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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

UX Design Glossary: Affordances in User Interface

Obtaining professional knowledge and skills, designers face a variety of specific terminology. We have already published the posts with key terms for …

UI Design

Why design systems are a single point of failure – Chroma

Tools and techniques to prevent design system collapse<p>Two years ago left-pad broke the most popular sites on the web. left-pad was a 17 line utility …

How to Visualize Your Qualitative User Research Results for Maximum Impact

When thinking about visualization of research results, many people will automatically have an image of a graph in mind. Do you have that image, too? …

UX Design

The Secret to Designing Intuitive Products

A glimpse at what goes into designing products that are easy-to-use.<p>In today's business landscape, design has gained traction as a key factor for success. From the commoditization of technology, to lower barriers to competition, design has become a bottom-line investment because of it's ability to …

UI Design

10 Do’s and Don’ts of Mobile UX Design

Mobile design can be a tricky subject, with many things to consider when creating a mobile app. To simplify the task, I’ve prepared some highly …

UX Design

The UX Design Trends to Watch out for in 2018

There’s no such thing as “too early” in web design. By the time you implement the user experience (UX) design trends of today, the industry is …

UI Design

7 Usability Heuristics That All UI Designers Should Know

As UI designers, we are confronted with design problems every day. Knowing how best to tackle these issues means investigating, analysing, testing …

UX Design

Collaboration Kills Creativity, According to Science | Inc.com

The notion that collaboration makes people more creative has become conventional wisdom in the business world. Here's a typical example:<p>Collaboration has recently emerged as the defining characteristic of creativity and growth in nearly all sectors and industries. The singular genius who works …

Creativity

Want to Get More Done? Answer These 5 Questions Every Night | Inc.com

When it comes to staying on the positive end of the spectrum to growth and expansion, many people think that high performers have a secret that the majority doesn't possess.<p>However, their success isn't rooted in secrets and life hacks. It's rooted in a focus on systems and daily habits which …

Lifehacks

A Comprehensive Guide to UX Research Methods

You can’t build a product people will fall in love if you don’t know your audience. To maximize your chances of success, it’s extremely important to …

UX Design

Decision-Making Biases: Why Terrible Designs Seem Like a Good Idea at the Time

Everyone has biases. We all like to think that we are level-headed, rational people, but our brains are actually hard-wired to jump to conclusions.<p>As …

When User Personas Just Don’t Matter

I sat down with a new client a few weeks back to discuss an upcoming project of ours. I was set to learn their hopes and dreams, to see what exactly …

UX Design

A Checklist For Planning a UX Benchmark Study

Benchmarking the user experience of a website, app, or product is essential to understanding how the experience is for your users and if you’re …

Two Types of Motivation: Design to Satisfy Users.

No doubt, every designer - as well as any creative person - wishes to make something desired by lots of users, preferably on a regular basis. There …

UX Design

Tests Go First. Usability Testing in Design.

A tech guru, Steve Jobs, once said: “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” Unfortunately, some people still …

UX Design

Analytics for User Research, excerpt from Researching UX: Analytics by Luke Hay

Looking at the percentage of visitors from each country will help you understand the importance of international visitors to your website.<p>But you …

Analytics

5 must-read articles about conversational user interface

Since starting to work on a digital team in January, I have been devouring articles about tech trends. A topic that keeps popping up is …

Chatbots

10 Simple Tips to Improve User Testing

by Nick BabichTesting is a fundamental part of the UX designer’s job and a core part of the overall UX design process. It’s a great way to eliminate …

UX Design

How Emotions Impact Cognition

Two information-processing systems determine the human emotional response: the affective and cognitive processing systems. The affective system …

Psychology

Empathy fuelled Customer-Centricity

Almost every company or business has put innovation and customer-centricity as their core business driver and design thinking as their go-to …

UX Design

User Research: What It is and Why You should do It

When thinking about user research, many people primarily think of classic usability testing. While usability testing to ensure that your design is …

UX Design
Product Management

Design Experience That Matters: How Trust Makes Great Medical Devices

Great products meet the user's expectations and their circumstances. Every designer can tell you how understanding user needs requires lots of direct …

Medical Technology

10 Metrics Your Chatbot Should Track to Optimize User Experience

incorporating a chatbot into your marketing campaign can completely change the way you interact with your audiences<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's no secret that incorporating a chatbot into your marketing campaign can completely change the way you interact with …

Chatbots

The Chatbot Therapist Will See You Now

Chatbots are taking over the world. Over the past few years, virtual help agents have taken on surprisingly sensitive jobs in modern society: …

The Psychology Principles Every UI/UX Designer Needs to Know

Psychology plays a big part in a user’s experience with an application. By understanding how our designs are <i>perceived</i>, we can make adjustments so …

UI Design

Design principle: Error & Forgiveness

Making errors is an integral part of the way we humans live. We trip over when we are learning to walk and we press the wrong buttons when we use new …

UX Design

Affordance in user interface design

The properties of an object which allow it’s function.Affordances of concrete drainage pipesBrief historyOne of the top cited American psychologist …

UI Design

Why better design leads to better AI

As a judge for the newly minted Mobile UX Awards, I get to see and evaluate many different kinds of mobile experiences — including chatbots. Nearly 10 years after the launch of the game-changing app store, UX designers are programmed to apply app design thinking to just about every mobile …