UX Design

In-depth advice and guidance on UX design, from a huge range of user experience and UI experts, researchers and analysts. Our most popular posts include this introduction to mental models,  our guide to Brutalist websites, and our expert trends guide to UI.

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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...

its-alive

12 innovative features to make your product pages come alive!!! Inspiration to help bring the real world experience to ecommerce

A few months ago, we published our top ecommerce trends of 2017, which featured some of the things we’re seeing (or...

design for social good

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...

Age friendly websites

How to make websites age-friendly Improving web accessibility for the over-50s is a case of digiboom or bust

The over-50s are almost a third of the UK population. They are online and they are spending money – £14.45...

How can we improve the UX design of our healthcare systems? [a #uxchat roundup] UX Design and Healthcare [a #uxchat roundup] with Tim Moyer

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed how we can improve the UX design of our healthcare systems. Would you consider...

navigation UX user experience

Navigation UX: Finding Your Way To Users’ Hearts Hazel Ho, User Researcher, drops some knowledge on retailers

It’s a new year, which means new resolutions (that will be broken in two weeks’ time)! This year’s list consists...

Recycling design

UX design trends are rubbish (but they’re useful rubbish)

Have you ever seen those viral posts, where some genius has turned plastic bottles (gathered from trash) into ornate lights?...

22 Expert Opinions on UI Design Trends for 2017

Please note: there is a more up-to-date version of this article here: Expert Opinions on UI Trends 2018. Opinions ain’t...

What UXers are looking forward to in UI [a #uxchat roundup] UI Design trends for 2017

Last week on #uxchat, we talked about what we think would be the biggest UI Design trends for 2017. We believe discussing trends have a purpose although it doesn't fundamentally change what makes design good. Ultimately, good design is not just about looking at trends but solving user problems.

When should we redesign a site from scratch vs when should we evolve it? [a #uxchat roundup] Evolution or Revolution? [a #uxchat roundup] with Adam Babajee-Pycroft

Last week on #uxchat, we decided to tackle the somewhat sensitive topic of website redesign. To redesign or not to redesign?