Download Designed for Use: Create Usable Interfaces for Applications by Lukas Mathis PDF

By Lukas Mathis

This ebook is for designers, builders, and product managers who're charged with what occasionally appears like an most unlikely job: ensuring items paintings the best way your clients count on them to. you will discover out tips on how to layout functions and internet sites that individuals won't basically use, yet will totally love. the second one version brings the booklet brand new and expands it with 3 thoroughly new chapters.

Interaction layout - the way in which the apps on our telephones paintings, the best way we input a vacation spot into our car's GPS - is turning into a growing number of very important. determine and attach undesirable software program layout by means of making usability the cornerstone of your layout process.

Lukas weaves jointly hands-on recommendations and basic innovations. every one strategy bankruptcy explains a particular technique you should use to make your product extra consumer pleasant, akin to storyboarding, usability exams, and paper prototyping. thought chapters are concept-based: find out how to write usable textual content, how lifelike your designs should still glance, while to take advantage of animations. This new version is up to date and elevated with new chapters protecting standards amassing, how the layout of information buildings impacts the person interface, and the way to do layout paintings as a workforce. via copious illustrations and assisting mental learn, professional developer and consumer interface dressmaker Lukas Mathis delivers a deep dive into examine, layout, and implementation--the crucial levels in designing usable interfaces for purposes and websites.

Lukas conjures up you to examine layout in a complete new means, explaining precisely what to appear for - and what to prevent - in growing items that get humans excited.

Show description

Read or Download Designed for Use: Create Usable Interfaces for Applications and the Web PDF

Similar human-computer interaction books

Human-Computer Interaction: An Empirical Research Perspective

Human-Computer interplay: An Empirical study viewpoint is the definitive consultant to empirical examine in HCI. The ebook starts with foundational themes together with historic context, the human issue, interplay components, and the basics of technological know-how and learn. From there, you are going to development to studying in regards to the equipment for accomplishing an test to guage a brand new machine interface or interplay procedure.

Institutionalization of UX: A Step-by-Step Guide to a User Experience Practice

“This e-book is a smart how-to handbook for those who are looking to carry the advantages of better person event to their businesses. It’s thorough but nonetheless obtainable for the shrewdpermanent businessperson. I’ve been operating with user-centered layout for over 20 years, and that i came across myself circling information and tips.

Cybercrime and Digital Forensics: An Introduction

The emergence of the realm vast net, smartphones, and Computer-Mediated Communications (CMCs) profoundly have an effect on the way humans have interaction on-line and offline. people who have interaction in socially unacceptable or outright felony acts more and more make the most of expertise to connect to each other in ways in which are usually not in a different way attainable within the actual international because of disgrace, social stigma, or threat of detection.

Designing Technology Training for Older Adults in Continuing Care Retirement Communities (Human Factors & Aging)

This publication presents the most recent examine and design-based suggestions for the way to layout and enforce a expertise education application for older adults in carrying on with Care Retirement groups (CCRCs). The procedure within the ebook concentrates on supplying valuable most sensible practices for CCRC proprietors, CEOs, job administrators, in addition to practitioners and process designers operating with older adults to reinforce their caliber of existence.

Additional resources for Designed for Use: Create Usable Interfaces for Applications and the Web

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.55 of 5 – based on 11 votes