user experience

user interface uxchat

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...

ux juggler

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:

UX from a Developer’s Perspective [a #uxchat roundup] What UX is from a Developer's Perspective [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed UX from a Developer’s perspective. Our talking points: What is a user-centred developer and...

machine learning

Machine Learning to Rethink the Human Experience [a #uxchat roundup] When does Machine Learning bring value to UX? [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed machine learning and how it can help improve user experience. Here’s the roundup of last...

Bellroy product display

The Top UX Trends for Ecommerce in 2017 so far

Please note: there is a more up-to-date version of this post here: Ecommerce UX trends in 2018. Inviting customers to...

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...

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?

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?

Growth hacking book Sean Ellis Morgan Brown

Understanding the pivotal role UX plays in growth hacking, by its inventors An interview with Sean Ellis, creator of growth hacking, and Morgan Brown, co-author of “Hacking Growth”

I know, I know. You’ve heard all about “growth hacking”. And you’re not into short-term thinking or get-rich-quick schemes. I...