[Theforum] Inviting other people

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Mon Nov 19 13:55:39 CST 2001

> 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, 

> 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?

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