Usability Tools Podcast with Jared Spool & Brian Christiansen

Jared Spool discusses tips and tools for improving your site's user experience with Christine Perfetti and Brian Christiansen. They share someone UIE's most important findings from our decades of research on web design and usability.

Episode #3 Department and Store Pages

August 27, 2007  ·  22 minutes

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In last week's podcast, we talked about Gallery Pages, which are pages with links to the site’s content pages. This week, Christine asked me about two other types of pages: Department pages and Store pages. These pages become crucial when an information-rich site has thousands (and sometimes millions) of pages.

Show Notes

In this podcast, we discuss:

» How Department and Store Pages help narrow down the content choices for users » How Department pages help users make confident choices between galleries » What sites successfully take advantage of Department Pages, including the Bureau of Labor Statistics » What common mistakes designers make when implementing Department and Store pages