Apr 10 2012
After her notable “Designing Web Interfaces”, Theresa Neil come up with the UI pattern gallery for Mobile applications. In this book, she lists out excellent set of UI design patterns under nine different categories like Navigation, Forms, Tables & Lists, etc.
This book has 10 chapters with one Appendix. The first nine chapters presents you the industry standard UI patterns for Mobile applications. She has referred excellent set iOS and Android applications UI for every patterns. The final chapter explains you some anti-patterns.
The first chapter “Navigation” started with mind catchy thought about why we should to look into mobile applications reviews with rating 1 and 2 stars, instead of 4 and 5 stars. From where, you can get the real pulse of the end-users.
- for mobile, “confirmation email field” is not required
- avoid horizontal label
- Avoid overwhelming the user with options