User Interface Design

Ben Schneiderman

  • Author of Designing the User Interface ...
  • Eight Golden Rules


  1. Strive for consistency
  2. Seek universal usability
  3. Offer informative feedback
  4. Design dialogs to yield closure
  5. Prevent errors
  6. Permit easy reversal of actions
  7. Keep users in control
  8. Reduce short-term memory load