Best Practices

Automating Layouts Bring Flipboard’s Magazine Style To Web And Windows

March 24, 2014

Web and Windows 8 present new challenges to designers and developers because it allows users to resize browser windows to any size at any time..

5 Design Techniques to Incite User Emotion

March 10, 2014

The most effective designs go beyond meeting web standards; they enhance the user’s emotions and create an experience. Sylvia M. Lewis wrote an article in.

Designing User Interfaces for Your Mother

February 19, 2014

Companies redesign and update their websites hoping to create a more desirable user experience, but these changes can often make some loyal users frustrated.  Tony.

Three Steps for Improving Mobile UX

February 11, 2014

Today, there are many device classes on the market, so it is crucial that you do separate UX testing on desktop, mobile, and tablet and.

Off-Site UX: Making Content Distribution Work for You

January 27, 2014

Users often view website content though other distribution channels like social media, feed readers and search results, which increases your content exposure.  When developing and.

100 Visual Definitions of User Experience

January 6, 2014

WHAT IS USER EXPERIENCE? Hienadź Drahun, the Senior Interaction Designer at Perceptive Software, made a presentation with 100 visual definitions of UX that students, researchers, designers and.

5 Copywriting Tips That Can Dramatically Improve Your UX

December 10, 2013

Martin Stellar, the owner of Single Malt Copy, published an article in UX Matters that provides five helpful tips to UX Designers that will improve.

Flat vs. Deep Website Hierarchies

November 11, 2013

Flat vs. Deep Website Hierarchies The way information is organized on your website affects the user’s ability to navigate through the pages.  Websites are most.

Five Principles of Writing for Users

November 4, 2013

Five Principles of Writing for Users UX, or digital writing, ratifies why users need a technical product by modeling the product, structuring how it can.

How to Learn Tons from Your Competition with User Testing

October 28, 2013

How to Learn Tons from Your Competition with User Testing The best way to maximize the usability of your website is by testing your competitor’s.

Why UX Needs Numbers

October 21, 2013

Why UX Needs Numbers Over time, the UX discipline has placed more emphasis on qualitative insights and design forgetting about the importance and value of.

10 Simple Tips for Improving Mobile Form UX

October 14, 2013

10 Simple Tips for Improving Mobile Form UX Entering information into a form on your mobile device is a tedious process when the application is.

The Ten Commandments Of Efficient Design In Axure

October 7, 2013

The Ten Commandments of Efficient Design In Axure David Morgan, the Senior Human-Centered Designer at Namahn, provided some helpful techniques in Smashing Magazine about how.