The information architect

The information architect determines the overall informational structure of the website based on requirements gathered in the analysis document.

Determining the website structure:
The web site structure designed by the information architect determines:
  • What Portal pages will need to be created if using portlet delivery.
  • What site areas will need to be created
Determining what content types are required:
The content types required for each section in the website structure determine:
  • What authoring templates are required
  • What presentation templates are required
  • What template maps are required
Determining a content profiling architecture:
The information architect determines what content profiling is required for features such as menus.