Internet-based research for the desktop and beyond: Building a foundation of excellence for information design on the web

S. Rush, S. Halko, B. Masker, E. Cuddihy, J. Halko, K. Mobrand, J. Spyridakis
2009 2009 IEEE International Professional Communication Conference  
The internet has become a primary vehicle for delivering information, but the online platforms used to access that information are constantly shifting. Web users are more sophisticated in the ways they access information online, but it is unclear whether design best practices have kept pace. The need to develop a set of effective best practices for web design, based on empirical research, becomes even more critical as people migrate from desktops to mobile browsing. We strongly support the use
more » ... f internet-based research to ensure the ecological soundness of information design best practices.
doi:10.1109/ipcc.2009.5208683 fatcat:j5lbsudvobe7nkawragca3yqby