Gerry McGovern: Information architecture: using card sorting for web classification designGerry McGovern: Using card sorting for web classification design
Card sorting is an excellent approach to help you choose your classifications. It can help shortcut long, tedious and often fruitless debate. It delivers classifications that people would actually choose, not what they say they would choose. Because it's fast and easy to do, you can get a wide range of feedback into your classification design.
Also, check out Step Two Design's Information design using card sorting
Page 1 of 2 pages