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Published: 2 years ago

We’re Hiring: Director of Technology

The WGBH Digital team serves as the Foundation’s research, development and production team. We work closely with many groups throughout the WGBH Educational Foundation, including our national productions, education team and children’s production unit to develop digital strategies and produce a multitude of media-rich …

Published: 3 years ago

We’re Hiring: Digital Designer

At WGBH, we create educational digital experiences that accompany popular PBS Kids programming such as Curious George and Arthur. We design everything from websites to HTML5 games, apps, video players and comprehensive digital curriculum. As a Digital Designer, you will craft the visual design …

Published: 3 years ago

Future of Journalism panel at WGBH

Raney Aronson-Rath, Executive Deputy Producer for FRONTLINE provides introductions and Nieman Journalism Lab Director Josh Benton moderates the panel which includes: Clay Shirky, social media theorist, who studies the effects of the Internet on society; author of Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without …

Published: 3 years ago

Plum Landing featured in the Boston Globe

To keep children from posting “selfies” or other personal information online, WGBH developed a process to screen and approve user-submitted content before publication. The primary challenge was scale. To ensure a steady flow of content from children, WGBH needed an efficient workflow that allowed …

Published: 3 years ago

We’re Hiring: Digital Designer

At WGBH, we create educational digital experiences that accompany popular PBS Kids programming such as Curious George and Arthur. We design everything from websites to HTML5 games, apps, video players and comprehensive digital curriculum. As a Digital Designer, you will craft the visual design …

Published: 3 years ago

Digital Team recognized in The Boston Globe

A few ladies on the WGBH Digital team have joined other industry females to continue to learn new skills and network through tech-focused women only, sorry guys, Boston local meet-up groups. Both in small groups together and individually we have been attending various courses …

Published: 3 years ago

Best UX Product Finalist, WGBH Digital at MITX 2014

News&Then created by the WGBH Digital team for American Experience and funded by The Ford Foundation was a finalist in the Best UX category this year at MITX 2014. Check out the site and Read the case study The MITX What’s Next Awards ceremony …

Published: 3 years ago

What are Style Tiles?

What are Style Tiles? Style Tiles are created as a way to communicate visual direction and gauge your preferences for the overall tone as well as the individual elements found within the groups of elements as shown as typography, colors, buttons, and textures. Please …

Published: 3 years ago

User Centered Design Process

For an upcoming large scale site redesign our team is following a user centered design process for responsive design. Discovery Phase I Identify problems Develop personas Create scenarios Create Phase II Brainstorm solution ideas Sketch UI wireframes/ content hierarchy Create solution prototypes Talk to …

Published: 4 years ago

Come say hi at the Boston Festival of Indie Games

We’re excited to be able to show off some of our wares this Saturday at the Boston Festival of Indie Games. We’ll have a large contingent at table DS26 so make sure to come by and try out some of the existing games we’ve …