By Jeff Johnson
GUI Bloopers appears to be like at consumer interface layout bloopers from advertisement software program, sites, and data home equipment, explaining how clever, well-intentioned execs made those dreadful mistakes--and how one can stay away from them. whereas equipping you with the entire thought had to research from those examples, GUI specialist Jeff Johnson additionally offers the truth of interface layout in an enjoyable, anecdotal, and instructive way.
This is a superb, well-illustrated source for an individual whose paintings touches on usability concerns, together with software program engineers, website designers, managers of improvement methods, QA execs, and value professionals.
Hear Jeff Johnson's interview podcast on software program and web site usability on the college of Canterbury (25 min.)
* Takes a learn-by-example method that teaches you to prevent universal blunders through asking the proper questions of your personal interface designs.
* contains whole warfare tales, drawn from the author's own event, that describe intimately the demanding situations confronted by way of UI engineers.
* Covers bloopers in quite a lot of different types: GUI elements, format and visual appeal, textual content messages, interplay thoughts, website design, responsiveness concerns, administration decision-making, or even extra at www.GUI-bloopers.com.
* geared up and formatted according to the result of its personal usability testing--so you could speedy locate the knowledge you wish, packaged in simply digested pieces.
*Announcing the sequel: internet Bloopers. completely dedicated to the internet. visit www.web-bloopers.com.
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