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Duration: 45 min.
Thom Haller, information architect and director of the Center for Plain Language, talks about how to create a site where users can actually find the information they're looking for.
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Thom also talks about how the use of Plain Language helped the state of Washington collect an extra $800,000 in revenue.
In addition to his duties at the Center for Plain Language, Thom also teaches Information Design at the University of Maryland and Information Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.
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