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Whispered Advice to The Graduate: Personas

Posted By Bryan Eisenberg On August 1, 2004 @ 1:28 am In Articles,GrokDotCom Newsletter,Marketing 2.0 / Web 2.0,Personas,Persuasion Architecture,Planning Methodology,Volume 96 | No Comments

The only sane solution to persuading the millions of individuals who visit you

Remember that little cinematic cocktail-party-whisper into Dustin Hoffman’s ear? “Plastics.” These days (circa 2004), you come up to me, and I’ll happily stretch on tip-toe to whisper in your ear: “Personas.”

Taking that big step back to survey the lay of the ebusiness landscape, I see three organizational themes in our line of work: words [1], numbers [2] and people. However, focusing your attention on the former two when you have incorporated no understanding of the third means your online conversion rates will consistently disappoint.

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[1] words: http://www.grokdotcom.com/topics/keyandtriggerwords.htm

[2] numbers: http://www.grokdotcom.com/topics/thenittygrittybehindglamour.htm

[3] Read the rest of this article: http://www.grokdotcom.com/topics/personaadvice.htm

[4] Read the entire newsletter: Volume 96: http://www.grokdotcom.com/Volumes/Volume8-1-04.htm

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