Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Navigation

    1. Primary Navigation Patterns, Persistent

    2. Primary Navigation Patterns, Transient

    3. Secondary Navigation Patterns

  2. Chapter 2 Forms

    1. Sign In

    2. Registration

    3. Registration with Personalization

    4. Multi-Step

    5. Checkout

    6. Calculator Forms

    7. Search Forms

    8. Long Forms

  3. Chapter 3 Tables

    1. Basic Table

    2. Headerless Table

    3. Fixed Column

    4. Overview plus Data

    5. Grouped Rows

    6. Table with Visual Indicators

    7. Editable Table

  4. Chapter 4 Search, Sort, and Filter

    1. Search Patterns

    2. Sort Patterns

    3. Filter Patterns

  5. Chapter 5 Tools

    1. Toolbar

    2. Toolbox

    3. Call to Action Button

    4. Inline Actions

    5. Multi-State Button

    6. Contextual Tools

    7. Bulk Actions

    8. Lock Screen Controls

  6. Chapter 6 Charts

    1. Chart with Filters

    2. Interactive Timeline

    3. Data Point Details

    4. Drill Down

    5. Overview plus Data

    6. Interactive Preview

    7. Dashboard

    8. Zoom

    9. Sparklines

    10. Integrated Legend

    11. Thresholds

    12. Pivot Table

    13. Pulling It All Together

  7. Chapter 7 Tutorials and Invitations

    1. Tutorial Rules

    2. Rule #1: Use Less Text

    3. Rule #2: No Frontloading

    4. Rule #3: Make It Rewarding

    5. Rule #4: Reinforce Learning Through Use

    6. Rule #5: Listen to Your Users

    7. Invitation Patterns

    8. Chapter Extra: Invitations—Rolling Out the Welcome Mat

  8. Chapter 8 Social Patterns

    1. Social Registration

    2. Connecting

    3. Following

    4. Profiles

    5. Groups

    6. Gamification

  9. Chapter 9 Feedback and Affordance

    1. Feedback Patterns

    2. Affordance

  10. Chapter 10 Help

    1. How-Tos

    2. User Guide/Help System

    3. FAQs

    4. Feature Tours

    5. Tutorials

    6. Contextual Help

    7. Capture Feedback

  11. Chapter 11 Anti-Patterns

    1. Novel Notions

    2. Needless Complexity

    3. Metaphor Mismatch

    4. Idiot Boxes

    5. Chart Junk

    6. Oceans of Buttons

    7. Square Peg, Round Hole

    8. Chapter Extra: Let Them Pee—Avoiding the Sign-Up/Sign-In Mobile Anti-Pattern

  1. Appendix Additional Resources