Anyone who’s serious about designing interfaces should have this book on their shelf for reference. It’s the most comprehensive cross-platform examination of. Jenifer Tidwell. · Rating details · 1, ratings · 65 reviews. Designing a good interface isn’t easy. Users demand software that is well-behaved. Designing a good interface isn’t easy. Users demand software that is well- behaved, good-looking, and easy to use. Your clients or managers demand originality.
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A book can’t design an interface for you — no foolproof design process is given here — but Designing Interfaces does give you concrete ideas that you can mix and recombine as you see fit.
Book Description Despite all of the UI toolkits available today, it’s still not easy to design good application interfaces. Broken into categories like form design, editor design, etc. Well the Apple interface is great and sales would prove it.
Dec 03, Paz rated it it was amazing Shelves: Kundrecensioner Det finns 1 recension av Designing Interfaces 2nd Edition. Do yourself a favor and get the hard copy, not the e-book.
Jun 21, Jamie rated it really liked it Shelves: Additionally the social interfaces’ focus on creating social content vs. An excellent reference with thoughtful and in most cases very recent examples illustrating the patterns.
Design engaging and usable interfaces with more confidence and less designinh Learn design concepts that are often misunderstood, such as affordances, visual hierarchy, navigational distance, and the use of color Get recommendations for specific UI patterns, including alternatives and warnings on when not to use them Mix and recombine UI ideas as you see fit Polish the look and feel of your interfaces with graphic design principles and patterns About the Authors For more than a decade, Jenifer Tidwell has been designing and building user interfaces for a variety of industry verticals, often in the Java programming language.
Designing a good interface isn’t easy.
Designing Interfaces: Patterns for Effective Interaction Design
Making It Look Good: For more than iinterfaces decade, Jenifer Tidwell has been designing and building user interfaces for a variety of industry verticals, often in the Java programming language. I occassionly had a hard time flipping through looking for a particular pattern. See our FAQ or contact customer service: Will not recommend this book to someone looking for an introduction to this field.
May 13, Nina rated it really liked it.
It does a great job laying out the common patterns of software design and establishing a common nomenclature for referring to each one. Interfacws 07, Robert rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 20, Francesco rated it liked it.
It features real-live examples from desktop interfacws, web sites, web applications, mobile devices, and everything in between. Every chapter begins with a very good theoretical ideas on general design principles which help you defend your design decisions and in general increases your knowledge.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Don’t Make Me Think, Revisited: Trivia About Designing Interfa Aug 06, Summa Smiff rated it liked it. Covering areas like individual, concrete patterns like tabbed containers, referred to as “card stack” to general, abstract notions like “diagonal balance”.
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She carefully organizes and enumerates a wide variety of effective user interface options for both ddesigning screen ie: Experienced designers can use it as a sourcebook of ideas. Designing Interfaces Jenifer Tidwell Limited preview – Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.
Novice designers will find a roadmap to the world of interface and interaction design, with enough guidance to start using these patterns immediately. To ask other readers questions about Designing Interfacesplease sign up. Each chapter’s introduction describes key design concepts that are often misunderstood, such as affordances, visual hierarchy, navigational distance, and the use of color.
These give you a deeper understanding of why the patterns work, and how to apply them with more insight.
Really well-organized, with easy-to-understand explanations and tons of examples. Using Social Media; 9.
Designing Interfaces: Patterns for Effective Interaction Design by Jenifer Tidwell
You’ll get recommendations, design alternatives, and warningson when not to use them. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Users demand software that is well-behaved, good-looking, and easy to use. Gustav Lindqvist29 april But at over pages, I get that some things were simply out of scope. The domain deslgning the book is very well defined by its title.