Archive for the ‘Usability’ Category

Help kill Internet Explorer 6

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

IE6 is like an illness that just won’t go away, but we have the medicine.
IE6 Update looks like IE’s Information Bar, but instead of offering your visitors an ActiveX plugin, it offers a browser update.

For more info :
http://ie6update.com/

7 Interface Design Techniques to Simplify and De-clutter Your Interfaces

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009


What is simplicity? Simplicity is the quality of being natural, plain and easy to understand. It is not surprising then that simplicity is often thrived for in user interface design. Most people naturally dislike complexity in devices and software. Yes, some people find joy in figuring out how something works, but for most of us, being unable to operate a device leads to wasted time and frustration, and that’s not a good thing.

If you can take a complex device or a piece of software and somehow rearrange, reorganize and redesign the interface to make it easy to use and understand, then you’re well on the way to delivering a better user experience.

In this article I’m going to talk about 7 practical techniques that you can utilize in web design to make your websites or web applications simpler and less cluttered. (more…)