Designing Social Interfaces

Ebook Details


Christian Crumlish , Erin Malone

Year 2009
Pages 518
Publisher Yahoo Press
Language en
ISBN 9780596154929
File Size 10.66 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 1,878

Ebook Description

From the creators of Yahoo!'s Design Pattern Library, Designing Social Interfaces provides you with more than 100 patterns, principles, and best practices, along with salient advice for many of the common challenges you'll face when starting a social website. Designing sites that foster user interaction and community-building is a valuable skill for web developers and designers today, but it's not that easy to understand the nuances of the social web. Now you have help. Christian Crumlish and Erin Malone share hard-won insights into what works, what doesn't, and why. You'll learn how to balance opposing factions and grow healthy online communities by co-creating them with your users.