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Musings from Mike Atkinson on Internet strategy, usability, and more...

User experience posts

March 2010
Impatience vs. Boredom
December 2009
Stripping down web pages
April 2009
How to increase online donations
January 2008
Reframing stats analysis
December 2007
Below the fold is not too far down
Interface popularity contest
Nobody reads web pages
November 2007
We do like new toys!
September 2007
Gold Rule Redux
Insightful interviews
Dealing with form spam
December 2006
Improving event websites
Help, we're stuck
November 2006
Award winning! (yeah...right)
Usability Checklist
October 2006
Netflix nails it
Email autoreplies - good, bad, ugly
September 2006
Maximizing your website
About Us rox!
August 2006
All hail Krug!
Nav 101
April 2006
Free usability guide
March 2006
Back to basics
Another voice for simplicity
February 2006
Usability for older users
Controlling your own experience
December 2005
Nice affirmation
8 Types of Navigation Pages
Potpourri time
November 2005
Simple.
Learning UX from TV?
Oh, thank Heaven...
October 2005
Top 10 Mistakes
September 2005
Standards: Where & why?
August 2005
Well said...
Should engineers design software?
On being clearer and shorter
July 2005
Amazonian evolution
A good experience
Can't distill it better than this...
Smorgasbord
Exceptional customer service
June 2005
A succinct user manifesto
Search behavior may be bigger than you think
The 5-second user test
The Customer Experience
May 2005
Additional evidence for simplicity
More harsh realities in cyberspace
April 2005
Is your org gettin' it?
Cookie deletion study exaggerated
March 2005
Emotional entrances
Veen Rant
Stoooopid?
No deception!
Designing for the exception
January 2005
Expedia gets it
Bridge deaths
The Vomit Approach