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Moving to GitHub

We are starting to move the official Infomaki page to GitHub, which should make management of the project a bit easier. Watch this space for news, and we'll let you know when/if this account becomes inactive.

Posted by Michael Lascarides 2010-04-06

0.1.1 Release

Hey there! Here's a quick update to Infomaki.

The main thing is a fix to a database migration that will prevent errors when building your DB for the first time. Also, we've removed NYPL's Google Analytics code and templated the Analytics placeholder.

Please note: if you downloaded version 0.1 last week, please update to this version (or at least delete the Analytics code) so you don't clobber our stats. That shouldn't have been in there ;)... read more

Posted by Michael Lascarides 2009-05-13

Welcome to Infomaki usability testing!

Infomaki is a Ruby on Rails application developed by the New York Public Library as a way of rapidly testing alternate designs and navigation language with minimal disruption to users. We're using it to power and test new designs for the main web site.

More and better documentation is forthcoming, but for now you can keep up with Infomaki news and anecdotes at the NYPL Labs blog,

Posted by Michael Lascarides 2009-05-06