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Steve Portigal

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?...

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UX and the psychology of storytelling

How to combine the art of storytelling with the design of human experiences… The psychology of stories  In our everyday...

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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Five super-smooth ecommerce checkouts Graham Charlton picks his favourite checkouts based on their smooth UX

If your website has done the hard work of taking customers through a landing page to the point where they’ve...

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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...

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...

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A user experience guide to typography How to improve usability through typography, legibility, and readability

Whether your product requires users to read one word or 100,000 words, you should pay attention to the usability and...

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How to build a UX portfolio

UX Portfolios: the new bane of any UX designer’s life. A showcase of not just the work you’ve done, but...

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Why is mobile web UX still so bad?

Right now, in many ways, we have a better mobile web than ever before. We have super-fast 4G connectivity; we...