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Website review: IKEA US

We put the IKEA US website to the test (tree test, that is!) using Treejack. Read on to see how we did it and the findings we came up with in the end.

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.

Best practices for creating a tree test

Thinking of creating a tree test for your information architecture? Make sure you read these best practices before you get started!

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.

Planning a tree test: Part II

Following from part one of this tree testing series, Dave O'Brien shares tips for planning for problems and figuring out roles amongst your team.

Putting employees at the centre of intranet information architecture

What good is having an intranet if it's not designed well? Brian Lamb shares his tips on how to put your employees first when creating an intranet IA.

5 things to tick off before launching a remote card sort

About to launch a remote card sort? Before you do, make sure you tick off some of these crucial things!

How to do a content audit Part I: How and why

Content audits are not a once-off thing you do — they're iterative and essential to keeping your content valuable and relevant. Read on to learn how to do one.