Thursday, July 13, 2006

Outsourcing choice

Keeping the user choices to a minimum...

"The 37signals office used to be located next to Leona’s, an Italian restaurant. Every time we’d go there, we’d crack up over the length of the menu (PDF). It’s huuuuge: seven pages and over 2,500 words. The beast should come with an executive summary. Here’s just one sample spread:

On the other hand, here’s the menu at The Hummus Place in NYC. Three options and that’s it. Sure, you don’t get a vast array of wraps, sides, and pastas. But you don’t have to spend a century reading the thing either."   continued ...   (Via 37Signals)



Like the menus described, limiting choice can make for a better experience. - User Interface Design, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Ergonomics

Like the menus described, limiting choice can make for a better experience

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