Netflix nails it
“Netflix nails the customer experience. From site design, to emails, to packaging, to coding, the company is a champion at delivering a great experience.”
The casino experience
“From a design/experience perspective, casinos are fascinating places.”
Fear, shark attacks, and “Will it scale?”
“Allocate your fear properly. When it comes to building a web app, some things create more fear than they should.
Fireside Chat: Dan Cederholm, Jason Santa Maria, Ryan Sims, and Greg Storey
“The guests chat about what they’re working on, Korean design, Web 2.0 hype, and whether RSS is killing creativity.
Design Decisions: Backpack page blank slate
“So for the new version of Backpack we’re working on right now we wanted to rethink the blank slate. We wanted to get to the point faster. Make a better connection between what you can do, how you can do it, and where you can do it.
The power of rough edges
“If your goal is to speak with a unique voice (like at a personal blog), be more human (a small company trying to emphasize intimacy), show off a distinct style, or stand out from the crowd? Then some rough edges and discord can work wonders. Consider it a shabby chic approach to web design.
The difference between trying something and using something
“There’s a big difference between trying something and using something. Trying something is more common than using something. That’s why most products are optimized for trying.”
Dan Grossmanon 02 Jan 07
I thought the “Backpack page blank slate” was one of the more interesting posts this year. I always like to see how a page or application evolves and how other people think during that process.
JFon 02 Jan 07
We’ll be publishing more “Design Decisions” posts in 2007 for sure.
Chrison 02 Jan 07
A few years back you posted a link to a company you had experienced that rents projectors. What is the name of that company? I’ve been searching the archives and cannot find it. The reason I ask is a friend needs to rent a projector and I liked the story about how they ship it to you next day and all you do is ship it back.
JFon 02 Jan 07
Chrison 03 Jan 07
Michael Jameson 03 Jan 07
On the Fireside chat with Dan Cederholm, Jason Santa Maria, Ryan Simms, and Greg Storey, I am not able to access the 3rd part of that chat. When clicking the “Part Three” link at the bottom of parts 1 and 2, I get part 1 again and a SvN login screen respectively.
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