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Jesse James Garrett


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Jesse James Garrett is a user experience designer as well as a co-founder of Adaptive Path, a user experience strategy and design firm, and of the Information Architecture Institute. His essays have appeared in New Architect, Boxes and Arrows, and Digital Web Magazine. Jesse attended the University of Florida.

Garrett authored The Elements of User Experience, a conceptual model of user-centered design first published as a diagram in 2000 and later as a book in 2002. Although originally intended for use in web design, the Elements model has since been adopted in other fields such as software development and industrial design. He also created the first standardized notation for interaction design, known as the Visual Vocabulary.

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Define whats missing to better

Define what's missing to better understand what's there.

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“Requirements must be falsifiable—that is, it must be possible to demonstrate when a requirement has not been met.”
Jesse James Garrett, The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web and Beyond

“Documentation is never an end in itself; it is only a means to an end. Creating documentation for its own sake is not merely a waste of time—it can be counterproductive and demoralizing.”
Jesse James Garrett, The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web and Beyond

“Presenting a style on your Web site that’s inconsistent with your style in other media doesn’t just affect the audience’s impression of that product; it affects their impression of your company as a whole. People respond positively to companies with clearly defined identities. Inconsistent visual styles undermine the clarity of your corporate image and leave the audience with the impression that this is a company that hasn’t quite figured out who it is.”
Jesse James Garrett, The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web and Beyond

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