> From: Madhu Menon <webguru at vsnl.net> > > At 12:37 AM 11/20/2001, Marlene Bruce opined: > >I've been thinking about our current interface. It's become somewhat > >junky looking (I mean no offense to Isaac, et. al., this has happened > >as we've added stuff after the original design). i've been thinking about that, too... plus i think we've all learned a bit more since then about how people use the site, how we use it, etc... > This is usually an unfortunate consequence of retrofitting a design > with features not originally planned at design time. The designer > isn't to blame, and neither is anyone else. You can't predict [...] that retrofitting is the key... so, we know what the original design was supposed to include, how far beyond that have we gone? how much further to go? > >I believe we should take a fresh look at how the information is > >organized within the interface, and how to improve the experience for > >our users. > > Sounds interesting. What did you have in mind? Let's hear your ideas. do i hear three-column layout?