Engineers and designers simultaneously know too much and too little. They know too much about the technology and too little about how other people live their live and do their activities.
Donald A. Norman
An American researcher, professor, and author (The Design of Everyday Things). As Apple’s User Experience Architect (90's), he became the first person to have UX in his job title.
That a user should not be kept waiting unnecessarily is an obvious and humane design principle. It is also humane not to hurry a user; the more general principle is: Users should set the pace of an interaction.
An American human–computer interface expert best known for conceiving and starting the Macintosh project at Apple in the late 1970s.
Infinite scrolling should never be employed for interfaces in which users need to get to the end of the list quickly, or need to return to a particular list item after navigating elsewhere.
An American software designer and programmer. Widely recognized as the “Father of Visual Basic".
Tips & Advice
Designing, building, and maintaining a great web site isn’t easy. It’s like golf: a handful of ways to get the ball in the hole, a million ways not to. Anyone who gets it even half right has my admiration.
A usability consultant (Apple, Netscape, AOL, Lexus) and a highly sought-after speaker on usability design.