User experience

Paths to UX careers

Paths to UX Careers [a #uxchat roundup] Paths to UX Careers [a #uxchat roundup] with Sherryl Tarnaske

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the paths to UX careers. Often, UX practitioners begin their journeys in completely different...

Website Redesign Lipstick on a pig

Enemies of UX and how to kill them: #4 Website redesign

Bio A website redesign is the solution to every problem… or is that the problem to every solution? Are conversions...

Breaking into UX

How to break into UX (and be successful once you have) An interview with Elizabeth Chesters and Omar Akhtar

Right now, it feels like a lot of people are trying to kickstart their career in UX—whether that means starting out from scratch,...

Getting into a career in UX

Getting into UX [a #uxchat roundup] How to transition into a career in UX [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed how to get into UX. How did these UX professionals transition into a UX...

UX in Fintech: The design and UX of financial systems [a #uxchat roundup] UX in Fintech [a #uxchat roundup] with Franco Scaramuzza

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the user experience in FinTech. Are the designs and UX of financial systems different? What challenges do designers face when working with sensitive data? What UX or design trends in FinTech do you see — or want to see?

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Toggl App Review: Helps UX Freelancers Spend Less Time Getting Mo’ Money

We review Toggl—an app that helps you plan how much time you spend on tasks. If you're a UX freelancer, find out if it could improve your efficiency...

Making UX work: How do you know if you’re doing UX “right”? [a #uxchat roundup] Making UX work [a #uxchat roundup] with Jonas Downey

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed how to make UX work. How does UX fit into your design process? How can you turn research results into actionable product/design decisions? How do you know if you're doing it "right"?

28 Expert Opinions on User-centred Product Management

The definition of product management and what it entails seems to change from company to company—and, irritatingly, from person to...

user research, discovery work, ux, user experience, uxchat

Researching the Unfamiliar: What’s the most unfamiliar topic or sector you’ve explored? [a #uxchat roundup] Researching the unfamiliar [a #uxchat roundup] with Tarah Srethwatanakul

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed researching the unfamiliar. What's the most unfamiliar topic or sector you've explored? What are the most important questions to ask? What tools or processes are helpful for getting up to speed with an unfamiliar topic?

What role does UX play in improving conversion rates? [a #uxchat roundup]

What role does UX play in improving conversion rates? [a #uxchat roundup] UX and CRO [a #uxchat roundup] with Jon MacDonald

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the role UX plays in improving conversion rates. What's the role of visual design? How can we utilise qualitative and quantitative data?