Welcome to AffectiveDesign.com

March 29th, 2010 | Opinions

Welcome to AffectiveDesign.com.

After many long hours, late nights and the work & advice of many talented people, we’re pleased to launch the new site! Read more »

5. Colour, Emotion and Attention

March 25th, 2010 | Articles

Colour is one aspect of an interface that prominently comes into play when we are discussing design and emotion for products, software and websites. As with anything that evokes emotion, there are both conscious and unconscious processes involved… Read more »

4. Value, Arousal and Emotional Expressions

March 25th, 2010 | Articles

Another way to describe the relationship between emotions is in terms of the relationship between two dimensions; value and arousalRead more »

3. Emotions, Moods, Sentiments & Personality Traits

March 25th, 2010 | Articles

Emotions affect how we feel, how we think, what we say and what we do. We represent the objects we encounter and the experiences we have in… Read more »

2. The Influence of Emotional Affect

March 25th, 2010 | Articles

In order to understand and apply emotions to the practice of design, it’s necessary to understand what differentiates different types of emotions, and the effect of emotions on… Read more »