Creating With Future Use Cases In Mind

We design and create interfaces with the user in mind. How does the user complete the task of composing an email? How does the user save a webpage to her bookmarks? In particularly complex systems, sometimes the solution involves examining more than just how a user can complete a single task, but how the system as a whole supports (or doesn’t support) certain actions. In this way, you’re creating a user interface that allows the user to complete their task in potentially myriad ways, not only what you intended....

June 4, 2012 · 4 min