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Author Archive - Bekah Witten

Common Video & Animation Trends

Posted on March 26, 2019
In today’s internet culture, stagnant text and stagnant design are no longer enough to hook users. Considering the consistency with which we ar...

Slack Etiquette For Business

Posted on February 19, 2019
A good majority of businesses have incorporated Slack in their everyday in an effort to improve communication and transparency between their employe...

The Future of Gaming at The University of South Florida

Posted on December 11, 2018
In 2017 we published an article focusing on gaming in education. In that article we spoke with Ronald Goolsby, USF Desktop Support Technician, who was...

The 6 Best Places to Study Around USF According to USF Students

Posted on November 27, 2018
Our campus is large, beautiful, and… loud. Sometimes it can be tricky to find a nice, quiet place to study around USF - especially around finals! So, ...

Engagement is Key: The Importance of Comments

Posted on November 06, 2018
When running a blog, a lot of the time it can feel like a losing battle. Between the initial work of actually writing something, there are reviews, ...

What is a CRM?

Posted on October 23, 2018
“With a powerful CRM, you can target the right customer and build sustainable relationships between your business and your customers upon the s...

User Experience: Efficiency, Effectiveness, and Satisfaction

Posted on October 11, 2018
User Experience (UX) is a staple of any web optimization process. At USF Health IT, we have a skilled in-house UX researcher, Elyse Lewis, who heads ...

Tips and Tricks for Navigation Best Practices

Posted on July 16, 2018
What's the first thing you do when you land on any website homepage? Do you immediately enter in the URL of the page you're looking for? Or do you use...

Technology's Effect on Our Health: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Posted on June 26, 2018
Do you remember when your parents would scold you for sitting too close to the television? They always warned us that the screens would rot our brain...

10 Emerging Technologies & Applications

Posted on June 21, 2018
"Innovation is the calling card of the future." ~ Anna Eshoo Emerging technologies and innovations are a result of a need for progress in society. It...