Usability

Steve Krug is a major name in usability and usability testing.  He’s written a number of books on the subject. If you can get a hold of it, you should really check out his book Don’t Make Me Think.

Here are a couple of lessons from the book that will be useful to you when thinking about site layout and design.
http://www.uxbooth.com/blog/10-usability-lessons-from-steve-krug%E2%80%99s-dont-make-me-think/

Also, check out this site. It’s a good resource on usability and user’s interactions with sites: http://websitetips.com/usability/

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About Marguerite Halley

Marguerite has been working in digital content and design for universities and nonprofits through her entire career. As a digital content strategist at Washington University in St. Louis and a usability/content strategy consultant for nonprofits, she’s a champion for the user and an advocate for clear, engaging content on the web.

Posted on 02/14/2011, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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