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Break Point Analysis: Gaining insight into customer satisfaction and reducing over investment
A data visualization method that maps customer satisfaction levels, break point analysis lets you invest wisely in improving user experience.
NO. 1 039 - June 18,2013 - James Torio, Rishabh Dayal
Determining an Hourly Rate: A (Sometimes) Necessary Evil
Deciding what to charge potential clients as a freelance UXer requires balancing your skill set and replaceability against going rates in the marketplace.
NO. 1 038 - June 17,2013 - Devan Goldstein
Book Excerpt: Design For Care
An excerpt from the "Design Research for Healthcare Services" chapter of the new book Design for Care explains participatory scenario design in the context of health.
NO. 1 036 - June 13,2013 - Peter H. Jones
Hosting a Page Description Workshop
If you want to create a Page Description Diagram that reflects the needs of your stakeholders, consider inviting them to a Page Description Workshop.
NO. 1 035 - June 12,2013 - Colin Butler, Andrew Wirtanen
Embracing the UX Spectrum
Empathy, creativity and systems thinking play crucial parts in the design of successful experiences and can also foster consensus within the UX community
NO. 1 034 - June 11,2013 - Jordan Clayton-Hall
Improve Your Odds when Hiring for UX
There's no sure thing when hiring for user-centered design roles, but you can take steps to improve your odds of finding a winner.
NO. 958 - February 14, 2013 -
Why You Should Hire a VP of User Experience Design
A vice president overseeing all aspects of user experience can help organize the UX team and advocate its value to the rest of the company.
NO. 1 012 - May 2, 2013 -
Hiring the Right Designer
An intimate look at the hiring process of a successful, user-centered New York design firm.
NO. 1 021 - May 21, 2013 -
UX Magazine Featured
Killed at Launch
A failure to account for UX results in an e-commerce being pulled offline shortly after launch.
NO. 994 - April 5, 2013 -
4 Reasons Your UX Investment Isn’t...
Successful user experience efforts require more than just investment—they also need proper implementation.
NO. 943 - January 22, 2013 -
Problems and Solutions for Financial...
Avoid having users hit a dreaded dead-end when using financial apps by optimizing customer experience.
NO. 942 - January 21, 2013 -
Functional Beauty and User Experience...
Functional beauty is not as elusive as it sounds and can be created through careful user experience design.
NO. 941 - January 18, 2013 -
When UX Research Begins, Become the...
Getting the best possible results from user research requires thorough and reasoned communication at the onset from UX team leaders.
NO. 940 - January 17, 2013 -
Win This Book! Designing the Search...
Answer a question and enter to win a book
NO. 939 - January 16, 2013 -
UX Magazine Staff
Stanislavski and the Reluctant...
Tools employed by a mighty Russian acting coach can also can also be used to ease clients into an empathetic state.
NO. 938 - January 16, 2013 -
Process Makes Perfect: Speech...
The nine steps to a voice user interface design with rewarding user experience.
NO. 937 - January 15, 2013 -
Get Your Content Strategy Out of the...
Give your content strategy a backbone and a fighting chance by putting a plan and some tools behind it.
NO. 936 - January 11, 2013 -
Solving the Key Employment and Hiring...
We've partnered with niche recruiting agency Didus in order unpack the mysteries of the user experience job market.
NO. 935 - January 11, 2013 -
UX Magazine Staff
Re-Introducing Page Description Diagrams...
A useful blast from the past, PDDs let you work with clients to organize site priorities without muddling design.
NO. 934 - January 10, 2013 -
Getting Fruitful Collaboration Instead...
Cross-disciplinary groups can be a fountain of good ideas under the guiding wing of a good facilitator.
NO. 933 - January 8, 2013 -
Review: UX Archive
UX Archive is a great resource for comparing user flows, but the direction of the site's growth is unclear.
NO. 932 - January 7, 2013 -
Stop Explaining UX and Start Doing UX...
Designers can earn the respect they crave by manifesting UX at every opportunity.
NO. 931 - January 4, 2013 -
Creating Social Experiences that...
It seems as though users respond to digital social experiences that make them feel something.
NO. 930 - January 3, 2013 -
The Pursuit of Tappiness
Tablets are taking over, so make sure your site is happy to the touch.
NO. 929 - January 2, 2013 -
The Top 5 Website UX Trends of 2012
A look at some of the best user experience developments on the web this year.
NO. 928 - December 28, 2012 -
Terms and Conditions: A Snapshot of...
Terms and conditions should be clear enough that users know, among other things, who their ham sandwich photos belong to.
NO. 927 - December 27, 2012 -
Investigating Cross-Channel Consistency...
When designing for cross-channel experiences, it's helpful to examine the realm and nature of consistency.
NO. 926 - December 21, 2012 -
Treat Your Users Like Children
UX design brings with it some of the same rewards and challenges that come with being a parent.
NO. 925 - December 20, 2012 -
Tinkering in the Model Shop
UX practitioners can learn valuable skills for complex projects from scientific models—which often take cues from user experience design.
NO. 924 - December 19, 2012 -
The Flâneur Approach to User Experience...
We can learn a lot about good UX when we slow down, wander aimlessly, and observe the world around us.
NO. 923 - December 18, 2012 -
The Power of Value Stream Maps
Mapping the path of a customer's experience shows where improvements can be made.
NO. 922 - December 17, 2012 -
On the First Day of December, UXmas Gave...
Useful and timely surprises await in the UXmas advent calendar.
NO. 921 - December 14, 2012 -
UX Magazine Staff
Five Signs of an Advanced E-Commerce...
There are certain user-centric features that put some retail sites ahead of the rest.
NO. 920 - December 13, 2012 -