Blog Home: Summaries Beat Full Articles

According to the latest research from Jakob Nielsen, on corporate blogs post summaries are usually superior to full articles because they let you expose users to a broad selection of topics. Offering more topics increases the likelihood that users will find something that really interests them and thus will click through to read more. (As opposed to… Read More

Blog Design Standards to Follow

Smashing Magazine has published the results of a study of top blogs. Among the findings of “A Small Study of Big Blogs” –  Large blogs require a multi-column layout solution (usually 3 columns suffice) Layouts are usually centered Layouts usually have a fixed width  The background is light, the body text is dark  Verdana, Lucida Grande, Arial… Read More