A design method for an intuitive web site

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The paper describes a methodology for designing a web site for human factor engineers that is applicable for designing a web site for a group of people. Many web pages on the World Wide Web are not organized in a format that allows a user to efficiently find information. Often the information and hypertext links on web pages are not organized into intuitive groups. Intuition implies that a person is able to use their knowledge of a paradigm to solve a problem. Intuitive groups are categories that allow web page users to find information by using their intuition or mental ... continued below

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Quinniey, M.L.; Diegert, K.V.; Baca, B.G.; Forsythe, J.C. & Grose, E. November 3, 1999.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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The paper describes a methodology for designing a web site for human factor engineers that is applicable for designing a web site for a group of people. Many web pages on the World Wide Web are not organized in a format that allows a user to efficiently find information. Often the information and hypertext links on web pages are not organized into intuitive groups. Intuition implies that a person is able to use their knowledge of a paradigm to solve a problem. Intuitive groups are categories that allow web page users to find information by using their intuition or mental models of categories. In order to improve the human factors engineers efficiency for finding information on the World Wide Web, research was performed to develop a web site that serves as a tool for finding information effectively. The paper describes a methodology for designing a web site for a group of people who perform similar task in an organization.

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OSTI as DE00750041

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  • NM AMP/WERC Student Research Conference, Las Cruces, NM (US), 09/24/1999--09/25/1999

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  • Report No.: SAND--99-2946C
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 750041
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc710876

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Quinniey, M.L.; Diegert, K.V.; Baca, B.G.; Forsythe, J.C. & Grose, E. A design method for an intuitive web site, article, November 3, 1999; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc710876/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.