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Usability for Rich Internet Applications

Donna Maurer have a nice article about Usability for Rich Internet Applications (via – Digital Web Magazine).

She list out the key features of typical RIA as;

  • The user interacts directly with page elements (inline editing, drag-and-drop, panning a map)
  • Part of a page is updated (instead of reloading)
  • More detailed information is available on the same page (instead of on a new page)
  • Feedback, confirmation and error messages are provided within the page

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