The Station Best Practices is a guide that contains up-to-date information and recommendations for stations to use as they undergo Web site redesigns and online growth. This information is presented in a wiki format, and you are encouraged to discuss, collaborate, contribute, and leave comments about online best practices that have benefited your local stations. Please use the links below to navigate directly to specific segments of the guide:
Summary: This guide offers Best Practices for developing PBS Member Station Web sites. As technology evolves at a faster rate than ever before, the needs and requirements for member stations are changing drastically. This guide is intended to be a helpful resource for stations to use as they undergo redesigns and online growth. Our tips and suggestions are focused largely on how to empower web workers to build better online experiences with fewer resources.
Summary: PBS Interactive believes that one of the most important services we can provide to PBS stations are tactics and take-away tools for building your own digital media strategy - a strategy that is measurable and custom built for the unique needs of your community and station.
Summary: This is a reference section for stations seeking to further expand their knowledge of good Web design and efficient user experiences.