by anthony on 02/24/15 at 4:47 pm
Many confuse UX with UI, but they are not the same. They are part of the same circle, but not the same side. This shirt represents the differences through iconography.
Everyone wants a perfect design that brings in the highest conversion rates. But how do you get there? The answer is A/B testing. A/B testing allows you to show different designs to your users.
When starting any design project, you’re going to need to ask a lot of questions. The perceived problem and the actual problem may not be the same. So how can you get better at asking the right questions?
Every eCommerce website experiences users who add products to their cart without making a purchase. UX designers need to work with web developers to prevent shopping cart abandonment.
There are times when you’ll have a debate with your colleagues about a design decision. This shirt will remind you to keep calm and wireframe on when frustration sets in.
One of the most frustrating things users experience on mobile sites is a modal window. On desktop, modal windows display without issue because of the large screen size.
Making money is necessary to survive. But if you overspend what you make, you won’t have anything left for emergencies or vacations. Digit is a tool that automates your savings, so you don’t have to think about it.
What is the first thing you do when you get an idea for an app? If it’s not sketching, you’re designing apps the wrong way. There are many benefits to sketching out your app before you wireframe it on software.
On any project, the team is looking for a slam dunk. But this won’t happen if each team member isn’t aware of their role. The designer’s job is to design a user interface and communicate it to developers.
Managing teams is hard. Imagine it’s Monday morning and your team doesn’t know what they’re working on for the week. Plans change and schedules change with them. Spreadsheets weren’t built for this.
A website study found that out of 3 million home page visits only about 1% clicked a carousel slide. How could a large, graphical element on the home page get such few clicks?
Are most of your users skipping the optional fields on your form? You might not need that extra information, but having it could help you learn more about users and give them a better experience.
Designing a website that gives users a pleasant experience requires attention to detail. But there are so many aspects to designing a website that it’s hard to remember all the details needed to make it easy to use.
Did you know that the way your body text wraps can affect how users read it? Orphans are short lines that appear at the end of a paragraph.
Everyone knows how frustrating it is when you delete something you didn’t mean to delete. Whatever gets deleted is usually gone forever and the user is back to where they started.
Did you know that your website navigation can affect your conversion rate? Several studies have found that minimizing navigation on signup pages increases conversion rates.
Have you ever spent a long time reading a web page? A large amount of text may take a while to read. But research shows that margins and line lengths also affect reading speed and comprehension.