Patrick Lynch

Patrick Lynch is a writer, artist, and web designer at Yale University, and is the co-author of the Web Style Guide. His personal site is

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Visual Decision Making

If it takes only 50 milliseconds for users to form an aesthetic opinion of your site’s credibility and trustworthiness, are designers who create visually compelling sites simply wasting time and treasure on graphic indulgences? Patrick Lynch doesn't think so.