Archive for the 'First-Time Use' topic

UIE Article – Rethinking Mobile Tutorials: Which Patterns Really Work?

In this week’s article Theresa Neil talks about mobile tutorials. Here’s an excerpt from the article: Remember those “A–ha!” moments in science class when you came to understand a concept by testing it in a simple experiment? That’s what we’re talking about here. Of course, the teacher had explained the concept to you, but it was […]

Self Design And The Out-Of-Box Experience

For many projects, self design works great. By designing for our own use, we can optimize the user’s experience to be smooth and seamless. A while back, I wrote about the advantages of self design and the alternatives to self design. Of course, to be successful at self design, you have to use your design […]