UX Mental Models

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February 20, 2014

UX Mental Models

One of the cardinal rules of thumb in UX design is to leverage existing mental models.

It's no coincidence we have "files" scattered across our "desktop", or we load web "pages". All these metaphors were leveraged in the early days of computing to help users understand brand new concepts using existing mental models. But what happens when you introduce a concept with no easy real world metaphors?

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Dave Wasmer

February 20, 2014
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