Web Design & Usability Labs

Website design has matured at a steady rate with much of it just assumed to be “good design”. As more and more websites start to look the same – due to responsive layout and frameworks the question that needs to be answered is, does it work? Website usability & design have established norms in button placement and layout, this lab looks to examine these norms. Also looking at web design trends, standards and examining the accessibility towards populations that may have difficulty browsing through traditional means.

Goal:  Examine web design and usability trends through cross cultural lens and see what trends work best for which culture. (continuation of the Google study, analysis of features of a website) 

Current Research Topics: 

The effective Web, summary of current Web Design & Usability

Examine established trends in web design & usability and their actual effectiveness.