By Sarah Horton on March 22, 2010 10:42 AM | No Comments
"Web users spend 80% of their time looking at information above the page fold. Although users do scroll, they allocate only 20% of their attention below the fold."
The latest usability data on scrolling, from Jakob Nielsen.
Peter Morville has released a free copy of the first chapter of his new book Search Patterns, due from O'Reilly in mid-February. Peter's seminars on search patterns are excellent, and I'm really looking forward to getting the new book.
Everything you need to know about how screwed up our current healthcare system is in the U.S., in one devastating graphic, from National Geographic.
A valuable parable and warning for many kinds of highly participatory enterprise projects like "Web 2.0" blogs and wikis, implementing a CMS, or really any kind of project that aims at changing the behaviors of large numbers of people. Even a project that the target audience loves may be doomed without adequate logistics and staff support.