UX Podcast – Mixed Methods


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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Improving the UX of Your Terms and Conditions Page (and 6 Easy Ways To Do It)

Mind the Product

When it comes to designing or improving the UX of a website, how often do you consider your terms and conditions page? Have any other cool ideas on how to improve the UX of a terms and conditions page?

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Product Manager’s Guide To UX Research

UX Studio

Want to do UX research for a product without enough time or knowledge? This article will show the ideal way to do UX research , and will introduce the cost benefit, low-budget version too. This article will provide a guideline to do UX research the right way. It will also break down some basic concepts related to UX research. . What is UX research? Most simply: UX research gets feedback from target audience/users about a product. UX survey.

Utilizing UX and SEO for Better Marketing Results


How to employ UX and SEO for better marketing results. Let’s take a look at two of them and how you can use them for better marketing results: UX and SEO. Keep these UX & SEO tips in mind as you develop and execute your marketing strategy Click To Tweet. UX, or user experience, is all about making a customer’s experience with your digital presence as positive as possible. Digital marketing strategies must include strong consideration of both UX and SEO.

Webinar: Make UX a Part of the KPI Conversation With Universal Measures


When attempting to make these associations UX practitioners struggle to consistently associate research findings to concrete KPIs. She’s led global user experience teams and helped grow UX capacity for dozens of organizations.

How UX Design Is Making Consumer Tech Easier


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. .

The Reality of Trying to Apply Good UX Practices on a Web Design Gig


UX is all about understanding users and providing them with what they need. However, when you are working on an average web design gig there are some issues that may arise when trying to apply good UX practices. One of the biggest challenges that UX professionals face today is lack of management support. Lots of companies don’t actually realize how important UX is and how big of an impact it can have on their organizations.

How might bad UX design might kill you in the future?

UX Studio

But in some cases, bad UX design can severely harm or even kill people. As we allow technology to infiltrate every field of our lives, bad UX design could become even more dangerous in the future. We don’t have to look that far into the future to find some dangerous UX mistakes…. I had a feeling that bad UX is more like an annoying fly in the room, not a serious threat. How bad UX kills people? Why bad UX design can kill more in the future?

Identifying Non-Customers for “Customer” Interviews; UX in Minneapolis; ProductCamp St. Louis

Good Product Manager

Make Enterprise Software People Actually Love; why emotion/design are important for #B2B (not just B2C) [link] #prodmgmt #ux. Identifying Non-Customers for “Customer” Interviews. One of the challenges I frequently hear about from product management leaders is that they are trying to get their product managers to better understand market opportunities and customer needs.

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3 Useful UX Workshops to Get Your Team on the Same Page

UX Studio

UX professionals are not lone fighters, but actually mediators between users, business managers and developers. A UX workshop can help you gather the team and brainstorm to make better decisions. In a UX workshop, we share research results with the participants and let them come up with their own conclusions. You can read about the UX research methods we use in a previous blog post. Get everybody on the same page with a UX workshop.

Your World is Full of Placebo Buttons (and That’s a Good Thing)

Nir Eyal

Building Better Products Triggers That Move People emotion placebo technology UXAll products and services, everything we buy and use, have but one job—to modulate our mood. The fundamental reason we use technology of all sorts, from stone tools to the latest iPhone, is to make us feel better. To prove the point, consider how perception of relief is tantamount to actual relief. Consider the so-called placebo […].

The Move From Product to a Service Mindset

Mind the Product

Service design has been around for many years, and shares much of its DNA with UX design. I also expect to see more and more product managers and UX designers make the leap to service design. In fact this is why we added a service design day to the UX London programme.

Using Experimentation to Drive Product – Stephen Pavlovich (CEO of Conversion.com)

Mind the Product

Data Driven Product Management London Product Management Skills ProductTank UX Video experimentation testing UX ResearchStephen Pavlovich , CEO of Conversion.com, talks to ProductTank London about Using Experimentation to Drive Product.

How to Build Technology that Feels Like a Friend

Nir Eyal

Using Bots and the Conversational User Interface bots conversational UI CUI Design UXIt’s impossible to ignore all the buzz about AI bots. Last month, Facebook’s David Marcus announced that over 30,000 bots have been built since the opening of its Messenger app to bot developers in April. Other companies like Google, Amazon, and Slack are welcoming bot-building developers to their platforms with open arms.

Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI, on being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business


Remote collaboration remote work remote collaboration ux design UX digital nomadInterview On being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI Melissa Ng is the founder of MELEWI, a traveling design studio made up of seven talented people based around the world. While living as digital nomads, the members of MELEWI have completed successful projects for McDonald’s, Visa and Samsung. […].

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.

Design Sprints by Jake Knapp

Mind the Product

Product Design Product Development Process Prototyping User Experience (UX) User Research Video #Mtpcon 2017 Design Sprint Jake Knapp Mind the Product LondonDesign Sprints allow you to get to the crux of your problem and explore a solution, quicker than other ways of working.

Why It’s So Hard to Create a Good User Experience in IoT

Tech Product Management

Throughout the years, UX practices have evolved and adapted to the latest technology trends, from the […]. IoT Technology IoT User Experience (UX Creating a good user experience for IoT products is hard.

The Only Product Metric that Matters by Josh Elman

Mind the Product

Data Driven Product Management Product Marketing UX Video Greylock Josh Elman KPIs metrics Mind the Product San Francisco MTPcon virality

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.

Finding Inspiration for Customer Journey Mapping

Mind the Product

Although there are many tools available that can help you to create a customer journey map, some effort from your company marketing, UI, and UX specialists is still required. Product Design Product Management Product Management Basics UX product culture user experience

The Heart of Innovation by Blade Kotelly

Mind the Product

Product Design User Experience (UX) Video #Mtpcon Blade Kotelly Mind the Product London SonosGood innovation should make your company feel uncomfortable.

User Research – Making it Work in Government – Katy Arnold (ProductTank London)

Mind the Product

There are no UX roles – it is the responsibility of the whole team. Data Driven Product Management London MindtheProduct Product Design Product Management ProductTank UX Video empathy GDS Service Design User reseach UX Research

Charlie Sutton – Designing for Virtual Reality

Mind the Product

Virtual reality Design Facebook Oculus UI user experience user interface UX virtual reality vrFor product designers, most of their work of the last ten years has been for a glass rectangle of some form (smartphone, laptop, smartwatch). In the next decade, it’s like their work will increasingly be on a canvas that is larger, more immersive and distributed – and possibly even autonomous in behavior. What is the role of a designer in this world?

UX and product managers

Under10 Playbook

To Martin's list I would change UX to expertise on the market (or persona). User experience (UX) is an area that befuddles many product managers. A UX designer is a critical element of a successful product team. If you're interested in UX design (and all product managers should be), take a look at The User Experience Guidebook for Product Managers from the helpful folks at UXPin

How to turn a story point factory into a customer-centric team?

Mind the Product

Our UX minimum checklist for example suggests at least one user test each week to give you the feedback necessary to build a great product. A great UX design team can help you to facilitate different kinds of workshops.

User Research Tools and Methodologies – Morag McLaren (ProductTank London)

Mind the Product

Data Driven Product Management London Product Design Product Management ProductTank UX Video Lean methodologies stakeholder management user research UX ResearchMorag McLaren Product Manager at Whatusersdo.com talks to ProductTank London about User Research Tools and Methodologies.

A Product Management Framework for the Internet of Things

Tech Product Management

Featured Posts Getting Started - Intro to IoT IoT and Big Data IoT Security IoT Technology IoT User Experience (UX) The Business of IoTIn this post, I share the IoT Decision Framework I developed to help Product Managers tackle the complexity of IoT products.

How the Instapage product team sped up design change decisions


Case study Design collaboration ux design product managementCase study How theInstapageproduct team sped up design change decisions This is a case study by Kevin Yang, an associate product manager at Instapage. He primarily works on projects that improve and optimize the landing page builder and has an unhealthy obsession with motorcycles. Instapage is an advanced landing page platform for marketing teams and agencies. […].

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Product Design in the Era of the Algorithm by Josh Clark

Mind the Product

Data input is actually UX research at an unprecedented scale. Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML) Product Design User Experience (UX) Ai Josh Clark Machine Learning

Top 10 Product Talks of 2016

Mind the Product

MindtheProduct Product Design Product Management Product Management Conference UX Video 2016 Mind the Product London Mind the Product San Francisco MTPcon ProductTank Slider

Naimish Gohil – Adapting Your Product for a Changing Market

Mind the Product

Product Management Process User Experience (UX) User Research User Testing Video adapt B2B edtech education Emerging Business Models iterate London Product/Market Fit ProductTankNaimish Gohil , Founder of edtech software company Satchel , shares his experience of knowing your user and adapting your product with ProductTank London. Satchel are in 35% of secondary schools.

Product Owner Manager – Alone Together

Tyner Blain

More specifically, the way I frame the collaboration between UX and product management – specifically for customer problems – is that I believe. Did your employer staff UX, product management and product ownership on your agile team? Product owners and product managers.

A New UX Maturity Model


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.

How to Measure a Product’s User Experience

UX Studio

UX metrics are the solution. What’s the difference between “metrics” and “UX metrics”? Why should you use UX metrics? Metrics & UX metrics. UX metrics are one type of metrics. Many big brands use UX metrics to improve the user experience of their products (Google, Airbnb, YouTube). One from Youtube which measures users’ engagement is “Average number of minutes spent watching videos/user/day” Why bother with UX metrics?

Transitioning from Market Stall to App Store

Mind the Product

In the talk, I went on to explain how we addressed internal users needs – and the downstream impact it had on the the overall end UX. Even with all of the internal and external UX improvements – M&S still struggled with prioritising Mobile as a lucrative channel.

Using Embedded Analytics to Drive Revenue

Mind the Product

Product Analytics Product Design Product Strategy User Experience (UX) Analytics BI business intelligence embedded analytics product management User Experience Workflow

Let’s Stop Talking About Human Error: It’s Your Product

Mind the Product

Guest Post Product Design Product Management Product Management Skills UX Product Focus strategy user experienceWhat if I said that there was no such thing as human error, only poorly designed products? Ok, park your pitchfork. Let’s approach this slowly, starting with Emma.

Getting into Design Sprints – an AMA Interview

Mind the Product

What would be the key distinctions between Design Sprints and Lean UX? Lean UX : approaches could take days or even months depending on what the experiment requires, not quite as structured (for activities) either. Inputs might be UX research, stakeholder interviews, market data, etc.

The Craft of Prototyping by Caitlin Kalinowski

Mind the Product

Product Design Prototyping User Experience (UX) Video #Mtpcon Apple Caitlin Kalinowski Mind the Product San Francisco Oculus