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#538Make it as easy as possible for your web and mobile readers to find the most important information in your story. Use such tools as bullets, subheads and numbered lists.Apr 02, 2012
#529Anticipate questions that readers might have when you are writing for the web. Become an advocate for them and tell them what they want to know.Feb 29, 2012
#507Anecdotal leads work on the web and mobile devices only if they are done really well. If you use them to back into a story, readers will abandon you.Dec 21, 2011
#506Limit the number of clicks users need to reach information. Audiences are more averse than ever to the potential for the wasted effort that too much clicking and scrolling can cause.Dec 20, 2011
#504Wondering how your story will work on mobile? Email it to yourself and then call it up on your phone. Is the headline too long? Are there bad breaks in bulleted items or between pages? If so, rewrite.Dec 16, 2011
#486Don’t just push your website’s content into a mobile app. Make your content relevant to people disconnected from their computer.Nov 10, 2011
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