Five User Experience Lessons from Johnny Depp

Steve Tengler, User Experience Director at Altia, Inc writes an intriguing article for UX Magazine titled Five User Experience Lessons from Johnny Depp. Each lesson is based on one of Depp’s films as it pertains to the realm of information design and user experience. And if you don’t find enough here to satisfy your UX needs, check out the author’s earlier article: Five User Experience Lessons from Tom Cruise. Here are the five lessons discussed:

  • Lesson #1: It’s Not About the Ship You Rode In On
  • Lesson #2: Good UXers Plan Ahead to Assimilate External Content
  • Lesson #3: Flexibility on Size Helps Win the Battle
  • Lesson #4: Design for What Your Customer Wants … Not for What You Want
  • Lesson #5: Tremendous Flexibility Can Lead to User Satisfaction