The most comprehensive collection of Design Principles on the Internet.

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Dan Brown

Dan Brown

Designer and author

Dan is founder and principal at Eightshapes.

Since 1994, Dan’s focused on digital product discovery and definition, user research, information architecture, content strategy and interaction design for content-heavy sites, complex web applications, and digital products. He’s worked on teams large and small to perfect collaboration and productivity. In 2006, Dan co-founded EightShapes with Nathan Curtis to serve clients in healthcare, education, not-for-profit and high-tech.



Eight Principles of Information Architecture

8 principles

Dan Brown