Tag Archives: usability
The Elements of User Experience User-centered Design for the Web and beyond By Garrett, Jesse James – 2011
User Unfriendly – Consumer Struggles with Personal Technologies, from Clocks and Sewing Machines to Cars and Computers Joseph Corn, – 2011
Rocket Surgery Made Easy The Do-it-yourself Guide to Finding and Fixing Usability Problems, Steve Krug, – 2010 For web site designers, this book is quick and practical. 150 pages.
Always Be Testing – The Complete Guide to Google Website Optimizer, Bryan Eisenberg, Wiley, 2008 Here is a book for webmasters of commerce sites. It is about user experience and conversion rates, but not much about design or development. 300 … Continue reading
Neuro Web Design – What Makes Them Click?, Susan Weinschenk, New Riders, 2009 Well written, 150 pages.
Web Design – A Beginner’s Guide, Wendy Willard, McGraw-Hill, 2010 Well written. 350 pages.
Website Owner’s Manual, Paul Boag, Manning, 2010 This book for managers in charge of a company’s website. It is well written and informal. 250 pages. Contents: Chapter 1 The secret to a successful website Chapter 2 Stress-free planning Chapter 3 … Continue reading
Forms That Work : designing Web Forms for Usability / Caroline Jarrett, Morgan Kaufmann, 2009 Usability is important, and too often it is an afterthought. This book is well written, 200 pages.
User-Centred Library Websites : usability evaluation methods / Carole A. George, Chandos, 2008 This book shows how to do usability assessments. 200 pages.
Web Application Design Patterns / Pawan Vora, Morgan Kaufmann, 2009 When you design a web app, you will find this book valuable. 400 pages.