DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 6

I see the American experience as being defined by the immigrant paradigm of rupture and renewal: rupture with the old world, the old ways, and renewal of the self in a bright but difficult New World. Ayad Akhtar User Interface Design – Fall 2019 Critical Analysis 6 How can the work done behind-the-scenes to ‘design’Continue reading “DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 6”

DDSN 360: Glossary 6

Business owners should think of designers as architects, not decorators. — Jeffrey Zeldman User Interface Design – Fall 2019 Glossary 6 Redundant Navigation: Navigation that is redundant in a website or app means that there are multiple ways of navigating to the same thing. This is a good quality to have in a user experience.Continue reading “DDSN 360: Glossary 6”

DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 5

Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it’s really how it works. Steve jobs User Interface Design – Fall 2019 Critical Analysis 5 How does User Experience Design differ from what we traditionally call Web Design? Why is each important? Looking BeyondContinue reading “DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 5”

DDSN 360: Glossary 5

‘West Wing’ was huge. Like ‘Hamilton,’ it pulls back the curtain on how decision-making happens at the highest level, or at least how you hope it would be. The amount of information Aaron Sorkin packs into a scene gave me this courage to trust the audience to keep up. — Lin-Manuel Miranda User Interface DesignContinue reading “DDSN 360: Glossary 5”

DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 4

You never get away from that thing in your hometown that it has over you. You don’t outgrow where you come from. Brian Fallon User Interface Design – Fall 2019 Critical Analysis 4 In what ways is design effective in improving the online and mobile experience? Smashing Magazine’s 10 Principles of Effective Web Design DieterContinue reading “DDSN 360: Critical Analysis 4”

DDSN 360: Glossary 4

Thankfully, dreams can change. If we’d all stuck with our first dream, the world would be overrun with cowboys and princesses. — Stephen Colbert User Interface Design – Fall 2019 Glossary 4 SEO: Search Engine Optimization – This is the act of making sure your website follows all rules, regulations and recommendations established by internetContinue reading “DDSN 360: Glossary 4”