Web site tune-ups and overhauls
User Experience Design and Content Management
"Vivid Think is a user experience design consultancy led by Lynn Stott. We specialize in user experience design, information architecture, e-strategy development, and concept planning for web sites, web-based applications, and other products."
“We strategize with leaders at the highest level of your organization to develop effective communications plans, and collaborate with experts at the deepest levels of your organization to create unparalleled communications tools.”
“Avenue A | Razorfish is an interactive services firm that helps companies use the online channel as a marketing and business tool. We combine data, insight-driven design, leading technologies and rigorous optimization to build strong brands and improve relationships with customers, employees and partners.”
“With the struggling market as well as the large competition within this field, I understand that your decision faces many contingencies. However, the skills I offer were taught by the professionals who made this field the permanent and pervasive form of communication it is today. Their position as university graduate professors at one of the few colleges in the country that offer this area of study speaks for their reputation as superior technical communicators. Of course, the amount of knowledge I have retained from my studies will be present in my work.”
Making the complex clear
"Human Factors International, Inc. is a user-centered design company. Our mission is to improve the interactions that people have with computers. We offer training, consulting and products for Web sites, Intranets, and Internet-based applications. We help make our clients' existing software more friendly and efficient when dealing with customers, clients and employees."
"Expert InSite is a web design company that builds web sites from the perspective of usability - that is, how easy the site is to understand. By first getting a clear understanding of who the audience is and for what purpose the site will be used, our team of consultants is able to design a simple, clean, and attractive site unique to your organization."
On the other end of the wire, there is a person
"Semantic Studios is an information architecture and user experience consultancy led by Peter Morville. We help our clients around the world to create better web sites, intranets and knowledge networks."
"Dynamic Diagrams was founded in 1990 by pioneers in the field of information architecture and design. Today, our mission has not changed. We help people understand information. Demanding clients around the world trust their thorniest information analysis, design, and communication challenges to Dynamic Diagrams."
"The Dubberly Design Office [DDO] puts people at the center of the design process. By paying close attention to what people want and making sense out of it, we help create useful products."
"DocuVenture can help you strategize, clarify, and deliver your intended message to your target audience across a variety of media modalities - the Web, multimedia, interactive training, video, print collateral, and documentation."
"designCode is a web and new media consultancy specializing in content strategy and information architecture."
"Designing Web sites that build business"
"We formed Behavior in 2001 on the belief that interaction design has a vital role to play in both business and culture. That role calls for a more highly focused kind of design consultancy, one that can deliver world-class interaction design expertise at rates that reflect the reality of the post-dotcom crash marketplace."
"Art Plus Technology is a Boston-based company that specializes in communications strategies, information delivery, and document process solutions for the fiancial industry."
"Design can provide valuable insights into the enormous shifts occurring today in business, in society, and in the world we live in. It makes a critical difference in the way we are able to communicate with each other. Design can build relationships, allow us to express ourselves, and give beauty and meaning to our lives. This is our belief and aspiration."
"(...) an interactive marketing and technology agency. Since 1995 we have built world-class, customer-focused Web sites, intranets and extranets, supported by interactive marketing and advertising campaigns for Fortune 1000 companies."
"We create and implement smart Web sites for our clients. We focus on creative strategy, information architecture, visual interaction design, and usability evaluation. We have strong project management and high production values. Great strategy and creative concepts aren't as valuable if they are not delivered on-time and within budget. We are a small group and have a degree of flexibility to work quickly and efficiently. We have the experience to get your project done successfully - small, medium, or large."
Acéntial is a business consulting, system integration and strategic technology firm that helps organizations achieve competitive advantages by leveraging technology and streamlining processes aimed at customers, partners, suppliers and employees.
Aaron Marcus and Associates designs user interfaces and information visualizations that enable people to make smarter decisions faster. We believe people find and use information more effectively with well-designed products and services that are easy to learn, easy to use, distinctive, and appealing.
Through shared experience, Thread generates the excitement and inspiration necessary to discover things beyond the grasp of others. We are committed to sharing the fruits of this vision with everyone we touch: our employees, our clients and our community