Christopher Ratcliff

Posts by Christopher Ratcliff

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How can we spread the love for user-centric thinking? It's a #worldusabilityday #uxchat love-in

In this week’s #UXchat, we’re celebrating World Usability Day 2017 by asking our community of UX professionals their thoughts on...

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

Continuing our series of beginner’s guides to UX, here’s an overview of diary studies, and their usefulness as long-term usability...

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A brief guide to psychology principles in UX design

In this week’s #UXchat, we’re discussing various psychology principles and their relevance in UX design.  We recently explored the subject...

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Highlights from our AMA with Steve Portigal, user research expert and author

Last week on our UX community Slack channel, we hosted a live AMA with Steve Portigal, user research consultant and author...

24 expert recommended UX content, courses and communities

24 expert recommended UX content, courses and communities

Once you’ve diligently attempted to read EVERY SINGLE BOOK in this ultimate UX reading list, where do you go next?...

31 common UX design problems for monsters

No it’s just a coincidence that it’s Halloween today and we’re publishing a spooky themed article – we were going...

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A brief guide to Minimum Viable Product (MVP) in UX design

In this week’s #UXchat, we’re discussing Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and its role in UX design. We’ll be explaining the...

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35 tweets to read before you begin measuring UX Recommendations from our UX community on Twitter

In this week’s #UXchat, we’re discussing all things UX metrics. How do you measure UX? What are the pitfalls when...

What is data-driven design and where do I start? And heck, we'll even discuss generative design while we're at it

In this week’s #UXchat, we’re discussing data-driven design, or DDD as you may hear it referred to from now on....

A directory of UX/UI design Slack groups

A directory of UX/UI design Slack groups

Hi reader, I’m going to take a wild stab in the dark and predict that there are two things you...