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Designers Behind Facebook Timeline: 5 Lessons For Creating A UI With Soul

December 20, 2011

If you’ve seen Facebook pages with the timeline, remember that someone made the decision to use TIME as a way of depicting your presence on the FB site. Then, someone had to DESIGN the change.

“Nick Felton and Joey Flynn say that when creating a page to tell someone’s life story, you have to throw out the UI rulebook and study how people recount memories.”

Facebook Timeline article

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  1. atsuko permalink
    December 20, 2011 8:10 am

    a brilliant way of implementing your life memory in something like facebook…I love the concept and this inevitably merge a true self (what matters to us) in a way we remember. I always felt some weird gap between public profiles and these person I know as friends. This may narrow the gap?

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