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.


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#63: Michael Surtees

February 17, 2012 at 9:30AM • 37 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman interviews Michael Surtees, founding partner and creative director at Gesture Theory, co-creator of Deckpub ("the future of publishing on iPad"), and author of Design notes. The two designers discuss managing a small, nimble design practice; getting clients; balancing client services work with product development and blogging; Michael's journey from employee to entrepreneur; avoiding static comps and wireframes; and much more.


#62: Kristofer Layon

February 10, 2012 at 9:00AM • 48 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman is joined by Kristofer Layon to discuss his book, Mobilizing Web Sites: Strategies for Mobile Web Implementation, and more.


#61: Khoi Vinh

December 21, 2011 at 7:30AM • 45 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman speaks with Mixel co-creator Khoi Vinh.


#60: Josh Williams

December 19, 2011 at 4:00PM • 36 minutes

Jeffrey speaks with Josh Williams, co-founder of Gowalla.


#59: Mike Monteiro

December 2, 2011 at 11:30AM • 54 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman talks with Mike Monteiro of Mule Design.

Special guest Mike Monteiro.


#58: Double Release

October 20, 2011 at 2:00PM • 60 minutes

Jeffrey Zeldman and Dan Benjamin talk about lost offices, working from home, A Space Apart, A Book Apart's new books: Designing for Emotion and Mobile First, future friendly, police sirens, Steve Buscemi, and more.


#57: Scott Jehl

September 22, 2011 at 3:00PM • 36 minutes

Scott Jehl joins Jeffrey Zeldman and Dan Benjamin to discuss the recent responsive resign of the Boston Globe, jQuery, the jQuery Mobile project, writing and speaking about web design, and his new book, Designing with Progressive Enhancement.

Special guest Scott Jehl.


#56: Faruk Ates

September 8, 2011 at 3:00PM • 46 minutes

Faruk Ates joins Jeffrey Zeldman and Dan Benjamin to discuss Modernizr, web and mobile design, Apple, and more.

Special guest Faruk Ates.


#55: Marissa Christina

September 1, 2011 at 3:00PM • 39 minutes

Marissa Christina joins Jeffrey Zeldman and Dan Benjamin to discuss her path as a web designer diagnosed with a debilitating vestibular disorder, and her blog Abledis.com, documenting living with a hidden disability.

Special guest Marissa Christina.


#54: Source Of All Knowledge

July 14, 2011 at 8:00PM • 47 minutes

Dan and Jeffrey talk about freelancing, project managers, setting up a new computer, and much more.