In this book for designers, developers, and product managers, expert developer and user interface designer Lukas
Mathis explains. how to make usability the cornerstone of every point in your design process, walking you through
the necessary steps to plan the design for an application or website, test it, and get usage data after the design
is complete. He shows you how to focus your designprocess on the most important thing: helping people get things
done, easily and efficiently.
The author presents a collection of valuable tips organized in four distinct parts, filled with clever
illustrations, and supported byfascinating psychological research. He teaches techniques that help you plan and evaluate your user interface design, and inspires you to look at design in a whole
new way. He tells you exactly what to look for, and what to avoid, in creating applications and websites that
people will be excited to use.
Lukas Mathis works as a developer and user interface designer for Swiss software company Numcom Software, creator
of Appway, a process management software. He writes essays on design and usability at ignorethecode.net, and he
writes about video games for wisegamers.ch, a Swiss gaming news site. His essays on design have been published on
sites like UX Magazine, TidBITS, and Splashnology. He has created a number of online tools for UI design, among
them mockup.net, a collaborative iPhone UI mockup designer.
书名：Designed for Use
页数: 344 pages
出版社: Pragmatic Bookshelf (June 2011)
文件大小: 27.5 MiB