Wayfinding

Wayfinding encompasses all of the ways in which people and animals orient themselves in physical space and navigate from place to place.
Posts about Wayfinding
  • Omnichannel vs Multichannel and the Store of the Future

    … wayfinding tools in-store. They want access to digital loyalty program information. Soon they’ll want to pay by phone in-store. The Accenture study reports: 88% of consumers would use mobile tools to gather loyalty points or take advantage of real-time promotions in-store 82% would use endless-aisle features like ordering out-of-stock items…

    Linda Bustos/ Get Elastic- 18 readers -
  • Tips For Mobile Design: Travel Brands That Are Going Places

    … reduce what Nielsen Norman Group calls our cognitive load: When the amount of information coming in exceeds our ability to handle it, our performance suffers. We may take longer to understand information, miss important details, or even get overwhelmed and abandon the task. Once Aunt Edna misplaces her boarding pass and Uncle Rick has “gone to look…

    Marketing Land- 10 readers -
  • Proximity Marketing: How to Share Local Inventory with Google Search

    …, Sephora and REI (contact your Adwords rep to see if you’re eligible). The ability to target these closer-to-conversion searches is a huge competitive advantage for participating merchants — especially during the holiday season. Where proximity marketing is headed Local Inventory Ads are a great first step in serving research-mobile-buy-local…

    Linda Bustos/ Get Elasticin Google How To's- 11 readers -
  • What Road Signs Say About Human Perception

    … to creating color combinations for signage in various location and for various purposes. They cite the 1992 Arthur & Passini book “Wayfinding,” which recommends calculating the difference in light reflectancy readings between two colors to determine contrast. Any two colors with a contrast value larger than 70 will definitely be legible…

    Allison Mccartney/ Visual.lyin Twitter- 9 readers -
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