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How to interpret your card sort results Part 2: closed card sorts and next steps

This article explains how to interpret and analyze the results from closed card sorts using OptimalSort from OptimalWorkshop.

How to interpret your card sort results Part 1: open and hybrid card sorts

This article explains how to interpret and analyze the results from open and hybrid card sorts using OptimalSort from OptimalWorkshop.

Understanding and refining choreography for your information architecture

An article about one of the most important complementary elements of information architecture, choreography. Often overlooked, choreography is basically the...

The information architecture of libraries part 1:  Dewey Decimal Classification

We take a look at one of the most popular library classification systems: the Dewey Decimal System! See what we found in our card sort, and have a play around...

10 information architecture traps we all fall into: Part 2

In part 2 of this series, Ashlea discusses 5 more information architecture traps that we can all easily fall into and how to avoid them.

10 information architecture traps we all fall into: Part 1

Whether you're a beginner UXer or a bit more experienced, it can be super easy to fall into any of these 10 information architecture traps.

Ready for take-off: Best practices for creating and launching remote user research studies

So you've created a study and you're about to hit that launch button. Before you do, check out some of these best practices for launching remote user studies!

Website review: Sephora US website footer

We take a look at global beauty giant Sephora using both Treejack and OptimalSort together. Except this time, we're just testing the footer of the US website!

Website review: ASOS

This week we used Treejack and OptimalSort together to test ASOS — a giant online shopping website for clothing and accessories. Check out what we found here!

How to develop a taxonomy for your information architecture

Learn what a taxonomy is and how it relates to information architecture. Plus, read how to create one using card sorting and tree testing.