PowerMockup License Winners

PowerMockup offered 5 free licenses to give away to readers. Out of the 60 people who entered the giveaway, only 5 will win a free license for PowerMockup. The winners were chosen at random from the comments.

The Importance of Tying Personas to Wireframes

The Importance of Tying Personas to Wireframes

Do you design wireframes without knowing who your users are? Knowing the type of user who uses your interface is important in designing a great user experience.

Form Label Proximity: Right Aligned is Easier to Scan

Form Label Proximity: Right Aligned is Easier to Scan

Label alignment on forms is a serious issue. How you place labels next to fields can affect how users fill out your form. There are only three ways you can align labels to fields.

Win 5 Free Licenses for PowerMockup

Win 5 Free Licenses for PowerMockup

Wulfsoft is giving away five free PowerMockup licenses (worth $39.95 each) to the readers of UX Movement. PowerMockup is an add-on for creating wireframes in Microsoft PowerPoint.

How to Design a Better UX Resume

How to Design a Better UX Resume

User experience is a field that is growing. More and more people are learning, practicing and preaching UX. And many companies are looking to hire UX designers.

Finger-Friendly Design: Ideal Mobile Touch Target Sizes

Finger-Friendly Design: Ideal Mobile Touch Target Sizes

In darts, hitting the bulls-eye is harder to do than hitting any other part of the dartboard. This is because the bullseye is the smallest target. This same principle can also apply to touch targets on mobile devices.

A Flexible ID Field Helps Forgetful Users Log In

A Flexible ID Field Helps Forgetful Users Log In

Everyone forgets things from time to time. But forgetting a username on a website can keep users locked out of their account. It’s like forgetting your keys and getting locked out of your house.

Making Helpful Reviews Easier to Spot with Percentages

Making Helpful Reviews Easier to Spot with Percentages

Buying products online is never a sure thing. That’s why most users will read the reviews of a product before they buy it. However, the amount of reviews for a product can get quite large over time.

Why External Links Should Open in New Tabs

Why External Links Should Open in New Tabs

When most designers design websites, they don’t pay much attention to links. As long as the link works and takes users to the right page, everything is fine. However, a great user experience goes further than that.

Faceted Overload: Simplifying the Sidebar Navigation

Faceted Overload: Simplifying the Sidebar Navigation

The benefit of using a faceted sidebar navigation for your website is that you aren’t vertically constrained by space. You can list as many links in the sidebar as you need.