The Optimal Text Layout is More Than Line Length

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October 2nd, 2012

Like many of us, I have read a lot of articles containing endless bullet points about how to improve a Web site’s usability. Unfortunately I rarely come across a post bringing up text layout or typography (heck, I even forgot about it in my previous posts) and when it does it seems to be limited… continue reading

Announcing the Winners of the Book Giveaway

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September 14th, 2012

The book giveaway contest for ‘Playful Design’ by John Ferrara and ‘Storytelling for User Experience’ by Whitney Quesenbery & Kevin Brooks has concluded. Find out now if you’re one of the lucky winners. Not a winner this time? Look out for another book giveaway in … continue reading

Win a copy of ‘Storytelling for User Experience’ or ‘Playful Design’

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September 4th, 2012

I’m giving away two copies of John Ferrara’s new book, Playful Design and two copies of ‘Storytelling for User Experience’ by Whitney Quesenbery & Kevin Brooks. Whether you are a UX Professional or enthusiast Usability Evangelist, you’ll surely appreciate these two books. To enter, just follow … continue reading

My 5 Favorite Movies on User Experience for July 2012

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July 31st, 2012

In my attempt to stay up to date with my profession I attend conferences from time to time or watch interesting live shows on usability related issues. Searching the web for interesting articles I stumbled upon some movies on User Experience of which I … continue reading

Which Test Won and Testing Email Templates

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July 16th, 2012

At Corelio Publishing, a leading online and offline news publisher in Belgium, we’re testing our newsletter templates endlessly. With several 100k emails a day even the smallest change could mean a huge difference in the Click Through Rate and traffic to our websites. Although A/B testing with email templates is not that hard, it demands… continue reading