January 18, 2005

DESIGN: Navigational Blindness

This interesting article about navigational blindness from guuui.com argues that goal-oriented users tend to ignore standard global navigation tools, focusing on only the center of the page and the back button. The article suggests that users need prominent, integrated links that make use of the specific "trigger words" users are looking for.

(link via HeadsPace J)

Posted by Joanne Tzanis at January 18, 2005 04:27 PM