Stuart Silverstein

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Fat Footer Roundup

Mary skimmed the plumbing page of The Home Depot’s site, looking in vain for the faucet she would need to finish redoing her bathroom. The page …

8 UX Requirements for Designing a User-Friendly Homepage Carousel

Carousels are hugely popular on e-commerce sites. Especially on the homepage. In fact, 52% of the top US e-commerce sites have a carousel on the …

How Funding Works – Splitting The Equity Pie With Investors

A hypothetical startup will get about $15,000 from family and friends, about $200,000 from an angel investor three months later, and about $2 Million …

The product design sprint: diverge (day 2) – GV Library

<b>Oct 26, 2012</b><p><i>At Google Ventures, we have a five-day process for taking a product or feature from design through prototyping and testing. We call it a</i> …

The Design Sprint — GV

The sprint gives teams a shortcut to learning without building and launching.<p>The sprint is a five-day process for answering critical business …

UX Design

The product design sprint: understand (day 1) – GV Library

<b>Oct 12, 2012</b><p>At Google Ventures, we have a five-day process for taking a product or feature from design through prototyping and testing. We call it a …

Product Management

Walls

In the world of "user experience," walls have a bit of a bad name.<p>For example, "throwing" something, such as requirements, "over the wall" is …

Finding New Solutions in Old Philosophy

As a graduate student at Harvard University, one of my main influences was the Austrian philosopher, Ludwig Wittgenstein. Wittgenstein argued that …

Persuading Clients That the Need for User Research and Usability Testing Is Real

In my monthly column <i>Ask UXmatters</i>, our experts provide answers to our readers’ questions about a broad range of user experience matters. To get …

Bridging UX & Web Development: Better Results Through Team Integration

Let me stop here for a moment to address the Agile elephant, because if I don’t, I know it’ll stomp ominously about the periphery of the room and …

The Lean Agency

• Picture this: You run a UX agency and have been talking to a client about creating a mobile application that would improve communication between the …

Five Ways People Adopt And Love Change

Oh dear Lord. The new experience. You’ve spent months redesigning it and now you’re in the homestretch. But even if you know in your heart of hearts …