Posts Tagged ‘nielsen’

Kinect Gestural UI: First Impressions (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on September 21st, 2011 by Rafael Montenegro

Mega-Menus Gone Wrong (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on December 8th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro

Mental Models (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on November 3rd, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro
"Summary:
What users believe they know about a UI strongly impacts how they use it. Mismatched mental models are common, especially with designs that try something new"

Jakob Nielsen Got It (Mostly) Wrong | Useful Usability

Posted in Delicious Links on November 3rd, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro
"Do not assume, as Jakob Nielsen’s Alphabetical Sorting article implies, that A-Z listings are usually not the best way to present a list to users. Instead, carefully evaluate your typical users and their tasks, based on the following listing selection parameters, and make a more informed decision about whether to use A-Z listings, or something else."

» Usability Ain’t Everything – A Response to Jakob Nielsen’s iPad Usability Study Johnny Holland – It’s all about interaction » Blog Archive

Posted in Delicious Links on June 7th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro
"The conclusion of the Nielsen Norman Group’s April 2010 study of iPad usability is that it has problems and more standards are the solution. Yes, the iPad is imperfect, but resorting to standards as the solution is an antiquated reaction that fails to consider how interactive systems have evolved. We’re not Usability Engineers anymore (not most of us, anyway); we’re User Experience Designers. Experience is more than just usability."

iPad Usability: First Findings From User Testing (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on May 20th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro

Scrolling and Attention (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on April 8th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro
Here we go again: "The implications are clear: the material that's the most important for the users' goals or your business goals should be above the fold. Users do look below the fold, but not nearly as much as they look above the fold. "

Horizontal Attention Leans Left (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on April 7th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro

Usability Metrics (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on February 8th, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro

Testing Expert Users (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on February 1st, 2010 by Rafael Montenegro

Streams, Walls, and Feeds: Distributing Content Through Social Networks and RSS (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on October 15th, 2009 by admin

Powers of 10: Time Scales in User Experience (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on October 5th, 2009 by admin

Online Marketing: 10 Usability Findings To Increase Sales And Customer Loyalty

Posted in Delicious Links on September 28th, 2009 by admin

Fresh vs. Familiar: How Aggressively to Redesign (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on September 23rd, 2009 by admin

Productivity and Screen Size (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on September 16th, 2009 by admin

About Us Information on Websites (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on September 1st, 2009 by admin

Site Map Usability (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on September 1st, 2009 by admin

Customization of UIs and Products (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on August 27th, 2009 by admin

Jakob Nielsen On Search Usability

Posted in Delicious Links on July 23rd, 2009 by admin

Stop Password Masking (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on June 25th, 2009 by admin

Guesses vs. Data as Basis for Design Recommendations (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on June 8th, 2009 by admin

Jakob Nielsen Critiques Twitter – BusinessWeek

Posted in Delicious Links on June 1st, 2009 by admin

Investor Relations (IR) on Corporate Websites (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on May 27th, 2009 by admin

Top-10 Information Architecture (IA) Mistakes (Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox)

Posted in Delicious Links on May 21st, 2009 by admin