As a web designer, i am always trying to find resources related to information design, usability issues, navigation techniques that will help me make things better on my next project. Don’t get me wrong, i am always trying to learn from my own mistakes but there’s always someone out there with a great article that is going to help me improve myself. Lately, i’ve been searching for some good new books about stuff like that but before buying some, i searched around the web for some articles. And some great ones are out there. Here’s a list of 9 articles recently found.
Communicate Quick: First Impressions Through Visual Web Design
Information Architecture Tutorial Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5
5 Sickening Habits of Mainstream Websites
7 Usability Mistakes Usability Experts Commit
Is your website ready for the 5-seconds-attention-span challenge?
Who’s Your Audience, Kenneth: The Value Of Personas
Common Visual Design Misconceptions
Designing with data
If you know of any other interesting articles on issues like these, just share with us! Happy reading.