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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Six ecommerce UX trends for 2018

Userzoom

Ecommerce is constantly evolving and from a UX perspective, I think we’ve generally been moving in a positive direction. In this post, I’ll pick out a few UX trends I’ve noticed on ecommerce sites over the past year, and some things to watch out for in 2018.

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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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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?

Join UserTesting at Enterprise UX

UserTesting

The countdown is on for Enterprise UX in San Francisco! Enterprise UX is an annual event that focuses on the unique challenges professionals face in creating enterprise experiences. The conference is intended for anyone committed to creating better enterprise experiences, … The post Join UserTesting at Enterprise UX appeared first on UserTesting Blog.

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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Four key highlights from our Competitive Healthcare UX Benchmark

Userzoom

For more detail on the above studies, and for the findings from the further studies we ran on the sites, check out our webinar, available to watch on demand: Competitive UX Benchmarking: How Four Healthcare Insurance Sites Scored Across the Board.

The importance of proper ‘framing’ in UX research

Userzoom

At the risk of sounding like a broken record in the UX space, ‘you ? If you take one thing away from reading this post please let it be that framing can affect your UX research results in both good and bad ways. User Experience Research ux research

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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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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

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What sample size do you really need for UX research?

Userzoom

With that in mind, let’s look at three main categories and use cases that are common in the UX world to help us discern what sample size is typically needed for each: Looking for Usability Issues. On-Demand Webinar : Participant Recruiting: Sourcing the right participants for your UX Research.

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UX Storyboard Creation: A Complete Guide For Beginners

UX Studio

UX storyboard creation seems like a slightly overlooked design technique. As a true fan of the technique, I want to walk you through all the whys and hows of UX storyboard creation in this complete guide. How can they help product managers and UX designers? UX Design Methods

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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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Moving the Needle with UX Benchmarking

Userzoom

The post Moving the Needle with UX Benchmarking appeared first on UserZoom. User Experience Research UX Benchmarking

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Why product managers need to know UX

The Product Coalition

UX and product management have broadly the same goals?—?to They benefit from learning the UX mindset, introducing UX techniques directly into their workflow and influencing others in their organisation to adopt UX as an integral process.

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What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

Userzoom

Continuing our series of beginner’s guides to UX , here’s an overview of diary studies, and their usefulness as long-term usability testing tool. The post What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

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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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All You Need To Know About UX Team Structure

UX Studio

Companies have finally started to take UX seriously. As more and more UX designers and researchers get hired to make products better, we must think about how to best organize them. What does the ideal UX team structure look like? What three main disciplines form UX? If you’ve dipped your toes into the UX realm, you’ve probably met people of various different fields. UX Research. Well, we have said this before and will say it again: UX is a team sport.

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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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Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics

Userzoom

The post Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics appeared first on UserZoom. Agile UX Research & Testing Events Measuring User Experience User Experience Research

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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.

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Healthcare UX Trends – Design Challenges Worth Taking In 2018

UX Studio

I love designing healthcare UX. We at UX studio have a long history with healthcare UX. Healthcare UX Challenges. To see some examples of UX studio’s work in healthcare UX, see the screens below: We designed InSimu (healthcare education software) and Avizia (telemedicine provider), and some of our currently running projects (pssst, secret!) Keeping these in mind, let’s check out what UX trends in healthcare we can catch in 2018!

What is tree testing and why is it important for your site’s UX?

Userzoom

Here at UserZoom we’re all about bringing the maximum amount of learning to people at any stage of their UX development. Hence we’re bringing you this series of weekly UX beginner’s guides, aimed to help all the newbies of the UX testing world.

Interview: How Friends of the Earth is UX testing for GDPR

Userzoom

” Somehow, we’ve got to highlight in the UX what this email signup means before you even interact with it. The post Interview: How Friends of the Earth is UX testing for GDPR appeared first on UserZoom. User Experience Research charity gdpr not for profit ux testing

Utilizing UX and SEO for Better Marketing Results

Userzoom

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.

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UI/UX Articles and Interesting Tidbits of the Week

The Product Coalition

April//27//2018 Here are some interesting finds on UI/UX of the week! These patterns go against the tenets of UX and are the antithesis of being empathetic to the needs and desires of the user.” Very interesting and relevant article from UX Movement.

What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

Userzoom

Continuing our series of beginner’s guides to UX , here’s an overview of diary studies, and their usefulness as long-term usability testing tool. The post What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

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UI/UX Articles and Interesting Tidbits of the Week

The Product Coalition

May//18//2018 Here are some interesting finds on UI/UX of the week! It’s a way to document a trend and approach that walks in a direct opposition of what UX is focused on, but it’s still a trend with enough advocates to justify attention and debate on it.

UX Confessions – Does A UX Personality Type Exist?

UX Studio

As a UX researcher, I am constantly looking for patterns. Can we define a UX personality type? At UX studio, Luca Morovián and Rui Ramalhete work as designers and Ági Kiss as a researcher in UX. They agreed to share some bits of their stories to help answer the question: does an ideal UX personality type exist? I wondered how and why did these three decide to jump into UX? During an interview, they asked me whether I knew anything about UX research.

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AMA with James Royal-Lawson, co-host of the UX Podcast

Userzoom

Last week on our UX community Slack channel , we hosted a live AMA with James Royal-Lawson, the Stockholm-based UXer, optimiser, web analyst and podcaster. He co-hosts the popular design podcast UX Podcast with Per Axbom, where they share knowledge and build awareness around the complexity and challenges of designing for humanity. Since 2006, he’s been an independent UX consultant under his company Beantin AB. James is also currently writing a book about UX Analytics.

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UX Case Study: How We Designed A Bilingual Lifestyle Magazine

UX Studio

In this UX case study we show how we designed Sport360.fit. At UX Studio , we mostly work in pairs: a designer and a researcher. This vast project had a tight schedule, so we worked in a bigger UX team: four designers and four researchers. This UX case study will walk through all the challenges and learnings this project presented. Before diving into the challenges, let’s start with a quick run-down of our UX design process. – Société Store UX Case Study.

How Can UX Save The World – Products For Social Change

UX Studio

To save the world as a UX designer or product manager? At UX studio , we did a lab project for solving an everyday problem in Africa. At UX studio , we made 50 portions of food for homeless people. If you are also interested in Product Design processes, we recommend you to check our free e-book, the Product Manager’s Guide to UX Design. The post How Can UX Save The World – Products For Social Change appeared first on UX blog.

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Nine UX Research Methods Product People Should Know

UX Studio

Building a product without using UX research methods is like getting into a Taxi and just saying, “Drive.”. Luckily, I gathered the most useful UX research methods for doing qualitative and quantitative studies. Sometimes it makes sense to use a few of these UX research methods together to get the best results and find the relationships between different insights. This highly qualitative UX research method helps to get to know users personally. UX Research

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UX of Voice Interaction

UserTesting

While the … The post UX of Voice Interaction appeared first on UserTesting Blog. When I think of voice interaction with a computer, my mind wanders to my first meeting with HAL in 2001: A Space Odyssey.

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UI/UX Articles and Interesting Tidbits of the Week

The Product Coalition

March//9//2018 Here are some interesting finds on UI/UX of the week! UI/UX Articles and Interesting Tidbits of the Week was originally published in ProductCoalition.com on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

Business Website Design: How To Make It Awesome? (UX Case Study)

UX Studio

This took ten months for the team including a UX researcher and a UX designer from UX studio, and a dedicated Trigo marketing team sharing responsibility for the development. The UX researcher held responsibility mainly for finding user needs (mostly usability wise) and aligning the needs with the business goals. The UX designer dealt with providing design solutions, creating the artboards and working with developers. UX Case Study) appeared first on UX Studio.

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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Seven Things To Know Before Hiring A UX Team

UX Studio

A product owner or manager considering cooperation with a UX team needs to know some things about us UX folks. You can read a lot anywhere about methods and UX design tools … But many things come to light only when we start working together on a day-to-day basis, the tiny details which only experiencing everyday interactions can bring, the “UXperience”, so to say. 7 Things You Need Know About UX Teams. A good UX team don’t base decisions on subjective taste. (We

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How UX Booth Redesigned Their Homepage With UserZoom

Userzoom

” This was the state of things when Marli Mesibov, Editorial Director at UX Booth, reached out to us about leveraging UserZoom to run a test on UX Booth’s new homepage design. We’re happy to announce that Marli’s write up is live on UX Booth ! Now we recommend them even more, based on our experience at UX Booth.” ” Thanks Marli and the rest of the team at UX Booth.

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