A User-Centered Design Approach helps readers understand the importance of designing Web sites focused on the needs of the user. In it, Professor Lazar helps users in a step-by-step way through the process of designing user-centered Web-based resources starting with the determination of the mission and target population, to requirements gathering, page design, usability testing, through management of the site. These ideas are made concrete through examination of the real Web sites via case studies explaining how user-centered design concepts were applied to web development in real-world situations.
Covers the principles behind Web Usability and interface design. Provides content needed to learn and build useable websites.
This book is appropriate for anyone interested in designing web sites based off the needs of the user.