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HighWire's project team focused on improving user experience to facilitate higher traffic, more content views, and more information dissemination. The new streamlined user navigation and consistent content placement across all web pages has increased readability and engagement across the site, and the tabbed view options and easier access to PDFs has improved exploration of new information, policy, and research results.
Through its innovative Open Platform, HighWire provides innovative technology solutions to influential societies, university presses, and independent publishing organizations which produce high-impact journals, books, and other scholarly materials. Long affiliated with Stanford University, the newly independent HighWire Press, Inc. offers publishers: digital content development and hosting services; a customizable peer-review manuscript submission system; strategic consultation services; and unique community networking opportunities.
About the American Heart Association:
The American Heart Association is devoted to saving people from heart disease and stroke - the two leading causes of death in the world. They team with millions of volunteers to fund innovative research, fight for stronger public health policies, and provide lifesaving tools and information to prevent and treat these diseases. The Dallas-based association is the nation's oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.