• A sidewalk with writing on it that says Passion Led Us Here
    Accessibility,  Hochman Consultants,  Usability

    How To Hire Kim Krause Berg For Usability and Accessibility Site Reviews

    Last month I partnered with internet marketing company, Hochman Consultants, as a part-time Senior Consultant to add usability and accessibility services for their clients.   Since this is new, I felt I might take some time to answer your questions about how and where to hire me for usability and accessibility site reviews. What is the Main Reason for Joining Hochman Consultants? As an independent consultant I am a third party vendor for agencies in need of website usability assistance. Building and promoting a website is not a one-person job anymore. The technology changed quickly, creating the need for more skills. Internet marketing has grown into its own industry, with branches for people and companies to specialize in, such as…

  • A field with trees and green grass.
    Conversions and Persuasive Design,  Usability,  Website Planning

    Human Behavior & Performance Data: Lessons from Trees

    In a park anywhere where there are trees is a tree I’ll call Tree. One day Tree thought how nice it might be to check its data to study its performance as a tree. So it counted up its branches and leaves to see how many it had. Every season, year after year, Tree tracked its leaves and branches. It learned that during winter when it slept, its branches were bare. In spring, every branch lit up in a burst of color as it flowered and swayed in gentle breezes until each flower became a new leaf. Tree counted its flowers and how many became a leaf. And year after year, Tree grew taller and expanded its roots deeper into…

  • Accessibility,  Podcasts

    Kim Krause Berg and Matt Bailey – Accessibility Podcast

    Several years ago Matt Bailey was contracted by the state of Pennsylvania as part of a massive effort by then Governor Rendell to update every state website to meet Section 508 accessibility standards. I was brought in by Matt to perform a layer of usability testing, and assist with accessibility. I met Matt many years before that while we were both SEO’s. He is known all over the world as a speaker, writer and trainer on internet marketing, SEO, and accessibility. Having been interviewed by him before, Matt noticed that I have been writing more about the rise in ADA lawsuits and related accessibility topics. We caught up again to discuss accessibility, inclusive design and the importance of making sure…

  • From Kim,  Hochman Consultants

    Hochman Consultants Hires Kim Krause Berg (Press Release)

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cheshire, CT April 15 (Press Release) – Search marketing agency, Hochman Consultants, announces the addition of Consultant, Kim Krause Berg, owner of Creative Vision Web Consulting, LLC, of Quakertown, PA, to its digital marketing and web site development team. Kim Krause Berg is a website usability and accessibility consultant specializing in website testing, meeting website ADA legal compliance and standards, usability and conversions website audits and business requirements support. Her career spans over twenty years and includes search engine marketing, online community management, software QA testing, speaking and training. “Joining Hochman Consultants as a Consultant is the perfect opportunity for me to assist individuals, startups and small to medium businesses that want a well built, competitive, standards…