Index

A

Agile/XP methods 341–342, 354–355
alignment 
of alignments 226–228
of forms 223–224
ambiguity 38
Ambler, Scott 354
animation 
for display inertia 281
maximum interframe interval 305
using as prompts 207
applications 
complex, development of 359–360
defined 373
Asynchronous Javascript and XML (AJAX) 47
authentication 264–267
passwords 264–265
security questions 265–266
terminology 190
availability of products or services 264

B

back end 373
Bickford, Peter 45, 304, 368
breadcrumbs 128–131
brevity, versus clarity 171–173
Brooks, Fred 343
busy indicators 298, 311–312
buttons 
Cancel 288–291
changing between tabbed panels 288
dialog boxes 288–290
excuses 290–291
wizard side effects  ...

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