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My Europeana Plenary, part II: The Product Development Session and Hack4Europe

And now the two activitities that demanded most of my attention in Leuven. In some ways my experience was one of scurrying between the hackathon bullpen and the main plenary venue close by. The Product Development Session As Product Development … Continue reading

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My Europeana Plenary, part I: Europeana 1914-1918 and the eCloud

My last week was very much dominated by first preparing for and then attending our bi-annual plenary. I thought I’d share a summary and some thoughts of the event from my perspective. If that sounds boring just check out my … Continue reading

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Europeana 1914-1918 re-designed: Designing and implementing the user experience

Do you remember the design principles from the introductory blog post? No worries, here they are again: Showcase the stories told and the memorabilia shared, not the project and its consortium members Showcase the real persons these stories are about … Continue reading

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Europeana 1914-1918 re-designed: Content modelling, data entry and editorial support

As I mentioned in the introductory blog post there were some aspects of Europeana 1914-1918 that we felt needed to improved in order to make for a better user experience for our users. Improving the consistency and quality of the … Continue reading

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Europeana 1914-1918 re-designed

Europeana 1914-1918 is perhaps my favourite Europeana project. Why? Because it’s a great project that just couldn’t have been done without us. Getting the EU-funding and having the pan-European network to then pull it off is, I think, unique to … Continue reading

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Improving the Europeana Exhibitions user experience on mobile – a Responsive Design approach

Like many other GLAMs we at Europeana have been thinking about how to best adapt our sites to the fact that the proportion of people using smartphones and tablets to access the web is growing quickly. For many people a … Continue reading

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Some hackathon lessons learnt

Just yesterday I came back home from the first Europeana Hackathon!  I’m still a little bit buzzed… The event went off on Friday and is the first of what I hope will be a few more this year. I thought … Continue reading

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