Strategy & Concepts
Implementation, Mental and Representation Models in UX
One of the main goals of great user experience (UX) design is to make your product easy and pleasurable to use. To achieve that, UX designers use a number of different approaches which share a common goal: making the product easy and pleasurable to use.Read more
Thinking about the design process: simple or complex?
In its most generic form, design refers to a plan for the construction of an object or a system. As such, it often requires a disciplined set of steps, often called the design process. Its initial idea and purpose is to provide a well-established framework, foundations for design-related work. But often design process can be too complex and harmful.Read more
Best practices OR Best starting points in UX
Best practices are valuable in the UX field. However, often we use them without really considering the broader context. In this post Darko Čengija of UX Passion talks about best practices and their relationship with best staring points in the user experience (and other disciplines).Read more
UI design for beginners, intermediates or experts?
As a user experience designers we are regularly in situations where our design decisions will make significant effect on the end users of the web site, application or generally any user interface or service we design. Apart from the need to understand business case and idea – probably the most important is to understand who are users of our interfaces?Read more
UX is not UI, learn that and stop trivializing!
Rarely passes a day when I don’t get invitation to some product demonstration, technology showcase claiming to be a presentation about UX. In most cases – developers show new UI controls, tech, code and claim to be „talking about UX“. I say stop trivializing – and learn the facts!Read more
UX ROI: User Experience Return on Investment
Calculating and even trying to understand what all adds up to the UX ROI is difficult task. When we are faced with clients and investors – ROI is something they often ask for. How to even start thinking about return on investment in the field of user experience? Here I’m talking about UX ROI discussion tool and other metrics.Read more
UX guidelines for Windows, Dynamics NAV and AX
User experience guidelines (UX Guides) are very useful design guidelines. Though they will not teach you how to design great user experiences – they will help you design your applications and avoid common mistakes. I’m sharing UX guidelines for Windows, NAV 2009 and AX 2009 with you.Read more
What is RoleTailored UX in NAV 2009? Part 2/2
In first article on RoleTailored User Experience I’ve shared some basic information and explained how RoleTailored UX is based on extensive research and I’ve discussed Customer Model. Now I will go through major RoleTailored UX elements – Role Center, List Places and Task Pages.Read more