Using Color to Organize a Dashboard

March 2021

When I had the opportunity to help design a dashboard for a client, I knew it was a good case for using color to make sense of sales data. “Information management” and “color” don’t always coincide, but I’ve worked out a practical approach to using hue and value as tools instead of decoration. The dashboard’s […]

An Argument Against Heavy-handed Worldbuilding

September 2020

Sometimes pitting two characters against each other solves the exposition delivery dilemma. Here’s how to use arguments in fiction to convey worldbuilding, personalities, and even advance the plot.