Social Interaction Design

According to Adrian Chan, social interaction design is the design of social media. It is the design of user and social engagement with social technologies. In addition, its also consider as a way of interacting and communicating with the audience.

Social interaction design (SxD) involves all web design disciplines:

  • User Interface (UI)
  • Interaction Design (IxD)
  • User Experience (UX or UE)
  • Information Architecture (IA)

Social media that include networked applications had permit direct and indirect, private and public communication and interaction. Social media platforms may be computer-based or mobile-based like websites, mobile applications, Facebook, games and so on. Each of these platforms do engage the participation of the users thus produce mediated social practice. 

Interactions mean social. Conventional user interaction and user interface approaches address the user’s interaction with the device. The designer designs the screen, while the interaction meanings the user using the software with other users. 

for more info : Gravity 7 by Adrian Chan

This website talks about what and how Social Interaction Design in many perspective and i found it useful to my research.


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