I attended the session on web design presented by Kevin Wang of Zeit Studios.
Kevin gave some perspective thoughts about blogging that go beyond the design of the page by saying, "Design in not merely ornamentation and bloggers are more than minds."
He said the main goal of the blogger has to be establishing trust with her/his audience. There are three components a person must sense before the trust someone.
(1) They must believe the other person is concerned.
(2) They must believe the other person is competent. i.e. they know what they are doing.
(3) They must believe the other person is capable. i.e. demonstration of ability beyond the theoretical.
God is maximally all of these three things.
As bloggers who are followers of Christ, we need to cultivate those traits in our lives.
In terms of design concepts, Kevin's mantra is: "Share with the rich and sel…