Kill Your Darlings & Save Your Users

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Written By Jessica Wirt
An anatomically correct heart stabbed in the middle by a sword.
Summary: Convincing the right people to let go of their most-loved content and features can clear the deadweight that prevents user success.

Written By Jessica Wirt

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Content Strategist & Digital Accessibility Specialist

Jessica helps industry-leading clients with business-changing content strategy. She is a writer and international speaker, traveling near and far to teach digital professionals how to improve their user experience practices.


Graphic: @djosephmachado

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And that involves killing darlings (that are hard to use).

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