edu.com (circa 1998)
My involvement in this project was
performing the role of a useability expert.
My role was to evaluate the existing
UI and user experience and to make recommendations on how
to improve upon them. The entire design, architecture and
functionality were done by another firm, but the client wanted
I had defined one of the problem
areas and re-worked the existing UI and design with slight
modifications to improve the useability of the site.
Ultimately, the client agreed with my
assesment and recommendations but the actual modifications
were to be done by the client in-house.
The screenshots to the right are
a hypothetical click-through from the home page to a product
It is difficult to discern by the
screenshots what was original and what I had done to modify
the experience. These screenshots represent my recommendations
to the client, not what was actually implemented by edu.com.
Since this project's completion in late
1999, the site has undergone many changes and does not reflect
in any way the work that I had done.