#UXChat

Join us every Thursday 4pm for #UXChat where our community of UX experts, professionals and newbies gather on Twitter to discuss a different weekly topic. Some of our most popular discussions include designing for social good, advice on how to get into UX and what’s the difference between UX and UI?

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The UX reading list: 22 ‘must-read’ books and resources for beginners and experts What books, articles, podcasts and other online resources should you read in order to develop and hone your UX knowledge? Here are the experts with their favourites

In this week’s #UXchat we pull the plastic sheet off our fondest wing-back armchair (which we haven’t been allowed to...

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Improving gender diversity in the UX industry In this week's #UXchat we discuss gender representation in UX and what can be done to improve diversity

I’m a firm believer that the user experience thinking can be used to improve every aspect of your life and...

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A brief guide to current trends in mobile device interactions In this week’s #UXchat we discuss how our own interactions with the digital world have adapted, improved and worsened thanks to mobile

It’s no overstatement to say that the way we live our lives has changed irrevocably since the triple dawns of...

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A brief guide to user experience maps in all their various forms In this week's #UXchat we discuss customer journeys, experiences and stories, and how to map them

In researching this article about creating different experience maps – mainly by sending OJ, our ace head of social, into...

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When is it best to use in-person or remote user testing? [#uxchat roundup] Why use remote UX testing [#uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed one of the most frequently talked about topics in UX: User Experience Testing. My...

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Discovery Phases in UX [#uxchat roundup] How important are discovery phases in UX? [#uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed discovery phases in UX.  Are they given enough credence? We ran a Twitter poll...

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How UXers adapt to shifting UI [a #uxchat roundup] How are interfaces changing? How can UXers make use of these changes to improve UX? [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed how UX practitioners adapt to shifting UI. There was plenty of room for debate...

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UX Disciplines: Should UXers be expected to perform research and design (or even code?) [a #uxchat roundup] Should UXers broaden their skill sets or specialise? [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed UX disciplines. Many good points were raised, mulled over, and then picked apart, particularly with the question about whether UXers should be expected to perform both research and design (and code, even.) Here are the talking points:

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UX in Edtech [a #uxchat roundup] What do we need to consider when designing systems for learning? [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the user experience of educational systems. We debated, we agreed, we smiled, we grinned....

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Designing for Social Good [a #uxchat roundup] Should designers be held responsible for the things they create? [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed designing for social/cultural good. These are our talking points: We’re joined by host Jon...