Don't make me think!: a common sense approach to Web usability

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Que, 2000 - Computers - 195 pages
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This book is for the people in the trenches, the designers, the programmers, the webmasters, the project managers, the marketing people, and the folks who sign the checks. It is easily absorbed principles will help you arrive at both the right questions to ask the experts you hire, and practical answers so you can make difficult technical, aesthetic, and structural decisions.

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An excellent introduction to creating usable websites. - Goodreads
The book itself is designed so it is easy to read. - Goodreads
There are pictures on almost every page. - Goodreads

Review: Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability

User Review  - Gareth Senior - Goodreads

I re-read this, 10 years after first reading it. I wondered if it still held up a decade later. It has dated (most notably in the example screenshots) but since the most salient points relate to ... Read full review

Review: Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability

User Review  - Sandro - Goodreads

What I liked: - The simple language used to explain normally complex matter; - The good humour, examples and metaphors the writer uses to explain things. They really work. Now the bad parts: - I find ... Read full review

Contents

FOREWORD By Roger Black
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H A PT E R 2 How we really use the Web
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Billboard Design 101
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About the author (2000)

Steve Krug is a usability consultant who has more than 15 years of experience as a user advocate for companies like Apple, Netscape, AOL, Lexus, and others. Based in part on the success of the first edition of "Don't Make Me Think," he has become a highly sought-after speaker on usability design.

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