You Are Here: Home » Information

Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 3: Interaction Design

Having addressed the information architecture 1 and the various systems 2 of navigation in the first two articles of this series, the last step is to efficiently simplify the navigation experience — specifically, by carefully designing interaction with the navigation menu. When designing interaction with any type of navigation menu, we have to consider the following six aspects: symbols, target areas, inter ...

Read more

Why Companies Need Full-Time Product Managers (And What They Do All Day)

What is a product manager? What do product managers do all day? Most importantly, why do companies need to hire them? Good questions. The first confusion we have to clear up is what we mean by “product.” In the context of software development, a product is the website, application or online service that users interact with. Depending on the size of the company and its products, a product manager could be re ...

Read more

Essential Visual Feedback Tools For Web Designers

The creative process takes a lot of time, and web designers know it. When you factor in feedback from clients, the process takes even longer: numerous emails, revision notes, chats and meetings — that’s what it normally takes to find out precisely what the client wants. Fortunately, today’s web provides various solutions to optimize the communication process. The first web services that allow users to repor ...

Read more

Making Modal Windows Better For Everyone

To you, modal windows 1 might be a blessing of additional screen real estate, providing a way to deliver contextual information, notifications and other actions relevant to the current screen. On the other hand, modals might feel like a hack that you’ve been forced to commit in order to cram extra content on the screen. These are the extreme ends of the spectrum, and users are caught in the middle. Dependin ...

Read more

My Favorite Web Apps That Improve My Workflow

Let’s consider an equation, where A is success and B is your freelance enterprise or small business. Then: A – B represents everything that’s currently going wrong with your company. For designers who just started a small agency, most of the issues turn out to be of an administrative nature. Creative people just aren’t very skilled at tackling the managerial challenges that arise when they’re launching thei ...

Read more

My Favorite Web Apps That Improve My Workflow

Let’s consider an equation, where A is success and B is your freelance enterprise or small business. Then: A – B represents everything that’s currently going wrong with your company. For designers who just started a small agency, most of the issues turn out to be of an administrative nature. Creative people just aren’t very skilled at tackling the managerial challenges that arise when they’re launching thei ...

Read more

Are Your Internal Systems Damaging Your Business?

The internal systems of many organizations have shocking user interfaces. This costs companies in productivity, training and even the customer experience. Fortunately, we can fix this. “How come I can download an app on my phone and instantly know how to use it, yet need training to use our content management system? Shouldn’t our system be intuitive?” This was just one of the comments I heard in a recent s ...

Read more

Lifelong Education is for Everyone

No matter who you are, today is the day to learn something new. Have you found yourself spinning your wheels with a sense of frustration or lack of passion for what you are doing? If you're reading this, you have the power to forge a path for yourself. Are you tired of feeling like you can never catch up, or like the work you produce is less-than-spectacular? If you're reading this, you have the opportunity ...

Read more

© 2011 Powered By Wordpress, Goodnews Theme By Momizat Team

Wordpress SEO Plugin by SEOPressor
Scroll to top