Cognitive Load

The amount of mental processing power needed to use your site, affects how easily users find content and complete tasks.

Minimize Cognitive Load to Maximize Usability
Nielsen Norman Group
Reducing Cognitive Load: The Best UX Design for Your Community Site
Higher Logic
Cognition & The Intrinsic User Experience
UX Magazine
Design principles for reducing cognitive load
Jon Yablonski
The Impact Of Cognitive Load
Mind the Product
Cognitive Load
Usability Friction
External Cognition in Product Design: 3 Ways to Make Use of External Cognition in Product Design
Interaction Design Foundation
How to reduce friction with good design
The Next Web
Psychology in web experience - minimising the cognitive load
Nothing Interactive