Lamenting The Digital Legacy

Last semester I taught a class. This semester, I have embarked again on the journey that is “writing a book”. I have picked back up, the project I started in 20...

Teaching Visual Interaction Design

Combine an Interaction Design program, with a crash course in visual design, mix it up with how visual design principles, practices and approaches intersect and...

Type History

As part of the class I am teaching – Visual Interaction Design – we are doing a module on typography and type design. Tangential to that is type his...

Designing Social Interfaces v2.

Christian and I are currently working on a revision of the Social patterns book. We talked to Mary Treseler last year at the IA Summit – where we signed f...

Design References

Most of these books are on my bookshelf and I have read through almost all of them. I use some of them everyday and others are referenced to when tackling some ...

Social Design Reading List

Identity Superstar Avatarsby Gillian Reagan, 8:30 PM December 2, 2008, The New York Observer The Hand That Controls the Sock Puppet Could Get SlappedBy BRAD STO...

still working some kinks out

this new blog is on wordpress and I am still figuring out how it all works – specifically accepting comments. so, apologies if you have tried to comment a...

About Erin

Erin Malone has over 20 years of experience leading experience design teams and designing websites, web and software applications, social experiences and system...