User Experience

6 Most Recognized UX + CX Testing & Feedback Tools

February 2, 2015

6 Most Recognized UX + CX Testing & Feedback Tools To UX and CX professionals; it’s common knowledge: Before releasing any website, app, or device;.

What makes start-ups hot and worth billions? User-friendly experiences

October 6, 2014

The best advice entrepreneurs can take away from the MIT Enterprise Forum event, Billion-Dollar UX, is that paying attention to consumers’ experiences with products and.

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.

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.

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 Unlock User Research

June 10, 2013

How to Unlock User Research Some companies overlook user research due to compressed timelines or budgets. According to Jordan Julien’s post on Hostile Sheep, user.

Common Misconceptions About Touchscreens

June 7, 2013

Common Misconceptions About Touchscreens Touchscreen devices have been around for decades. At this point, many designers and developers believe they know everything there is to.

The Ultimate Usability Checklist

May 28, 2013

The Ultimate Usability Checklist Have you ever tried to create or search for a list of all the possible usability problems that you should check.

25 Best Examples of Flat UI Design Websites

May 25, 2013

25 Best Examples of Flat UI Design Websites May 25, 2013 There’s been a lot of talk in the UX community about Flat Design, which.

A Great UI Is Invisible

May 16, 2013

A Great UI Is Invisible May 16, 2013 “Users come to websites in order to achieve a goal,” such as read an article, buy new.

Incorporating User Testing Into Product Design

March 23, 2013

Incorporating User Testing Into Product Design March 23, 2013 Jessica DuVerneay recently started an excellent series of posts on UserTesting.com about when, what and how.

Designing User-Friendly Robots

February 24, 2013

Designing User-Friendly Robots February 24, 2013 We recently came across an interesting video of Angelica Lim discussing how robots could be more user-friendly and what.

Increase Your Conversion Rate with the 2013 Usability Testing Challenge

February 22, 2013

Increase Your Conversion Rate with the 2013 Usability Testing Challenge February 22, 2013 UserTesting.com started the Usability-Testing Challenge earlier this month. This is a free.

Storyboarding While Designing Software

February 14, 2013

Storyboarding While Designing Software February 14, 2013 Using storyboarding in software design can be “an effective and inexpensive way to capture, relate, and explore experiences.

A New Approach to Information Architecture

February 8, 2013

A New Approach to Information Architecture February 8, 2013 Susan Rits recently posted about her approach to good IA through the example of Let’s Lunch.

UI vs UX: What’s the Difference?

February 6, 2013

UI vs UX: What’s the Difference? February 6, 2013 This post from Dain Miller brings up an intriguing question. What IS the difference between UI.

Effectively Planning UX Design Projects

February 4, 2013

Effectively Planning UX Design Projects February 4, 2013 “Planning user experience (UX) projects is a balancing act of getting the right amount of user input.

9 Tips for Creating GREAT User Experience

December 14, 2012

9 Tips for Creating GREAT User Experience December 14, 2012 Upside Learning recently posted an excellent list of user experience design tips that every web.

7 Tips to Improve UX in Photo Sites

December 10, 2012

7 Tips to Improve UX in Photo Sites December 10, 2012 In a recent article, posted on Photography Web Marketing Guide, Cristian Bosch discusses how.

10 Holiday Changes to Make Right Now to Your Ecommerce Site

December 5, 2012

10 Holiday Changes to Make Right Now to Your Ecommerce Site December 5, 2012 With the holiday shopping season in full swing, CIO has created.

Does Windows 8 Have Disappointing Usability?

November 30, 2012

Does Windows 8 Have Disappointing Usability? November 30, 2012 A great deal of reports and user reviews have been coming out about Windows 8 and.

Defining Software and UI Requirements Is a Broken Telephone Game

November 29, 2012

Defining Software and UI Requirements Is a Broken Telephone Game By Julia Salem November 29, 2012 UX Magazine has recently pointed out the fact that.

What’s Better? Native vs. HTML5

November 23, 2012

What’s Better? Native vs. HTML5 By Julia Salem November 23, 2012 Hot Studio posted an article that explains why their company believes HTML5 can meet.

5 Perspectives on the Future of the Human Interface

November 21, 2012

5 Perspectives on the Future of the Human Interface By Julia Salem November 21, 2012 TechCrunch recently posted an intriguing article about what will be.

UX Marketplace from Human Factors International Launched

November 16, 2012

UX Marketplace from Human Factors International Launched By Julia Salem November 16, 2012 Human Factors International has recently launched the UX Marketplace. This is a.

Get More Tweets with 5 UX Tips for Boosting Your Site’s Virality

November 9, 2012

Get More Tweets with 5 UX Tips for Boosting Your Site’s Virality By Julia Salem November 9, 2012 KISSmetrics has posted 5 viral UX Tips.

Marissa Mayer’s Plans for Yahoo’s Most Important Product

November 5, 2012

Marissa Mayer’s Plans for Yahoo’s Most Important Product By Julia Salem November 5, 2012 According to Business Insider, Marissa Meyer released her plans for Yahoo’s.

50 Fantastic Tools for Responsive Web Design

October 21, 2012

50 Fantastic Tools for Responsive Web Design By Julia Salem October 21, 2012 Net Magazine has posted a fantastic list of responsive web design tools..

Build a Good User Experience for News Sites

October 19, 2012

Building a Good User Experience for News Sites By Julia Salem October 19, 2012 Journalism.co.uk recently posted an article that outlines eight pointers for a.

Is UX Strategy Incompatible with Agile or Lean UX?

October 16, 2012

Is UX Strategy Incompatible with Agile or Lean UX? By Julia Salem October 16, 2012 UX Matters writer Paul Bryan recently wrote an insightful article.