The HCI – Human Computer Interactions, User Interaction, and the User Experience.
Interaction is the Key
How we interact with Website, Applications, Mobile app? Our first interaction is the “Visual – Interaction”.
Our brain analyses visual signals first, we try to understand what is there on screen. We easily recognize few elements which are familiar. And with our past experience we start assuming or expect similar kind of interactions from those elements. Sometimes we get what we want, sometimes not. If system lacks in expected interactions or response, then we get confused and we may hesitate to use that system.
A Different shape, forms the Symbols and
Shapes, Symbols form the Patterns.
We recognize these patterns very easily; we identify some symbols quickly without any label on it. We are trained for that, our brain understands the meaning of these symbols and quickly we relate these symbols to some meaningful actions. Our brain is trained to identify some shapes from our childhood.
Originally Published on LinkedIn Pulse