Top Ten Web Design Mistakes of 2005

by mcastellon on October 3, 2005

Usability guru Jakob Nielsen outlines the top 10 web design mistakes of 2005, and offers some helpful tips:

… users don’t care about technology and don’t especially want new features. They just want quality improvements in the basics:

  • text they can read;
  • content that answers their questions;
  • navigation and search that help them find what they want;
  • short and simple forms (streamlined registration, checkout, and other workflow); and
  • no bugs, typos, or corrupted data; no linkrot; no outdated content.

Read on.

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