f-pattern

Eye Tracking 101: How Your Eyes Move on Websites [Infographic]

Design trends and best practices may change, but the way we instinctively scan a page has not. The “F-pattern” still dominates eye-tracking studies, and optimal design takes this into consideration. Our first infographic of the year is courtesy ...
arousel

Home Page Usability: 5 Simple Rules for Rotating Banners

Home page carousels (or rotating banners) are a web designer’s darling, and are often demonized by Web usability experts because they take up valuable home page real estate, can be distracting and even detracting from conversion goals (in the case of ...
toe-dip

3 Ways to Dip Your Toe In Responsive Design

As one of the pilot brands in the launch of the Pinterest API, Random House has launched a Pinterest-powered book discovery tool as a responsive microsite. You can see how it scales down at various breakpoints: As we’ve mentioned before, if ...
attention

What Part of A Web Page Gets the Most Attention? [Infographic]

Chartbeat unveiled findings this week on where Web users’ attention falls on publisher pages — it’s not the top of the page, but the space just above the fold that gets the most eyeball action. While this has direct application for advertising, ...
truth-about-responsive-design

10 Responsive Design Questions Answered

In last week’s webinar The Truth About Responsive Design
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