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A proposal for a new design for Craigslist from a user-centered design approach

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  • 1. REDESIGNING CRAIGSLIST How much time do you spend on Craigslist to nd what you want? KyungMin Kim | www.kyungmink.comDaniel Jonggyu Lee | www.jonggyulee.com

2. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimOverviewIntroductionUser NeedsGoalsDesign IterationsMain FeaturesDemo 3. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimIntroduction What was your experience like the last timeyou browsed through ads on Craigslist? Have you ever felt you wasted a ton of time,just to keep track of ads you've seen, ads you like,and to remind yourself why you liked the ads? Here are our suggestions on how to make searchingon Craigslist more efcient and enjoyable. 4. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimUser NeedsDening Search Keywords .. but I do needhigh speed Internet. I don't have time. I need to makedecision quickly. I urgently need a house in NYC. East village would be nice, but I don't have to live there.I want to checknew ads for thissearch querytomorrow 5. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimUser NeedsBrowsing Search Results How close is this to what I want?Where was I? Did I miss anything on the list? East village, internet, clean apartment, femaleonly... what else was Ilooking for? 6. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimUser NeedsManaging CandidatesDid I search for"internet" or "wi-"yesterday? Where did that greatapartment I saw yesterday go?How am I supposed tokeep track of all of theapartments I like? 7. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimGoalsProvide simple but powerful ways to tailor your searchSuggest a more efcient workow to browse and manage search resultsProvide tools to manage selected ads and to help make decisions 8. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kimprioritizing criteriaDesign Iterations: Searchpowerful but simplecustomizingMUSTinclude "wireless internet" exclude "female only" OPTIONALinclude "no dogs" most important include "furnished" least important2005civic2004 white Search studentscleanexibleclean is oSearchoptional$100-700furnishedeast villagenot female onlySearch 9. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kimefcient browsingDesign Iterations: Contextual Menucontinuous searchingsetting importance likedislike321mandatory 0 optional -1add asmust includeundesirable add asnice to haveadd asexclude 10. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kimmanaging adsDesign Iterations: Taggingtaking notes automating favoritedon't show again good locationemail about gas billpower tag:call 123.456.7890 remind me on:09/28/09 alert: by emailAdd a new tag Recent Tags Power Tagsgood location remind 11. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kim Craigslist Redesigned 12. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimMain Features Review and manage your favorite adsPrioritize search keywords Mark and take notes on your favorite ads Quickly browseusing tags through articles using the preview pane Search keywords are highlighted and new keywords can be added from the content 13. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kim Demo: Craigslist Redesigned 14. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kim Hello, Craig! new york > manhattan (change) Browser ManagerMy Account Logout housingjobsservicesfor sale events apts / housing accounting+nance beauty adultappliances barter rooms / shared admin / ofce computer beauty antiques bikes sublets / temporaryarch / engineeringcreative computer barter boats housing wanted art / media / designeventcreative bikesbooks housing swap biotech / science nancial eventboatsbusiness vacation rentals business / mgmt legalnancial bookscomputer parking / storagecustomer servicelessonslegalbusiness freediscussion forums ofce / commercial education petlessonscomputer furniturefood / bev / hosp adult free general appliances appliances real estate for salepet antiques antiquesgeneral labor furniture jewelry barter barter for sale governmentcommunity generalmaterials bikesbikeshuman resources jewelryrvs boatsboats appliances barterinternet engineersactivities lost+found materials sporting booksbooks antiques bikes legal / paralegal artistsmusiciansrvstickets business business barter boats manufacturing childcarelocal news sporting tools computer computer bikesbooks marketing / pr / ad generalpolitics ticketswantedfree free boatsbusinessmedical / healthgroups ridesharetoolsbarterfurniturefurniturepets generalgeneral bookscomputernonprot sectorvolunteers wanted bikes jewelryjewelry business freereal estate events classes materialsmaterials computer furniture retail / wholesale rvsrvs free general sales / biz dev personal sporting sporting furniture jewelrysalon / spa / tness ticketstickets generalmaterials strictly platonictoolstoolssecurity jewelryrvs women seek women wanted wantedskilled trade / craft materials sporting women seeking mensoftware / qa / dba Craig is looking for an apartment to share with other roommates for a year. He opens the website, CraigslistRedesigned.com, and selects the rooms / shares category. 15. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimHello, Craig! new york > manhattan (change)BrowserManagerMy Account LogoutThe Quick Search boxis shown when starting Quick Searcha search. The Quick search for: east village, furnished catsonly search titles Search boxautomatically collapses dogshas imagerent:100 700 0+BR afterwards. $100-700 east village furnishedSearchPreview Full pageSep 28 - $1125 1 to people for private Bedroom Add a new tag Recent Tags Power Tags for NYC visits (Manhattan)$1125 1 to people for private Bedroom for NYC visits(Manhattan)Sep 28 - $950 Monthly Upper East FemalesDate: 2009-10-15, 10:36PM EDT Only -Reply to: hous-j5czz-1423530889@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?] Sep 28 - $900 1 bedroom in 3 bed apt (available $500 for a one-bedroom long-term rental in a two-bedroom, 1-bath apartment, not including starting Nov 15) - (Lower East Side) gas/electric utilities (these are split). The room boasts plenty of natural light and a huge closet for storage.Sep 28 - $1400 Room for rent - Duplex garden apt. - (Midtown West)It is located 2 blocks from the N train in Brooklyn - the 18th Avenue station. 25 min. direct to Manhattan, a bike ride to Coney Island and Prospect Park.Sep 28 - $1450 Huge bedroom in 2BR Apt inNear pizzerias, bakeries, laundromats, Starbucks, drug stores, the supermarket and fruit Theatre District - (Midtown West)stands... a mixed area.Sep 28 - $1000 Comfortable 1bdrm - (SoHo) Craig types in east village and furnished into the Quick Search popup box and sets the pricerange. The search criteria are automatically added to the main Search text box. Craig then hitsthe Search button and reviews the results. 16. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009 Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin Kim Hello, Craig! new york > manhattan (change) BrowserManagerMy Account Logout The preference for each search word can Quick Searchbe changed from the context menu. There$100-700 east villagefurnished Searchare 3 preferencechange to nice to have options to choose Preview Full pagechange to excludefrom: must include, nice to have andSep 28 - $500 1 Bdrm in 2br Apt Share (EastAdd a new tagRecent Tags Power Tags exclude. Village) $500 1 Bdrm in 2br Apt Share (East Village)Sep 28 - $700 room for rent - (East Village) Date: 2009-10-15, 10:36PM EDT Reply to: hous-j5czz-1423530889@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?] $500 for a one-bedroom long-term rental in a two-bedroom, 1-bath apartment, not includingSep 28 - $100 NEED A PLACE TO STAY IN NYC? gas/electric utilities (these are split). 1 Private bdrm - (East Village) The room boasts plenty of natural light and a huge closet for storage. Sep 28 - $700 Fully Furnished AVAILABLEIt is located 2 blocks from the N train in Brooklyn - the 18th Avenue station. ASAP 2BDS/$700 EACH (East Village) 25 min. direct to Manhattan, a bike ride to Coney Island and Prospect Park. Sep 28 - $450 Available roomshare - Female Near pizzerias, bakeries, laundromats, Starbucks, drug stores, the supermarket and fruit preferred (East Village)stands... a mixed area.Craig browses through a few ads, but can!t nd anything he likes. He updates his preference foreast village to "nice to have" in the search box. 17. Craigslist Redesign Project | Fall 2009Daniel Jonggyu Lee | KyungMin KimHello, Craig! new york > manhattan (change)BrowserManagerMy Account LogoutThe 3 searchpreference options, Quick Search "must include", "nice tohave" and "exclude"$100-700furnished east villageSearchare identied bydifferent colors Preview Full pagegreen, yellow and red.Sep 28 - $500 1 Bdrm in 2br Apt Share (EastAdd a new tag Recent Tags Power Tags Village)$500 1 Bdrm in 2br Apt Share (East Village)Sep 28 - $700 room for rent - (East Village)Date: 2009-10-15, 10:36PM EDTReply to: hous-j5czz-1423530889@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]$500 for a one-bedroom long-term rental in a two-bedroom, 1-bath apartment, not includingSep 28 - $685 SMALL FURNISHED ROOM -gas/electric utilities (these are split). (SoHo)The room boasts plenty of natural light and a huge closet for storage. Sep 28 - $100 NEED A PLACE TO STAY IN NYC?It is located 2 blocks from the N train in Brooklyn - the 18th Avenue station. 1 Private bdrm - (East Village)25 min. direct to Manhattan, a bike ride to Coney Island and Prospect Park. Sep 28 - $400 Share Studio - (Upper East Side)Near pizzerias, bakeries, laundromats, Starbucks, drug stores, the supermarket and fruitstands... a mixed area. Sep 28 - $700 Fully Furnished AVAILABLE ASAP 2BDS/$700 EACH (East Village)Sep