Accounting lessons learnt in my first year with FreeAgent
Choosing FreeAgent as my accounting software is in my “Best…
I’m a sucker for good, thoughtful user interaction design. Today, when I logged in my Aweber, which I use to send out weekly newsletters, I saw this on the final page of scheduling a broadcast:
Previously, as I would typically be half way around the world I’d have to do the following:
Then I would schedule it in. Typically, rechecking my quick calculation was correct.
Now, there’s no need for any of this. Great job Aweber?
Improvements? You bet! For a start, I can’t click on the box to change it. I click on it and nothing happens. That’s bad UI. If I click on a different day, I see the box again, but if I decide I don’t wish to make a change, there’s no X in the top right. So I have to click on the wrong day, then click again on the right day.
There’s always room for improvement and that’s what keeps it fun.