Test Information Space

Journal of Tech, Testing and Trends

Convenience Tour

Posted by cadsmith on January 16, 2009

Prioritizing Web Usability by Nielsen and Langer, 2006, looks at new types of content and designs that have led to current web use patterns. It emphasizes the necessity of actual user testing to grade the severity of task failures on scales of frequency, impact and persistence. Search can usually be optimized. Style recommendations are given for writing, typography, pictures, multimedia, scrolling and navigation, tending toward simplicity and function rather than form.

Posterous is a social bookmarking site that accepts posts by email. It can show page contents or links from a feed reader, browser or emailer.

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