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Web design and usability guidelines

Department of Health and Human Services's National Institutes of Health in partnership with the National Cancer Institute has published the book Research-Based Web Design & Usability Guidelines. It provides guidelines for improving web design, navigation, and functionality. Each guideline is rated by "Strength of Evidence", based on findings from web design and usability studies.

The book is based on the guidelines, which has been available at usability.gov for some years. It can be downloaded for free in PDF format.

Links:

  • Downloadable version of the book Research-Based Web Design & Usability Guidelines Open link in new window
  • The web design and usability guidelines at usability.gov Open link in new window

Henrik Olsen - November 01, 2003 - via WebReference Update Newsletter

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