The Big Web Show

The Big Web Show

The award winning Big Web Show features special guests and topics like web publishing, art direction, content strategy, typography, web technology, and more. It's everything web that matters.

Hosted by Jeffrey Zeldman.

#75: Evan Williams

October 23, 2012 at 4:45PM • 40 minutes

Evan Williams, co-founder of Blogger, Twitter, and Medium, discusses what it's like to be an internet entrepreneur with host Jeffrey Zeldman in Episode No. 75 of The Big Web Show.

#74: Chris Coyier

October 19, 2012 at 12:30PM • 44 minutes

In Episode No. 74 of The Big Web Show, Jeffrey Zeldman interviews Chris Coyier of CSS-Tricks, CodePen, and ShopTalk about the path from employee to media maven, upcoming secret features for CodePen, coping with Retina images, finding sponsors, the success of his Kickstarter campaign, tee shirts for manly men, Twitter dramas about baseline grids, and lots more.

#73: Sara Wachter-Boettcher

October 8, 2012 at 12:30PM • 37 minutes

In Episode No. 73 of The Big Web Show, Jeffrey Zeldman interviews content strategist and author of "Content Everywhere" (Rosenfeld Media, 2012) Sara Wachter-Boettcher (@sara_ann_marie) about how practitioners can organize and structure content to maximize its value, longevity, and future-friendliness.

#72: Derek Powazek

October 4, 2012 at 3:15PM • 38 minutes

With the return of the Big Web Show, this week Jeffrey Zeldman speaks with web pioneer Derek Powazek, Founder and CEO of Cute-Fight, the online game for real-life pets and the people who love them

#71: Richard Ziade - Readability

June 13, 2012 at 9:00PM • 57 minutes

In this episode, Jeffrey speaks with founding partner and CEO of Readability, Richard Ziade.

Special guest Richard Ziade.

#70: Dan Benjamin

May 18, 2012 at 10:00AM • 45 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman speaks with Dan Benjamin about his career and life journey leading up to the creation of 5by5.

Special guest Dan Benjamin.

#69: Chris Cashdollar

May 3, 2012 at 6:00PM • 35 minutes

In Episode No. 69 of The Big Web Show, Happy Cog creative director Chris Cashdollar (@ccashdollar) and Jeffrey Zeldman (@zeldman) discuss the joys and challenges of redesigning typography mega-site; nimble versus waterfall; process versus inspiration; running a creative department that is interactive in every sense of the word; the two sides of a design education (learning and teaching); fostering collaboration; and the transition from doodling eight-year-old to graphic design student to interactive creative director.

Christopher Cashdollar is a multi-disciplinary graphic designer with 12 years of interaction design experience. He is currently the Creative Director for Happy Cog Philadelphia, and an adjunct instructor for Drexel University's Westphal College of Media Arts and Design.

#68: Tantek Çelik

April 26, 2012 at 6:00PM • 52 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman speaks with Tantek Çelik, web standards lead at Mozilla.

#67: Special Message for Big Web Show Video Subscribers

April 24, 2012 at 2:00PM • • Computer Video

If you are a subscriber to the video version of Big Web Show, please subscribe to the audio version of the podcast. We are no longer publishing a video version of the show.

#66: David Sleight

March 8, 2012 at 7:00PM • 55 minutes

In Big Web Show Episode No. 66, Jeffrey Zeldman interviews veteran web designer and publishing creative director David Sleight about how traditional publishers can transition to creating successful digital experiences, and the (mostly conceptual) obstacles they will have to overcome to do so.

Topics discussed in this episode include: why publishers alternately blame technology and treat it as a savior; the downside for magazine publishers of Apple's new retina display; why content thieves may be your best customers in waiting; content-focused responsive design versus printed page emulation; and much more.