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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Designing Microinteractions

    1. Microinteractions Are Not Features ... But Still Matter

    2. The Secret History of Microinteractions

    3. The Structure of Microinteractions

    4. Microinteractions as a Philosophy

    5. Summary

  2. Chapter 2 Triggers

    1. Manual Triggers

    2. System Triggers

    3. Summary

  3. Chapter 3 Rules

    1. Designing Rules

    2. Limited Options and Smart Defaults

    3. Microcopy

    4. Algorithms

    5. Summary

  4. Chapter 4 Feedback

    1. Feedback Illuminates the Rules

    2. Feedback as a Personality-Delivery Mechanism

    3. Feedback Methods

    4. Feedback Rules

    5. Summary

  5. Chapter 5 Loops and Modes

    1. Modes

    2. Loops

    3. Summary

  6. Chapter 6 Putting It All Together

    1. Example 1: Mobile App

    2. Example 2: Online Shared Playlist

    3. Example 3: Dishwasher Control Panel

    4. Prototyping and Documenting Microinteractions

    5. Orchestrating Microinteractions

    6. Think Small

  1. Appendix Testing Microinteractions

    1. What to Look for During Testing

    2. Using Quantitative Data

    3. A Process for Testing Microinteractions

  2. Colophon