Empathy is the act of understanding and vicariously experiencing the feelings of another. It’s a prerequisite to good user-centered design. Melisa Angulo-Javier shows us how to protect one of our greatest assets.
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Whereas Flash was a control freak, those who embrace HTML5 are often champions of progressive enhancement. In the end, our users win. SuAnne explores ways to challenge the status quo and design for the modern web.
When talk builds about making seductive interactions, it’s nice to have people like Stephen Anderson giving us his two cents. Here are UX Booth contributor Michael Wilson’s two cents on Anderson’s two cents.
Getting lost in the minutiae of user experience research can affect the way we design for the Big Picture. Writer and user experience lead Jod Kaftan discusses why and how you should strive for design transcendence.
Knowing your stuff isn’t necessarily enough to land your dream job. Those in charge of hiring UX professionals are concerned with a number of other factors; don’t let it catch you off guard.
Pairing UX designers with potential clients is a situation wrought with strife, but it doesn’t have to be. In this article, Andrew asks how we can better sell ourselves as UX designers.
In this detailed review, Paul Seys describes an up-and-coming UX title that’s jam-packed with lessons for designers both new and established. Follow along to learn how author Giles Colborne’s teaches his readers the essence of great design.
How do we design for the constantly-evolving, quickly-growing market of mobile devices? Bryan and Stephanie Reiger search for the common design traits between products targeting the “mobile” space.
The word “corporate” carries with it numerous connotations. Andrew shares his thoughts on the challenges facing big brands as they design corporate user experiences.
Is it possible to calculate the ROI of great design? What about the cost-per-acquisition of a customer sold on User Experience? There are no second chances for first impressions, and even the smallest opportunity is a chance to “Wow” users. What you do with that opportunity can spark a chain of events that can make or break your business.