I regularly read Jakob Neilsen’s useit.com usability reports. If you are doing much on the web, you should sign up also.
Today’s was very interesting. Neilsen discussed a study that tracked eyeballs as people watched an online video clip. The maps were very insightful.
Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox for December 5 is now online at:
Eyetracking data show that users are easily distracted when watching video on websites, especially when the video shows a talking head and is optimized for broadcast rather than online viewing.