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THE NEW COMPUTING

The old computing is about what computers can do;
The new computing is about what people can do.

 

Good Design 

These are web pages that contain guidelines and principles of good interface design and examples of good and bad websites.  

Cool Homepages, Best Web Designs
www.coolhomepages.com

Creating Killer Websites Online - companion site to David Siegel's book
www.killersites.com

Dzine - An online guide to good design
A digital magazine about designing for the World Wide Web, by students in the Information Design and Technology program at Georgia Tech University
www.lcc.gatech.edu/gallery/dzine/

Principles of good GUI design
www.iie.org.mx/Monitor/v01n03/ar_ihc2.htm

Ten good deeds in web design
Jakob Nielsen's article about design elements that increase the usability of web sites and about mistakes in web design and management

www.useit.com/alertbox/991003.htm

Tips, Tricks, How to, and Beyond - Web Design Resource
Web site containing answers to web design problems, and a discussion board on these topics.
www.tips-tricks.com

UIWEB.COM - Web and interaction design
Essays on web design interaction usability, experience and  architecture - site maintained by Scott Berkun, Design & Usability Training Manager at Microsoft Corporation
www.uiweb.com/

Universal Usability in Practice
A web site containing principles and strategies for practitioners designing universally usable sites
http://www.otal.umd.edu/uupractice/refs.htm

Web Pages that Suck
www.webpagesthatsuck.com

Web Site Development Information, Good Site Design Practices
www.goodpractices.com

Webitects--Technologies that enable good design
www.webitects.com/working/

Webmonkey: the Web Developer's Resource
www.hotwired.lycos.com/webmonkey/

What is good design?
Marry Morris's article in "Columns and Commentary" for Sun Microsystems

www.sun.com/950801/columns/MaryMorris.col9508.html

What Makes a Great Web Site? - WebReference.com
www.webreference.com/greatsite.html

XMLPatterns.com - Good XML Structural Design
Web site about designing good XML structure with patterns
www.xmlpatterns.com/intro4.shtml

Yale Style Manual
Companion web site to Patrick J. Lynch and Sarah Horton' s book "Web Style Guide : Basic Design Principles for Creating Web Sites"
www.info.med.yale.edu/caim/manual/contents.html

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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