10 UI Design Patterns You Should Be Paying Attention To - Smashing Magazine
Advertisement Design patterns were first described in the 1960s by Christopher Alexander, an architect who noticed that many things in our lives happen according to patterns. He adapted his observations to his work and published many findings on the topic. In short, design patterns are solutions to recurring problems. You may be interested in the following related posts: 1. To fully appreciate the problem of registration, we should consider an annoyance that has led to the opinion that sign-up forms must die6. When would you actually use lazy registration? When users are allowed to try out your website product or service before making a decision (which not every website permits, though).When it is important to familiarize users with your system before they sign up, which can be a crucial step in their process of deciding whether to register. 7 Amazon lets you browse and add products to your shopping cart before signing up. 8 Picnik is another good example of lazy registration. 2. 3. 4. 5.