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The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web

by Jesse James Garrett

Other authors: David Hoffer (Technical Reviewer), Molly Wright Steenson (Technical Reviewer)

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Provides an overview of the complexities of interactive Web design for non-designers, explaining the processes, methods, and vocabulary of user experience design.

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It describes clearly on the UCD design in several phases. On how to apply it to my website, needs further study. ( )
  xuelian | Aug 13, 2012 |
Good basic overview of user experience design. Well laid-out and uncluttered. ( )
  The_Kat_Cache | Feb 21, 2012 |
Read this for an information architecture class in library school. Might be useful for future information architects. ( )
  SoonerCatholic | Dec 31, 2011 |
A classic. Necessary reading for anyone who works on the web. Some of the recommendations may not be for everyone (a style guide can often be a hindrance rather than a help; the separation of the planes of user experience may lead to an overly waterfall-ish design/development process), and author Jesse James Garrett could have gone into greater detail in some places, but overall it's a good book. ( )
  lukeasrodgers | Jan 3, 2009 |
It's rare to find a design or technology book so simply written. This book would be as useful to a developer or executive as it would to a designer. It made me think differently about some of the projects I was involved with over the past 10 years. ( )
  jpsnow | Jun 13, 2008 |
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