The mental model of timelines

000904e756e660e6bb30f8f8bd975beb?s=47 Wouter Walgraeve
February 24, 2012

The mental model of timelines

About the mental model of time and timelines and its impact on information architecture.

Presentation for the WIAD 2012 - World Information Architecture Day - Ghent

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Wouter Walgraeve

February 24, 2012
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    THE MENTAL MODEL OF TIMELINES #WIAD –WORLD IA DAY 2012

    #IA2012GENT – FEBRUARI 11, 2012 WOUTER WALGRAEVE - NASCOM
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    older items previous page more recent items next page more

    recent items older items when you click left when you click right
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    AND YET…. visit PLURK.com, see how it challenges your mental

    model of the horizontal timeline, use it for one week… and be convinced their interface makes perfectly sense.
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