Norman Doors!

They are everywhere. Everywhere I say, and they are messing with my head!

But what are Norman Doors?

Norman door (n.):
1. A door where the design tells you to do the opposite of what you’re actually supposed to do.
2. A door that gives the wrong signal and needs a sign to correct it.

This video beautifully explains not just Norman’s point on doors, but what designers should be focussing on most, a human centred approach to designing and redesigning the world so that people live better lives.



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