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The Design of Sites
Ever envied those programmers and their big fat reference books, from which they can get instant answers to all their problems. Envy no more. Douglas van Dyne, James Landay, and Jason Hongís book The Design of Sites is the reference guide for interaction designers and the like.

The book captures principles and best practices of web design and distils them into design patterns, saving you from reinventing the wheel every time you encounter a new design problem.

Iím very impressed by this book and Iím sure it will save me a lot of time looking for best solutions. This might turn out to be my number two favourite book about interaction design Ė right after "Don't Make Me Think".

Links:
The book at amazon.com
The book at amazon.co.uk
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Hernrik Olsen | October 29, 2002

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