Annette Keys

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Design Sprint Kit

What’s a Design Sprint?<p>A design sprint is a five-phase framework that helps answer critical business questions through rapid prototyping and user …

Design Thinking

A Roadmap To Building A Delightful Onboarding Experience For Mobile App Users

But once the user logs into the app, they’re often left alone. They start drowning instead of swimming towards their goal.<p>For users to give your app …

UX Design

UX Testing For The Masses: Keep It Simple And Cost Effective

User experience design (UXD or UED) is the process of enhancing user satisfaction by improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in …

UX Design

XD Essentials: Card-Based User Interfaces

Web and mobile apps are moving away from pages towards completely personalized experiences. These new experiences are built on an aggregation of many …

Reading minds: the psychology behind UX design

If we were to gather a hundred different designers into one room and ask them one-by-one how they approach UX design, we would get approximately one …

Google I/O 2014 - The design sprint: from Google Ventures to Google[x]

How It Works: Design Thinking

How Mapping the Customer Journey Can Help You Create Better User Experiences

In 2012, Sephora decided to make major changes to improve customer experience both in its in-store and online platforms. The company looked at its current customer interactions and realized that shoppers took a multifaceted approach to purchasing the company's beauty products. The company needed to …

Six Tips for Stunning Data Visualization

It's important to display your data so that it's understandable, but sometimes you need a little help.<p>We're all collecting data - mounds and mounds of data. So, how do we use this data to make it worthwhile? Well, regardless of whether you're presenting data to company executives or prospective …

Data Visualization

8 UX Design Misconceptions You Need To Beware Of

Though the focus on design is continuing across digital spaces and web, there are too many clients who have no idea of what designing a user …

Web Application

3 Strategies for Improving User Experience in Your Ecommerce Designs

As the last remnants of winter melt away, spring brings a whole new season of fashion trends, recreation opportunities, and a desire to get back …

My Secret Tip for Testing Data Visualizations | Katherine S. Rowell

<b>This past Sunday my husband, Bret, our pup, Juno, and I headed out to Deer Island in Massachusetts Bay.</b> We love this walk because of the fantastic …

Data Visualization

The dirty little secret that data journalists aren’t telling you

Take a look at the map above. It tells the story of a year's population change in the United States, according to the latest census data. It shows where the population is growing, like the coasts, the Sun Belt and the oil fields of western North Dakota.<p>It shows, too, where numbers are in decline -- …

Data Visualization

3D printed infographics add a touch of playfulness to company's annual report

Apr 14, 2016 | By Tess<p>Charts and graphs, though necessary in many business meetings, do not really convey any notions of fun or excitement. In order …

3D Printing