Interface Design Tenets draft v6
Practical advice for the craftsman (vs the idealist).
Check out www.designaxioms.com for the card deck.
Interface Design Tenets for Beautiful Design (ordered by priority):
Prototype like crazy
Let data scream
Repeat customers ROCK
Bitch! Loud and often
Type less + less type
Deja vu all over again
Eat your own dog food
Date your users
~60% complete. Probably another several iterations before it's ready for a techtalk (Fri Mar 28); +2-3 versions for the interface training session (mid-Apr), another half dozen iterations and then maybe it will be primetime: wiki+book ready.
1st five tenets, 25MB PDF:
... or go to www.designaxioms.com