UX Designer’s Quick Reference

A few years back, I found the University Minnesota Deluth Web Design References below. The reference is well organized and provides quick access to best practice when it comes to usability. For more helpful references visit http://www.d.umn.edu/itss/support/Training/Online/webdesign/sitemap.html.

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Benefits and ROI. (Why Usability?)

Children

Chunking

Consistency

Content

Definitions

Efficiency

Error Tolerance

Fitts Law

Flash Usability (see Flash page)

Forms Usability

Frames Usability

Guidelines & Principles (see Standards)

Homepages

Intuitive

Learnability

Line Length

Link Color (see Navigation)

Link Text (see Navigation)

Link Rot

Liquid/Elastic/Fluid/Fixed Design

Memorability

Open Source Usability

PDF

Pop-Ups (Opening New Windows)

Redesign

Scanning/Reading Online

Scent

Scrolling

Security

Senior Citizens

Simplicity

Speed

Splash Pages

Subjective Satisfaction

Teenagers

White Space, Clutter, and Density

Writing

Articles & Related Links