Why usability is important to you

Written by John S. Britsios

Usability isrepparttar measure ofrepparttar 139782 quality of a user's experience when interacting with a product or system - whether a web site, software application, mobile technology, or any user-operated device.

According to Usability Expert Jakob Nielsen: "Onrepparttar 139783 Web, usability is a necessary condition for survival. If a web site is difficult to use, people leave. Ifrepparttar 139784 homepage fails to clearly state what a company offers and what users can do onrepparttar 139785 site, people leave. If users get lost on a web site, they leave. If a web site's information is hard to read or doesn't answer users' key questions, they leave. Note a pattern here? There's no such thing as a user reading a web site manual or otherwise spending much time trying to figure out an interface. There are plenty of other web sites available; leaving isrepparttar 139786 first line of defense when users encounter a difficulty." More: http://www.useit.com/alertbox/20030825.html

What is usability

Is your web site usable? There are several definitions for usability, but basicallyrepparttar 139787 following 4 characteristics can be considered usable:

* Quick and easy to learn; * Efficient to use; * Allows rapid recovery from errors; * Easy to remember;

Does your product or web site haverepparttar 139788 above characteristics? Usability increases benefits for both parties:repparttar 139789 User (potential customers) andrepparttar 139790 Provider (yourself).

Users benefits from usability * Users are satisfied, not frustrated, withrepparttar 139791 product or web site; * They enjoy interacting withrepparttar 139792 web site or product; * They achieve their goals effectively and efficiently; * They cultivate confidence and trust inrepparttar 139793 product or web site.

Choosing the appropriate logo for your business

Written by kay zetkin

If you have your own Business Company or establishment especially if you are just starting, you should understand that in order for your company to branits way, you should appear visibly to your clients. Of course allrepparttar companies involved inrepparttar 139687 business industries aim for their name to reachrepparttar 139688 top and maintain a quality name.

The use of logos has been very helpful in bringing outrepparttar 139689 name of a business establishment whether small or big. It is a way of how your business will maintain its transparency inrepparttar 139690 growing competition. Having a specific logo will definitely broaden your identity and help you to stand out amongrepparttar 139691 rest ofrepparttar 139692 companies. It will also keep up your name and standard and keep a quality that people and customers will always remember. It will also give effect in keeping up your reputation as well. It will keep you identified and originally different fromrepparttar 139693 others. That is how appeal in your logo plays its part.

Time is also another characteristic in choosingrepparttar 139694 right logo. It should be timely and contain a sense of promptness. It simply requires updating your logos once in a while because there are sudden changes inrepparttar 139695 trend of our environment. The use of logos with a decade ago as your basis is not considerable and timely. People are very particular with what is inrepparttar 139696 modern images and graphic designs. Not updating your logos may affect your company’s image because ofrepparttar 139697 people’s unfavorable responses

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