Join Billy Hollis for an in-depth discussion in this video Design principles in the real world, part of UX Design for Developers.
- [Instructor] I can explain design…principles to you all day.…But you need to internalize them so that it's…automatic to use them when you are doing design.…One way to do that is to notice good and bad…design in the real world,…and try to understand the design principles…that are involved.…Here's an example.…Slot machines usually have great…user experienced design.…If they didn't,…people wouldn't feed them as much money.…This is the most successful slot machine…of the last 25 years.…Wheel of Fortune.…
Based on what you've learned so far,…what do you notice about the design…of this machine?…I'll point out a few things in a moment,…but if like, you can pause now,…and work on doing your own analysis.…Okay, let's list some of the…principles involved here.…The buttons they want you to push are larger,…are grouped together, and are on the right,…because most users are right-handed.…Other options that they don't want you…to push as much are on the left,…grouped together, but smaller.…
The two groups of buttons are…also different shapes.…
- What a well-designed app looks like
- Leveraging cognitive design principles
- Decluttering crowded screens
- Understanding your users' needs
- Recording and analyzing user observations
- Storyboarding your ideas
- Helpful techniques for the design process
- Dealing with conflict in design evaluation
Skill Level Beginner
UX Foundations: Interaction Designwith David Hogue3h 33m Intermediate
How this course will work1m 38s
1. Why UX Design Is Important
2. What Makes a Design Good or Bad?
3. Understanding Users and Their Needs
4. Ideation: Finding, Refining, and Culling Design Ideas
5. Helpful Concepts and Techniques for the Design Process
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