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

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

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

by Steve Krug

ISBN: 0-7897-2310-7

Published: 2000

Pages: softcover; 195pp.

Price: $35.00

Available from: Que Publishing, Macmillan USA, 201 West 103rd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290; 800/428-5331, 317/581-3500;

http://www.quepublishing.com

Oh, to make every Web site designer read this book! With a sense of humor, excellent graphics, and loads of common sense, the author shares his guiding principles for designing effective Web sites. He talks about how users really use the Web-how we scan, not read; "satisfice" rather than make optimal choices; and basically muddle through the Web.

Each chapter focuses on a different concept of Web usability, covering content, navigation, design, and user behavior. The last few chapters tell how to conduct Web usability tests on a very low budget. …

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