WEB DESIGN

Chapter 4: Navigating a web site is similar to finding your way around a real, physical, geographical place-like a city because the web site brings you to a certain destination. The website provides links that allow the user to jump to the place he wishes to find. The website is different because there is no…

Twitterative

Trump flooded with congratulatory phone calls as he wins the presidential election over secretary Clinton Congratulatory calls flood in to President Elect Trump as he wins a divided election Congratulatory calls flood in to Trump as he wins a monumental election. He begins to map a plan for the future Democrats congratulate Trump on monumental…

Social Media

Nielsen redesigns his tweet many times. He does this because a tweet is essentially a visual for people to look at quickly at a glance. Mr. Nielsen rewords this many times to shift the focus of the tweet and to allow the reader to see exactly what they are supposed to see in the short…

SOME PEOPLE THESE DAYS

The verbal and visual elements of this short graphic story both play a large part in developing the storyline. If all the reader had was the verbal aspect of this short graphic story he would be confused as to who is who and what correlates to which person in this story. By having the imagery…

9/11 Documents

I see the specific details of the congressional report in the graphic. The specific times that everything happened in all of the planes as well as how the information was passed between both the FAA and the passengers. The graphic illustrates how flight 93 became aware of what was happening and how they rebelled through…

Writing stinks

The popular answer outside of universities that academics suck at writing is because all they use is highfalutin gobbledygook. They do this in hopes to bamboozle their audience and to get around the point that they realistically have no point. The institutions, however, argue that there is no way around their writing because of how…

EAT FRESH

These authors have a very strong ethos. They both have factual evidence that is well researched as well as many very reliable sources. One of the authors even brings in phone interviews that he has completed which shows that he has conducted primary research. Furthermore, they both speak with a very confident, informative tone. It…

Navigate The Genre

Before reading this I associated the word genre with types of books and movies. I only know genres realistically from looking for specific books as a kid in Barnes and Nobles or more recently while scrolling through movies on Netflix. I believed that genre was very useful in finding something that fit my taste but…

Plagiarism!!!!

I have always heard really bad things about plagiarism. The consequences for plagiarism are bad in High School and EXTREME in college. Plagiarism is the act of taking someone‚Äôs work and using it without citing that the information came from them. As a writer an easy way to avoid plagiarism is to cite all of…

Save The Pacific NW Tree Octopus!!

The author in this website persuades the reader to care for his cause of the Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus. The author begins by giving the reader background information on the Tree Octopus and how it has adapted throughout its appearance on the earth. This allows the reader to make a connection with the octopus considering…

Introduction To Primary Sources

There is a big difference between primary and secondary research. Secondary research is usually conducted by going to a library and searching for articles that support a claim that the author is trying to argue. Secondary research is research that supports a large amount of most papers. Primary research, however, is much more personal. Primary…

“My Shitty First Draft”

My writing process with a big project is very unorganized. I will first analyze the question and what it is asking me to write about. Next, I come up with a rough thesis statement and revise it a few times until I believe I have the perfect thesis for an essay of a certain length….