Tag: Nielsen

Tunnel Vision and Selective Attention

Tunnel Vision and Selective Attention (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox). Design is hard. As much of a blanket statement that is, being a good designer is not something that happens overnight and often results in issues outlined in this Nielsen Alertbox. I know that I miss things on sites all the time when reviewing them with clients […]

Posted: September 04, 2012

Repurposing vs. Optimized Design

Repurposing vs. Optimized Design (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox). Jakob Nielsen takes some time to analyze the overall benefit of responsive design. I don’t want to spoil the article contents for you but the overarching view is that he feels that ‘mobile’ and ‘desktop’ design issues extend far beyond layout. I know we’re all head-over-heels for responsive […]

Posted: May 22, 2012

Prioritizing Web Usability: Book Review

Prioritizing Web Usability by Jakob Nielsen and Hoa Loranger is a really valuable resource for anyone in the business of Web. The statistical data backing up the entire book really gets their message across and I definitely recommend this book.

Posted: November 20, 2006