Archive for September, 2010

Usable Facts

Here are some simple, though often overlooked practices that users prefer for websites and software: Heading sizes: 16-24 points (1-1.5 em) most common Body font sizes: 12 points (.75 em) most common Best color for links: blue Search boxes: ideal size is 18-24 characters Graphs & charts: should be used as well as data values […]

Engaging

Everyone wants engagement, they want their users to be engaged, their clients, their co-workers, as well as they themselves. So what does it take to be engaged? Stimulation – appealing interfaces, environments and ideas. Trust – data wont be lost, being informed, being heard, faith in your mission and mutual respect among colleagues. Discovery – […]