On Confirmation vs Undo (in Web Applications)

This is a well discussed topic and nothing groundbreaking here, yet today I was in a situation where the group was so accustomed to confirmation boxes they almost seemed to crave them. Let’s say you were deleting a record from a database. This is a really scary operation, so we should ask the user if … 

 

Readable Design Documents

Anyone ever read branding guidelines? If you pasted someone else’s logo on your website or referenced a product by name, you should probably have read their branding guidelines. Unfortunately, most branding guidelines comes in the form of multi-page PDFs that outline strict rules about where you can use their logo, how you can use their …