UX Observations

The Product Bistro

product management Interfaces research UI/UXDuring a calorie laden splurge for lunch, I stopped in at the local Five Guys franchise. While waiting for my grilled gut-bomb (which was delicious) I watched the Coke Freestyle machine. It was an illuminating experience. The machines weren’t new to me, having seen a couple in the past, I figured out what I wanted, […].

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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. Clay is a full-service development and UX agency based in San Francisco.

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11 UX lessons from Dr. Seuss

TryMyUI

While Dr. Seuss may have primarily intended to provide life lessons through his picture books, his rhyme-infused wisdom perfectly applies to UX. The post 11 UX lessons from Dr. Seuss appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Musings UX Industry Quotes UX Design UX Quotes

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UX Expert Review

UX Studio

Not even sure if it needs small corrections or a whole major UX redesign project? What makes up a UX Expert Review? When setting out to improve products or services, experienced UX teams follow a well-planned scientific process divided into two parts: UX evaluation and user research.

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Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders.

Allbirds vs Greats: UX Wars

TryMyUI

The post Allbirds vs Greats: UX Wars appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. UX Wars Apparel websites E-commerce UX Online Commerce ShopifyMany of today's online sellers are hosted on massive DIY e-commerce platforms like Shopify and BigCommerce. These platforms provide lots of basic tools for non-experts to create usable experiences. We were curious to see what's possible with these tools – so we ran usability tests on 2 Shopify-hosted shoe stores: Allbirds and Greats.

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Halloween roundup: The UX House of Horrors

TryMyUI

What's scarier than bad UX? That's what me and CEO Rit were thinking when we had the idea for a UX "haunted house": a webpage so horrifyingly misdesigned that it would send users shrieking. The post Halloween roundup: The UX House of Horrors appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Partners & Stories TryMyUI UX Industry Bad UX Conversion Funny UX Design

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Four psychology principles every UX designer should know

Userzoom

There’s a darn good reason why there are so many PSYCHOLOGY+UX articles floating around. This was before I knew that UX was all the rage, which would marry my loves of human-centered research and product design. Are psychology principles really worth knowing in UX design?

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The decline of American democracy is rooted in poor UX

TryMyUI

UX principles applied in the digital world can be just as effective in the real world, and the U.S. voting system—from registration to the polls— is in desperate need of a UX makeover. The post The decline of American democracy is rooted in poor UX appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Musings Practicing UX Research TryMyUI

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Gamification in mobile app UX: TryMyUI’s favorites

TryMyUI

The post Gamification in mobile app UX: TryMyUI’s favorites appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. TryMyUI Usability Gallery UX Industry Mobile App Mobile UX UX StrategyFrom leveling up your money-saving to maintaining your language-learning streak, the TryMyUI team talks about their favorite gamified apps.

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UX and Design Tips for Better Dashboards: Product Manager Laura Klein Explains How to Improve Your Analytics

Speaker: Laura Klein, Principal at Users Know and Author of UX for Lean Startups

That's why Laura Klein, product manager and UX designer, has a set of tips to help application teams improve their embedded dashboards and reports. No one makes poorly designed products on purpose. And yet we have so many of them in our lives.

A UX introduction to instructional design

Userzoom

UX and ID have a lot in common though. Besides having exciting careers that are difficult to describe at dinner parties, practitioners in both UX and ID: Work in fields that evolved from cognitive psychology, behavioral psychology, and human-computer interaction.

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UX Research Training: Kick-start UX Research In Your Product Team

UX Studio

Attending UX Research Training enables your product team to. start in-house UX research and get to know how to take advantage of the insights to create a better product. Know what direction to take your product based on UX Research and not just educated guesses. Measuring UX.

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The Lean UX Process

Product Bookshelf

Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams by Jeff Gothelf. Lean UX Principles. Lean UX is the way you do design in an Agile process. The beginning of a Lean UX project is a hypothesis statement which clarifies vision and goals for the team and company leadership.

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5 psychology principles for better UX design

TryMyUI

The post 5 psychology principles for better UX design appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Musings Design Psychology UX DesignKnowledge of psychological principles can help us design better user experiences – ones that are easier for people to use and understand, that impart positive feelings to users, and that nudge them towards the right pathways or actions.

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Add Value with a Dashboard Refresh: What You Need to Know

Speaker: Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant, Motivational Speaker

Join Miles Robinson, former UX and Design Manager, as he explains the different ways to refresh your dashboards - and how to determine what's the best path to product dashboard success.

5 UX Best Practices For Successful Self-tracking Apps

UX Studio

But how to make a successful self-tracking app with good UX? UX best practices in self-tracking apps. 5 UX best practices in self-tracking apps. We at UX studio use these methods to design a smooth user journey. Summary: How to create successful UX in self-tracking apps.

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The UX Evolution

dscout People Nerds

Former UXPA International president Jen Romano-Bergstrom on the industry’s rapid growth, biggest challenges, and where researchers should be doing even more to break down boundaries

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Is Your App’s UX Award-Worthy?

Appsee

Your UX is a force to be reckoned with. But really, the Mobile UX Awards truly is a competition that is in a league of its own. Triple check that there are no hidden bugs or UX flaws with a free trial from Appsee. The post Is Your App’s UX Award-Worthy?

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Giving thanks for great UX: 6 websites TryMyUI is thankful for this year

TryMyUI

The holiday shopping season has begun, and as we all scramble to buy gifts for our loved ones, we decided it would be worthwhile to round up some of the e-commerce sites with the best UX. The post Giving thanks for great UX: 6 websites TryMyUI is thankful for this year appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Musings Usability Gallery Bad UX E-commerce UX Good UX UX Design

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Living With Technical Debt: Balancing Quality and Perfection

Speaker: Cliff Gilley, The Clever PM

Unexpected details pop up, as small as UX that needs clean-up, and as big as a previously unforeseen flaw in the infrastructure of a project. As a Product Manager, you probably have to deal with technical debt. Regularly. Whether you like it or not - because it can’t be avoided.

Why Data Science and UX Research Teams are Better Together

Mind the Product

Chris shares real-world examples and lessons learned as User Testing established its Product Insights team, a team which is made up of UX researchers, data scientists and data engineers. Here are a few quick insights from the talk: Separate UX and Data Science Teams Miss the big Picture.

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Explaining UX to Kindergartners

Pragmatic Marketing

Plus a Few Lessons for UX Designers. Here is the primer, with some lessons for enterprise UX design sprinkled within. Lesson for UX designers: Make sure the products you design are useful and solve the user’s problem. Lesson for UX designers: Understand your users.

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Top UX Agencies To Choose From In 2019

UX Studio

I have spent more than 15 years with UX design agencies. This puts me in a position to tell endless stories of the heroic work top UX agencies do day after day to fight for a better digital world. Today I’m going to give you an overview of the top UX design agencies. UX studio.

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Churn Rate: Solutions With UX Design? Case Study On Xeropan

UX Studio

So they asked us, at UX studio to reduce customer churn rate and increase user loyalty. From the UX redesign process to churn rate. I worked closely together with Bence (UX researcher and colleague), as well as Xeropan’s CEO and developers. The secret of reducing churn rate?

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Maybe We Should Be Problem Managers Instead

Speaker: Steve Johnson, Founder and CEO, Under10 Playbook

Product managers need to look beyond UX to the entire customer experience through every step of the product life cycle. Three things keep company leaders awake at night: 1) Can we sell more of what we built? 2) Can we build what we’ve planned? And 3) Are we planning the right things?

Find The Best UX Course Online: Our Top 9 List

UX Studio

Almost none of the UX professionals I know started their careers as UX experts-to-be, including most of my friends here at UX studio. We aim to help you find the best UX course online to start off or improve your knowledge as a UX-er. Springboard UX Design Course.

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Top UX Design Agencies in San Francisco: How to Choose?

UX Studio

The fact that so many UX design agencies have set up shop in San Francisco makes it seem easy to hire one. Some UX agencies in San Francisco have real industry legends running them and can present hilariously prestigious clients. How much SF UX companies charge for projects.

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Online UX Research Training – Starting Soon

UX Studio

UX Research is one of the most essential part of this process. Our online UX Research course will enable you to take the first steps to start in-house UX research and get to know how to take advantage of the insights to create a better product. Learn the basics of UX Research.

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The 5 Most Important Traits To Look For In A UX Consultant

UX Studio

Working with the right UX consultant could be added to your list of healthy, relaxing habits. UX consulting can keep you, your team and your product healthy. In this post, you will find the most important traits to look for in a UX consultant. What does a UX consultant do?

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

consistent UI/UX. FROM BASIC BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE REQUIREMENTS TO. SOPHISTICATED PRODUCT DIFFERENTIATORS Do the analytic offerings in your application make you stand out from the crowd? See where. your offerings fall on the analytics maturity scale—and learn how sophisticated capabilities.

A New UX Maturity Model

Userzoom

As mentioned in an earlier post on my blog, for at least ten years now I have been collecting User Experience (UX) and Customer Experience (CX) Maturity Models. Many people in the business world still associate design or UX with the visual appearance of a solution Click To Tweet.

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Miro’s guide to managing UX teams

RealtimeBoard

Miro’s guide to managing UX teamsAs digital businesses realize how outstanding UX design gives them a competitive advantage, they’re investing in talented teams to deliver the exceptional experiences that users demand. The post Miro’s guide to managing UX teams appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

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What is UX prototyping and why should you test at this stage?

Userzoom

Exploring the basics of creating and testing UX prototypes. UX designers and researchers follow an iterative process – testing pieces and versions of the product and making improvements along the way, until, in the end, you’ve got a thoughtful and useful product that people love.

10 UX & product writers you should follow on Medium

TryMyUI

Besides practice, one of the best ways to improve your UX knowledge and skills is by learning from talented minds. Medium is a great place to find some of those minds – this list contains 10 of our favorite UX and product content creators on the site whose work is thoughtful, insightful, and original. The post 10 UX & product writers you should follow on Medium appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. UX Industry Design Product Reading Resources UX

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Cyberpsychology and Mobile UX: 5 Ways To Optimize Cognitive Load Read

The Product Coalition

When talking about UX design, the cognitive load caused by a user interface means the number of mental resources required to operate the system. How to stop cognitive overload from killing your UX? Here are 5 ways that will make your UX work smoothly. #1

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6 Tips to Improve the UX of Your Mobile Website.

The Product Coalition

Here Comes Mobile Friendliness and UX Having a mobile version of your website is no longer an advantage?—?it’s Put simply, websites which follow the best practices for mobile-friendly UX will be given preference when it comes to ranking. 6 Tips to Improve the UX of Your Mobile Website.

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AI UX: 7 Principles of Designing Good AI Products

UX Studio

In this article, I will go through the seven basic AI UX principles products should follow. Here follow my seven principles of AI UX. Thus reads the first principle of AI UX. We see our job as a UX team as helping people understand how machines work so they can use them better. These recommendation engines were the first AI UX many people encountered, many years ago. Self-driving cars provide another good example of AI UX. The seven principles of AI UX.

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UX Podcast – Mixed Methods

Userzoom

Looking for a great UX podcast? ” Are you a fan of #UX? Are you a fan of UX? Along with these more traditional UX research names will be experts on listening, improv comedy and more. This publication seeks to elevate salient issues in the advancement of UX research.

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Gamification In UX

UX Studio

Gamification in UX predates what we thought of as its beginnings. UX” falls in the same category, as Donald Norman mentioned the term “user experience” for the first time in 1993 (when he changed his title from User Interface Architect to User Experience Architect). So why still treat the subject gamification in UX? Here at UX studio , we think that when creating user experience, a well-built motivational design makes gamification indispensable. Other Web App UX

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