File management is very important in interactive design (and print design too). Simply handing over a pdf isn’s enough anymore to give the professionals what they will need to continue working on the project you started. Whatever you hand over will need to be accessible and annotated to everyone, with minimal interaction from you.

Over the next few weeks you will be creating a style guide that will give others (and yourself) information on how files are named, versioned, annotated and stored. Your style guide can be designed however you want, but must include descriptions on the following (this will be a running list that gets updated as we talk about new concepts):