Category Archives: User Interface Design

Population Databrowser

This entry is part 13 of 21 in the series Using R

At Mazama Science we produce web based tools for interrogating important datasets. We are proud to announce the release of a new Population databrowser that allows users to review international population trends. We have done our best to make this …   read more …

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WordPress as a ‘wrapper’ for User Interfaces

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Using WordPress

Building good web based user interfaces is hard work. It involves good programming, good design skills and an understanding of the target audience. Building good interfaces for scientific data analysis is even harder. Difficult concepts must be presented to users …   read more …

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Tooltips

User interface design is tricky business. When working with scientific data, UI designers often try to pack too much functionality into too little space, resulting in interfaces that are neither simple nor intuitive.  Users end up spending too much time …   read more …

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