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McGovern and Norton have compiled the definitive guide to making your website simple, clear and easy to use. Nothing is more frustrating than labyrinthine sites that are unclear and difficult to navigate; this book shows you how to strip away unnecessary complications that put your site in this category.
The book is in three sections: writing for the web, designing for the web, and an A-Z of content style. The first section is particularly good, packed with excellent advice about writing for the web, writing in general, and most importantly, editing yourself. Advice on traditional forms of writing by George Orwell, Samuel Johnson, William Faulkner et al are applied. The A-Z is a… Read more