How do you design engaging applications that people love to use? This book demonstrates several ways to include valuable input from potential clients and customers throughout the process. With practical guidelines and insights from his own experience, author Travis Lowdermilk shows you how usability and user-centered design will dramatically change the way people interact with your application. Learn valuable strategies for conducting each stage of the design processafrom interviewing likely users and discovering your applicationas purpose to creating a rich user experience with sound design principles. User-Centered Design is invaluable no matter what platform you use or audience you target. Explore usability and how it relates to user-centered design Learn how to deal with users and their unique personalities Clarify your applicationas purpose, using a simple narrative to describe its use Plan your projectas development with a software development life cycle Be creative within the context of your user experience goals Use visibility, consistency, and other design principles to enhance user experience Collect valuable user feedback on your prototype with surveys, interviews, and usability studiesI wanted to show her how she could stream music and videos, download apps, or play the latest online multiplayer game. But then I ... aDo you like taking pictures more on your phone than on your camera?a aYeah. ... I love Facebook. It makesanbsp;...
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