How to build a site for users

Its never a bad time to take a closer look at user interface and how to build a site for users.  Here are 10 things to look at over at web design ledger for you to review.

When building a new website or re-designing an existing one, web designers are faced with all kinds of significant challenges, including keeping the client happy, creating a site that gets results, and catering to users at the same time. During the design and development process it’s easy to get distracted and overlook the significance of usability. Since we’re the ones creating the site, we know it much better than any visitor will, and sometimes it’s easy to forget about the impact on users.

If these work out for you – drop us a note and let us know.

Sketchboards for UI

I ran across this article on called “Using Sketchboards to design great User Interfaces quickly” – it really gives some great examples of sketching out sites.

The “different” part for me was the idea of putting all the sketches on the wall together to show the interaction of the pages.  It was a hello moment for me.

5 Universal Principles For Successful eCommerce-Sites | How-To | Smashing Magazine

5 Universal Principles For Successful eCommerce-Sites | How-To | Smashing Magazine.

Some very good ideas on getting the most from your e-comm site.  Not all easy fixes – but solid.