the designer and user tracks really boiled down to the importance of stories to engage users and drive business. Stories that cut through the noise of the web, provide real value and connect with people. Two talks in particular truly embodied this idea.
The Importance of Storytelling in Web Design
In this talk Denise Jacobs spoke of power and necessity of storytelling. Here are some of the key points from that talk.
“The universe is made of stories, not atoms.” Muriel Rukeyser, Speed of Darkness