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Author: Alison J Head
Publisher: Medford, NJ : Information Today, ©1999.
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A badly designed Web site interface can result in a site that is hard to find and hard to use but a well-designed interface helps users find and utilize the information they need quickly and easily. Explaining what interface design is and how to evaluate it, this guide explores the importance of interface design to users, reveals how a product gets designed, and provides a design evaluation template and design  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Head, Alison J., 1957-
Design wise.
Medford, NJ : Information Today, ©1999
(DLC) 98043724
(OCoLC)40331103
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alison J Head
ISBN: 9781937290504 1937290506 9781937290511 1937290514
OCLC Number: 776600403
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 196 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Interface design basics. Why design matters ; Secret shame ; Deconstructing evaluation --
Interface design analyses. CD-ROMs: treasure trove or wasteland? ; Web sites: weaving deceit? ; Online commercial databases: power tools unplugged? ; Four predictions.
Responsibility: by Alison J. Head.

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A badly designed Web site interface can result in a site that is hard to find and hard to use but a well-designed interface helps users find and utilize the information they need quickly and easily. Explaining what interface design is and how to evaluate it, this guide explores the importance of interface design to users, reveals how a product gets designed, and provides a design evaluation template and design analyses of CD-ROMs, Web sites, and online providers.

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