jmak jozmak at gmail.com
Tue Jul 3 17:59:49 UTC 2007

On 7/3/07, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 03/07/07, jmak <jozmak at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > From the usability point of view icons are more efficient sing-posts
> > than labels. Once you have familiarized yourself with the icon it
> > takes only a fraction of a time to act upon it as opposed to the text
> > message that you have to read each time. In this case, it doesnt make
> > much of a difference but using icons are always good idea because they
> > reinforce the message.
> Well, in that case, colours are even more effective (think Chromatabs Fx
> extension). But that'd look even more out of place.

Colors are also effective but psychologically more complex signs.
Dissonant color schemes are disturbing.


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