Webdox 2014: hands-on workshops & inspiration for online storytellers

11 Apr

Here is the great news: this year i-Docs and Webdox are exploring the same areas, but in different ways, and in different places. i-Docs 2014 (Bristol, 20-21th of March) was organised around three themes that seemed topical to us: new production models, how to assess engagement and evaluation and new i-docs territories & platforms. We […]

Can we measure the impact of an i-doc?

17 Mar

The last question of the UX Series is the one million dollars question: how do we understand impact in an i-doc? What is the timeframe we should consider in the evaluation?┬áIs it about the number of people exposed to our message? Is it about telling others about our documentary and issue? It is about changing […]

The role of the interface in an i-doc

9 Mar

“The interface is content” says Alexandre Brachet from Upian. What does this mean? The interface is no just a way to navigate through content, it is a way to place the user within a story space, and by doing so it gives roles, it explains the possibilities, it generates feelings in the users… and it […]

Testing in i-doc production: what, when and how?

3 Mar

Question 5, in the UX Series, wants to address the practicalities of testing in i-doc production. Is rapid prototyping possible in interactive narratives and can we test from day one our ideas and design? In a Web world where everybody preaches agile design and iterative methodologies it is difficult to think that interactive narratives should […]