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Will your website pass the test? Or will site visitors be gnashing their teeth and shaking their fists? Will any customers ever ome back to your site? Save yourself the embarrassment of being caught with your Web bloopers showing. Read this book and find out now if your website commits any heinous bloopers.

Web Bloopersis not just about how to make websites pretty, and it's not just another tirade about what is wrong with the Web. It goes in depth and grapples with challenging usability issues at the heart of many web bloopers. It offers solid and sound advice on avoiding or fixing these problems. It is written with a sense of humor and is sprinkled with relevant cartoons and numerous screen images illustrating problems and solutions. Reading this book will help you make your websites better.

Synopsis:

Engaging, Educational, Enjoyable, Erudite: Excellent!
--Dr. Jakob Nielsen, Nielsen Norman Group

Many of the examples are priceless — just reading them made my blood boil with recognition

--Howard Tamler, Principal, HT Consulting

Will your web site pass the test? Or will site visitors be gnashing their teeth and shaking their fists? Will any customers ever come back to your site? Save yourself the embarrassment and don't be caught with your Web Bloopers showing. Read this book and find out now if your web site commits any heinous bloopers.

This book is not just about how to make web sites pretty, nor is it just another tirade about what is wrong with the web. It goes in-depth and grapples with challenging usability issues at the heart of many web bloopers. It offers solid sound advice on avoiding or fixing these problems. It is written with a sense of humor and is sprinkled with relevant cartoons along with numerous screen images illustrating the problems and their solutions. Reading this book will help make your web sites better.

Features:

* Discusses in detail 60 of the most common and critical web design mistakes, along with the solutions, challenges, and tradeoffs associated with them.

* Covers important subject areas such as: content, task-support, navigation, forms, searches, writing, link appearance, and graphic design and layout.

* Organized and formatted based on the results of its own usability test performed by web designers themselves.

* Features it's own web site (www.web-bloopers.com)with new and emerging web design no-no's (because new bloopers are born every day) along with a much requested printable blooper checklist for web designers and developers to use.

Synopsis:

eb site (www.web-bloopers.com)with new and emerging web design no-no's (because new bloopers are born every day) along with a much requested printable blooper checklist for web designers and developers to use.

About the Author

Jeff Johnson is president and principal consultant at UI Wizards, Inc., a product usability consulting firm (<>). He has worked in the field of Human-Computer Interaction since 1978--as software designer and implementer, usability tester, manager, researcher at several computer and telecommunications companies, and consultant. In the course of his career, he has written many articles, cowritten several books, and given numerous presentations on a variety of topics in Human-Computer Interaction.

Ph.D., Founder, UI Wizards, Inc., San Francisco, CA

Table of Contents

Provides web designers with the do's and don'ts of designing web site graphic-user interfaces (GUI)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558608405
Subtitle:
60 Common Web Design Mistakes, and How to Avoid Them
Foreword:
Krug, Steve
Foreword:
Krug, Steve
Publisher:
Morgan Kaufmann
Location:
San Francisco, Calif.
Subject:
Programming Languages - General
Subject:
Design
Subject:
Internet - Web Site Design
Subject:
Web sites
Subject:
Internet - World Wide Web
Subject:
User Interfaces
Subject:
Graphical user interfaces (computer systems)
Subject:
Graphical user interfaces
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
Morgan Kaufmann Series in Interactive Technologies
Series Volume:
v. 10, 11, 281-289
Publication Date:
20030414
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
yes
Pages:
344
Dimensions:
7.44 x 9.69 in

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"Synopsis" by , Engaging, Educational, Enjoyable, Erudite: Excellent!
--Dr. Jakob Nielsen, Nielsen Norman Group

Many of the examples are priceless — just reading them made my blood boil with recognition

--Howard Tamler, Principal, HT Consulting

Will your web site pass the test? Or will site visitors be gnashing their teeth and shaking their fists? Will any customers ever come back to your site? Save yourself the embarrassment and don't be caught with your Web Bloopers showing. Read this book and find out now if your web site commits any heinous bloopers.

This book is not just about how to make web sites pretty, nor is it just another tirade about what is wrong with the web. It goes in-depth and grapples with challenging usability issues at the heart of many web bloopers. It offers solid sound advice on avoiding or fixing these problems. It is written with a sense of humor and is sprinkled with relevant cartoons along with numerous screen images illustrating the problems and their solutions. Reading this book will help make your web sites better.

Features:

* Discusses in detail 60 of the most common and critical web design mistakes, along with the solutions, challenges, and tradeoffs associated with them.

* Covers important subject areas such as: content, task-support, navigation, forms, searches, writing, link appearance, and graphic design and layout.

* Organized and formatted based on the results of its own usability test performed by web designers themselves.

* Features it's own web site (www.web-bloopers.com)with new and emerging web design no-no's (because new bloopers are born every day) along with a much requested printable blooper checklist for web designers and developers to use.

"Synopsis" by , eb site (www.web-bloopers.com)with new and emerging web design no-no's (because new bloopers are born every day) along with a much requested printable blooper checklist for web designers and developers to use.
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