Across the world, designers of everything from cell phones to Web sites are celebrating World Usability Day
today. Founded in 2005 as an initiative of the Usability Professionals' Association, World Usability Day is an annual event highlighting the importance of good design and ease-of-use in everyday products and services, including government Web sites.
Today is the day to commit to making your site or application more usable over the coming year—you can start by setting up a free usability consult with Wendy Littman (firstname.lastname@example.org
or 301-525-7521), or read on for other simple ideas. [More]