Top Ten Web Design Mistakes of 2005

Jakob Neilson’s Alertbox for Oct 3rd 2005 – http://www.useit.com/alertbox/designmistakes.html 1. Legibility Problems 2. Non-Standard Links 3. Flash 4. Content That’s Not Written for the Web 5. Bad Search 6. Browser Incompatibility 7. Cumbersome Forms 8. No Contact Information or Other Company Info 9. Frozen Layouts with Fixed Page Widths 10. Inadequate Photo Enlargement Well – […]

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Zen Garden Eyetracking

This some interesting analysis…. a study from Greg Edwards of Eyetools.com. For those unfamilar with Eyetools, the company specialises in website usability studies based on direct, real-time tracking of a user’s eyeball movements as they interact with a site. It definately makes me think twice about usability! CSS Zen Garden — an Eyetools eyetracking analysis

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Navigation Blindness

Interesting article about how users completely ignore your hard planned navigation elements to get right to the gusto – with a few navigation concepts from Nielsen and Hurst. Good Read Navigation Blindness

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A link list of Web Standards

I run across so many different links everyday and I soon forget them, or my bookmarks get overwhelming – so just cause’ it is MUCH easier this way, here is a link list on “Web Standards”: levitrastore.net http://www.sitepoint.com/article/standards-sensible-design http://www.456bereastreet.com/lab/developing_with_web_standards/ http://www.adaptivepath.com/publications/essays/archives/000266.php http://www.maxdesign.com.au/presentation/checklist.cfm http://www.w3.org/QA/2002/04/Web-Quality http://www.maccaws.org/kit/way-forward/ http://webstandardsgroup.org/standards/ http://www.useit.com/alertbox/20040913.html

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