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Creating More Inclusive and Culturally Sensitive Forms 1114 1184 The User Experience Design Guide

Creating More Inclusive and Culturally Sensitive Forms

Today’s websites are designed to be well organized, mobile-friendly, and accessible to those using adaptive technologies, but many never stop to think that our choices…

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New Online Seminar: Design Critiques: What, How, and When (Wednesday, February 13, 2019 2:00 PM ET/11:00 AM PT) 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

New Online Seminar: Design Critiques: What, How, and When (Wednesday, February 13, 2019 2:00 PM ET/11:00 AM PT)

Open feedback is essential for a collaborative UX process. However, sharing unfinished work is naturally uncomfortable and often generates tension. The right critique process can…

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The Anchoring Principle 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

The Anchoring Principle

Summary: People tend to focus on a single, initial piece of information, which influences how they estimate value and make subsequent decisions.

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Journey Mapping 101 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

Journey Mapping 101

Summary: A journey map is a visualization of the process that a person goes through in order to accomplish a goal.

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How Hybrid Org Design at Intuit Creates More Seamless Experiences 570 315 The User Experience Design Guide

How Hybrid Org Design at Intuit Creates More Seamless Experiences

Editor’s Note: This excerpt is part of InVision’s Design Genome Project, which looks at what powers great design and highlights more than a dozen companies…

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The Mobile Checkout Experience 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

The Mobile Checkout Experience

Summary: Optimize the checkout experience on mobile ecommerce channels by taking into account the strengths and limitations of mobile devices. Aim to minimize the number of…

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What Is Design Thinking, Really? (What Practitioners Say) 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

What Is Design Thinking, Really? (What Practitioners Say)

Summary: The majority of UX and design professionals define design thinking roughly the same, regardless of industry and experience, but there’s no agreement on the specifics.

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6 Great Articles on AI You Should Read Today 1 1 The User Experience Design Guide

6 Great Articles on AI You Should Read Today

Today we all use artificial intelligence in our daily lives, whether it’s through Alexa or your next pizza being delivered in a self-driving car.   How…

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Invest Your Online Spending in a UX Education This Cyber Monday 864 601 The User Experience Design Guide

Invest Your Online Spending in a UX Education This Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday has evolved from a trend to a tradition over the past couple of years, and online spending has skyrocketed with it. What online…

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Variable Fonts and Wide-Screen Layouts: Adopting Data-Driven Progressive Enhancements 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

Variable Fonts and Wide-Screen Layouts: Adopting Data-Driven Progressive Enhancements

Summary: The NN/g website homepage now incorporates variable fonts and a wide-screen layout — 2 technical adjustments which improve the user experience for a subset of…

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The User Experience of Chatbots 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

The User Experience of Chatbots

Summary: Far from being ‘intelligent’, today’s chatbots guide users through simple linear flows, and our user research shows that they have a hard time whenever users…

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Five Mistakes in Designing Mobile Push Notifications 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

Five Mistakes in Designing Mobile Push Notifications

Summary: Provide value to users before asking them to receive your app’s notifications; tell them what the notifications will be about. Don’t send notifications in bursts;…

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Filling the Silence with Digital Noise 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

Filling the Silence with Digital Noise

Summary: Many people use digital media to avoid silence or empty time.

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New Online Seminar: Digital Workplace Transformation (Tuesday, December 11, 2018 11:00 AM ET/8:00 AM PT) 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

New Online Seminar: Digital Workplace Transformation (Tuesday, December 11, 2018 11:00 AM ET/8:00 AM PT)

This online seminar explores the details of designing and delivering a new digital workplace: everything from establishing a vision and set of goals, through delivering…

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How to Run a Successful Design Review 1600 770 The User Experience Design Guide

How to Run a Successful Design Review

As UX designers in the software enterprise, we review our design work a lot. Design reviews and feedback at every stage of the design process…

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UX Debt: How to Identify, Prioritize, and Resolve 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

UX Debt: How to Identify, Prioritize, and Resolve

Summary: Like tech debt, UX debt piles up over time and, if left unaddressed, leads to compounding user problems and costly cleanup efforts. Agile teams can…

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Design Guidelines for Input Steppers 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

Design Guidelines for Input Steppers

Summary: Reduce input effort for fields with values that deviate little from the default by allowing users to increase or decrease the number in a single…

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UX Conference London Announced (Mar 30 – Apr 5) 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

UX Conference London Announced (Mar 30 – Apr 5)

In-depth, full-day courses, teaching user experience best practices for successful design. Conference focus on long-lasting skills for UX professionals. 30 March – 5 April, 2019.

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Improve Your Design Process in Discovery, Ideation, and Prototyping 512 288 The User Experience Design Guide

Improve Your Design Process in Discovery, Ideation, and Prototyping

Each time a product team begins a new project, the list of things to do can be overwhelming. A strong design process can create structure,…

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UX Guidelines for Recommended Content 150 150 The User Experience Design Guide

UX Guidelines for Recommended Content

Summary: Encourage engagement with recommendations by presenting them prominently, segmenting suggestions into clear categories, and providing methods for users to give feedback.

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