UX Toolkit. What?
jess at jessmitchell.com
Thu Jan 29 20:24:16 UTC 2009
What about a Design Handbook that contains guidelines and resources
and how tos, etc.? Is the former a name and the latter an explanation
of the contents?
And does the former capture enough of what you'd expect to see inside
in a pithy and catchy name?
Let's let this soak for a day and see what other suggestions we get...
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On Jan 29, 2009, at 3:04 PM, Eli Cochran wrote:
> +1 for Design Guidelines and Resources
> Being less ambiguous is better since this is clearly one of those
> areas where we're touching on some terminology which is used by
> different people in different ways.
> - Eli
> On Jan 29, 2009, at 11:38 AM, Daphne Ogle wrote:
>> I agree that "Design" is better than designer's since it leaves it
>> more open.
>> I have one more to add to the list: Design Toolbox
>> Although as I write it I'm not sure it encompasses the best
>> practices & guidelines aspect?
>> I'm leaning toward: Design guidelines and resources
>> On Jan 29, 2009, at 11:00 AM, Anastasia Cheetham wrote:
>>> I always wondered about the use of the word "toolkit" in this
>>> case, since what we're talking about seems (to me, at least) to
>>> actually include more than just tools. There is also a lot of
>>> education, guidelines, best practices, etc., in addition to the
>>> actual tools. For this reason, I like "handbook" - I think it
>>> covers the broader ground that we cover.
>>> Regarding "design" versus "designer's," I thought one of the goals
>>> of the <thing> was to provide design help to a wider audience than
>>> just designers, i.e. to also be useful for developers, etc. For
>>> this reason, I think I prefer "design" to "designer's."
>>> +1 for "Design Handbook"
>>> Anastasia Cheetham a.cheetham at utoronto.ca
>>> Software Designer, Fluid Project http://fluidproject.org
>>> Adaptive Technology Resource Centre / University of Toronto
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>> Daphne Ogle
>> Senior Interaction Designer
>> University of California, Berkeley
>> Educational Technology Services
>> daphne at media.berkeley.edu
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> Eli Cochran
> user interaction developer
> ETS, UC Berkeley
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