for the Web - INF213 - 201390 - Kerry Peterson
architecture is about organizing and simplifying information,
designing, integrating and aggregating information spaces/systems;
creating ways for people to find, understand, exchange and manage
information; and, therefore, stay on top of information and make right
decisions. (Ding & Lin, 2010, p.2).
This site has been designed using Information Architecture principles.
The purpose of the site is to display some of the fundamental
principles of Information Architecture through developing a sample site
with the following assessment requirements:
(http://opencms.org) is an
source content management system (CMS) developed by Alkacon Software.
used to design a wireframe for the home page and site
wireframe description document can be viewed here.
This website has been developed using freely
available Nvu software downloaded from http://net2.com/nvu/
W & Lin, X. (2010).
Information architecture: the design and
integration of information spaces. San Rafael, Calif: Morgan &