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Jared Spool on how to design home pages

In the first episode of the weekly UIE Usability Tools Podcast, Christine Perfetti interviews Jared Spool about his thinking on home page design.

In the podcast, they discuss:
- Why a site's home page is actually the least important page on your site
- How the most successful designs focus on understanding users' main goals and tasks
- How "link-rich" home pages can help your users find their content
- How the most successful home page designs focus on driving users to the most important content pages
- Why users spend little time on the best home pages

Links:

  • Usability Tools Podcast: Home Page Design Open link in new window

Henrik Olsen - August 06, 2007

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