Tuesday, July 13, 2004

Good labels make life better.

Interesting from a usability point of view - and worth thinking about when you're implimenting rich media searches?

This 404 page from the US NPR website has a lovely contextual search - not only allowing you to enter keywords, but search by date and by programme. The thing that seems really usable is the way they've entered text in the search boxes that explains the functions of each in very natural language.

1 comment:

andyed said...

Indeed, it is very nice. I complemented the design back in:
http://uzilla.net/uzilla/blog/2003/10/06/index.cfm