At the annual gathering of county clerks, recorders, election officials, and treasurers, the closing keynote featured tips on how writing that everyone can understand can help officials do their work better, and save their budgets at the same time. Whitney Quesenbery’s presentation featured examples of improved materials from form letters … Continue reading
Field Guides to Insuring Voter Intent
Everyone needs these a pocket guide to election design. First 4 available now.
- Designing usable ballots
- Writing instructions voters understand
- Testing ballots for usability
- Creating effective poll worker materials
Saving your Budget with Plain Language
Whitney Quesenbery will share tips on how writing so everyone understands can help county clerk and election offices do their work better, and help save their budgets. At IACREOT 2012.
Occupy CHI! Engaging U.S. Policy Makers
Whitney joined Janice Tasi, Ben Bederson, Lorrie Cranor and Herb Lin for a panel at CHI 2012. extended abstract and slides.
Accessible election design concepts
11 winning concepts from the OpenIDEO and ITIF Accessible Voting Technology Initiative challenge.