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Information Architecture Interaction Design

(Touch) interface mantras

It’s not how many clicks it takes; it’s how many clicks it feels [and] “Looks Cool!” Should Never Interfere With “Works Well!”

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Interaction Design UX

Pretty websites still have to function well

Gerry McGovern on the interplay between aesthetics and function

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User Research

Success via Failure

ZURB on why prototyping is a way to discover errors in your thinking

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Content Strategy

Tufte on the primacy of content

Content must always be actively designed and governed to meet user needs

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Content Strategy

Customer vs. Content

A reminder to design for the jobs to be done.