9.58 seconds… Usain Bolt can run 100 meters in 9.58 seconds. I was a never known for being a speed demon or a larger than life figure, I’ve always admired Usain Bolt for his boldness. While my accolades do not really come close to the fastest man in the world, I think Usain Bolt’s wordpress site (http://usainbolt.com) is dynamic . Usain Bolt, as both an athlete and as a marketable, endorsable figure, embodies a cool and great public idol. His website does a great job capturing the interest and attention, while at the same time acting as an accurate extension of his personality.
In the Minor in Writing gateway blog, the takeaway that I wish to have from Usain’s website is to use dynamic themes and creative displays to translate the thoughts and ideas of the creator to harbor understanding for the reader.
Some of the specific things I like (given that I am unfamiliar in wordpress design, so I don’t know about feasibility) are the large images and the ability to scroll through content on a single page that is otherwise organized in tabs. I think that in telling my progression through this way given the past repurposing and remediating projects could be especially powerful.
Overall, the thing to learn from Usain’s blog is that with the right themes and tools, you can display yourself in cool, fun way on wordpress!
In the minor in writing gateway, I wanThe site looks to be very complex, having a scroll through content option and multiple title images.