Top 10 Mobile UX Agencies in 2018-2019

Appsee

That’s where UX agencies come in: they help brands, entrepreneurs, and individuals make their app ideas a reality. This UX agency has designed 25+ domains with clients from across 13 countries. This agency has worked with clients from startups to Fortune 500 companies.

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The Lean Startup Trap

The Product Coalition

The Big 3 ‘Lean Startup’ Mistakes Companies Still Make Are you spending a ridiculous amount of time working on a product, and getting nowhere? If this sounds like you, you’re probably stuck in the lean startup trap. You launch, no one uses it, and you assume it must be the UX.

Building a Product Startup Within an Agency

Mind the Product

Let me explain: Why a Product Startup? Nevertheless, building a product startup within an existing business comes with its own challenges, not least trying to find new ways of working which are appropriate at a different size and scale. Why all Agencies Should run a Product Startup.

Professional Spotlight: Nick Babich of UX Planet

The Product Coalition

Our UX “fan-girl” dreams have been realized. We got the chance to chat it up with Nick Babich, Automation Lead at RingCentral and founder/content curator at UX Planet. Here at Appsee, we are avid readers of the top medium publication UX Planet.

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How to ask better user research questions: A guide for startup Product Managers

The Product Coalition

How to ask better user research questions: A guide for startup Product Managers was originally published in ProductCoalition.com on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. user-research ux user-experience startup product-management

Changing the Conversation about Product Management vs. UX

Melissa Perri

If you had to pick one, would you rather be a Product Manager or UX Designer? My boss announced we were hiring a Director of UX. Apparently my role as a Product Manager was not the same as a UX Designer. The UX Director was now in charge of all the interface designs and mockups.

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Required reading for marketplace startups: The 20 best essays

Andrew Chen

The current generation of marketplace startups has been incredibly successful. We look at a lot of marketplace startups at Andreessen Horowitz @a16z – and we fund a lot of them! The post Required reading for marketplace startups: The 20 best essays appeared first on andrewchen

5 Ways to Improve Your Startup’s User Experience

UserTesting

Today’s guest post comes from veteran startup founder Hernán Amiune. In the last ten years I’ve founded five startups and been an investor, and mentor, to many … The post 5 Ways to Improve Your Startup’s User Experience appeared first on UserTesting Blog.

How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar

UserTesting

In a recent webinar, Pradeep Nayar, Director of UX & Product Design at Allstate, explains how Allstate is adopting a lean startup culture and embracing an extreme agile methodology to ‘fail fast’ and learn from their users to make relevant … The post How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product Research agile Lean ux webinar

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5 Ways to Improve Your Startup’s User Experience

UserTesting

Today’s guest post comes from veteran startup founder Hernán Amiune. In the last ten years I’ve founded five startups and been an investor, and mentor, to many … The post 5 Ways to Improve Your Startup’s User Experience appeared first on UserTesting Blog.

From Failure to Venture-Backed Startup Through (Meta) User Research

UserInterviews

When one startup failed, our co-founders learned from their mistakes and used UX research to build a company people actually needed

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How UX Design Is Making Consumer Tech Easier

Userzoom

Especially the emphasis on placing end users and their experiences at the forefront, as we’ve been passionate about user research and UX design for the past 10 years. The fact that successful organizations are embracing UX research and user-centered design, and that wildly successful startups are implementing it from their inception, is a sign to us that our long held belief that experience is a competitive differentiator has become mainstream. .

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How To Humanise Your Web Checkout Process – A UX Guide

UX Studio

Here’s our detailed UX guide. . These UX research methods can help you with this, and these tips can help you better react to user frustration during the whole process. Here at UX studio , we hold sessions with our clients about metrics. You can also ask your customer service employees to throw in a UX question while solving various customer service tickets. The post How To Humanise Your Web Checkout Process – A UX Guide appeared first on UX Studio.

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Why “Uber for X” startups failed: The supply side is king

Andrew Chen

Remember all the “Uber for x” startups? A few years ago a ton of “Uber for x” startups got funded, but very few of them – maybe none? The post Why “Uber for X” startups failed: The supply side is king appeared first on andrewchen

TEI 189: Building UX in product teams – with Sam Horodezky

Product Innovation Educators

UX is a hot topic and for good reason. The right UX skills on a product team can make the product more successful. Many product managers and leaders make mistakes when adding UX roles to their product teams — but you won’t be one of them because of this discussion.

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4 Actionable Tips on App Onboarding by David Jones

The Product Coalition

ux entrepreneurship tech startup ux-designAre you happy with the onboarding of your app? Maybe? Whatever the answer is, you should listen to what David Jones has to say about the topic.

How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar

UserTesting

In a recent webinar, Pradeep Nayar, Director of UX & Product Design at Allstate, explains how Allstate is adopting a lean startup culture and embracing an extreme agile methodology to ‘fail fast’ and learn from their users to make relevant … The post How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product Research agile Lean ux webinar

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A New Way To Delegate And Split Expenses: Fintech UX Case Study

UX Studio

Fintech startup Payment Courier set out to eradicate this pain by developing a payment plugin that can be integrated into any payment gateway or online payment system. In this UX case study, we describe how our team helped this startup enter the market with a well-designed product. What an exciting challenge for the UX team! Here at UX studio, we usually we have design sprints each week. Cooperation came easy since the startup team comprises mainly developers.

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UX Research System – How We Introduced It To Our Design Method?

UX Studio

Here’s the thing: the fact that you do UX research is only the first step in creating a bulletproof UX design method. Having an atomic unit as the foundation, and building something bigger with it forms a perfect analogy for UX research as well. From my observations on different people, as a UX researcher, I try to form an insight to design a better user experience. During different projects, we use many different UX research methods , gathering all kinds of data.

7 Terrible App Reviews That Could Have Been Prevented

The Product Coalition

With this tool, you can monitor the users’ gesture journey and identify any UX dilemmas that arise out of the current UI design. startup mobile-app-development ux mobile-marketing product-managementBad app reviews can be funny–when they’re not about your app.

5 App KPI Metrics that Product Managers Underestimate

The Product Coalition

KPI Metric #3: Pop-up UX Pop-ups can be a powerful engagement tool in your app, but if used incorrectly they can frustrate users. It’s important to measure how users are interacting with your pop-ups to understand whether they or not they are contributing to your overall UX.

The Problem We Solve is the Question We Ask

Rahul Abhyankar

Most of us are familiar with what Google has been doing with balloons, but this prompted digging … Continue reading The Problem We Solve is the Question We Ask → Customer Value/JTBD Design Thinking/UX Innovation/Lean Startup Product ManagementJust before 2017 came to an end, a Google Internet connectivity balloon crashed in Kenya and landed in a farm. As the article states, it caused a little panic. Fortunately, there was no damage to life or property.

Why product roadmaps are so important

The Product Coalition

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5 Session Recordings That Tell All About Your New Users

The Product Coalition

user-experience product-management product-design ux startupImagine a world where you’re introduced to someone and immediately you’re able to get to know them.

How Product Managers can Use the EMBED Framework for Mobile Onboarding

The Product Coalition

It’s not a map, it’s a compass that will point you in the direction of better UX and higher retention rates. ux product-design startup product-management user-experience

Why Today’s App Users Are The Most Complicated Ever

Appsee

No matter if you work for a mobile app startup or an established mobile organization, you probably already realized that people can be pretty tricky to deal with. Complicated, because they are heavily-guarded, challenging to retain, and demanding of near-perfect UX’s.

5+ ways to boost conversion rates with qualitative analytics

The Product Coalition

Touch heatmaps can reveal the CTAs with which users successfully interact, versus the ones and what ends up as an unresponsive gesture (a UX issue in which a user taps or swipes the screen but the app fails to respond in any way). product-management startup marketing mobile-marketing ux

Professional Spotlight: Cem Kansu of Duolingo

The Product Coalition

careers product-management startup ux mobileRecognize this sweet little owl? Your answer is likely “yes”. Duolingo ‘s fun feathered friend, Duo, is undoubtedly one of the most known logos/mascots in the mobile app realm.

It is time to talk about Product Leadership

The Product Coalition

business startup leadership product-management uxIt has been a while since the term Product Leadership has gained widespread adoption in blogs, articles and even books.

Ship Products When You Promised, Not When Your Ready.

The Product Coalition

entrepreneurship ux product-design lean-startup product-developmentShip Products When You Promised, Not When You’re Ready. There is a note card I keep taped on my whiteboard. I made it a number of years ago while leading product for eBay’s Retail and Mobile Innovation Team.

IDEO’s learning personas in action

The Product Coalition

Nat, one of our UX designers and I revisited some users we could validate the ideas with. design ux startup ideo design-thinkingYou can’t learn about user needs from behind the screen, not really.

Collaboration between Designers and Product Teams

The Product Coalition

Key success factors for collaboration between designers and product teams Working (actually) lean The Lean UX Framework Working lean means you will have cycles. Product Managers are the ones to understand about UX, Tech and Business, but not being a specialist in none of them, though.

Market Research vs User Research: How To Overcome Uncertainty

UX Studio

Whether a product manager working in a big company or the owner of a startup, you face a multitude of uncertainties along the way. At UX studio , we strongly believe that research provides the answer! UX design requires different information from what market research delivers.

Why roadmaps are a waste of time

The Product Coalition

What are the top 5 UX problems in the mobile app? tech product-management startup-life startup developmentWhen I started planning out product roadmaps a few years back, I thought to myself, this makes sense. Planning. It’s a good thing. Plan out a few releases ahead. That’s wise.

Why Product Managers Should Learn to Code

Mind the Product

I’ve had all sorts of job titles; digital marketer, growth hacker, creative technologist, UXer, startup product person, product strategist, product owner, lean coach and consultant. I’ve been a startup founder – when I completely tanked my first foray building product.

Want Better Product Managers? Throw Them In at the Deep End

Mind the Product

In theory, product managers sit at the intersection of UX, tech, and business. I was on the winning team that came up with Startup Startup, a platform aimed at connecting tech talent with early-stage startup ideas (you can find out what happened to Startup Startup here ).

A year in review: productboard’s top 10 posts from 2017

ProductBoard

startup technology entrepreneurship ux-design product-managementAt productboard we aim to bake best practices of product management straight into the interface, so you can improve the way you manage your products right out of the box.

The Anti-Influencer Marketing Strategy to Grow Your Community

Amplitude

And combined with a UX that reinforces the value of that community, you can build a social product that—while it may not grow at hyperspeed—will have a much stronger foundation for growth. Product Development Startup Lessons Product Innovator SeriesI hate the term “influencer.”.

Laura Klein on improving chemistry in product teams

Inside Intercom

Rather than suggesting a model startup, advisor and author Laura Klein is likely to point you toward her favorite heist film. In some organizations there’s a troubling split: the product manager is in charge of the business but the UX person is the defender of the user.

The Only Product Metric that Matters by Josh Elman

Mind the Product

As product managers we spend a lot of our time thinking about product metrics, and all companies, from startups to corporates, spend a lot of time figuring out whether their metrics are good enough.