How Poor Internet Security Can Ruin Your User Experience

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Dec 6, 2016

For much of the history of computers, the focus has lain with the functionality of computers. It was about getting the job done. Very little consideration was given to how users feel while getting the job done. This makes a lot of sense when we consider that computers were always intended to be tools. A… continue reading

The Psychology of Speed Perception

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Nov 22, 2016

Undoubtedly you know that the speed at which a site loads is an essential element of user experience and also impacts viability regarding conversions. After all, if you can’t keep ’em interested long enough for the site to load, they’re not going to stay — or buy. In website design, speed matters. But did you… continue reading

6 UX Design Techniques That Really Work

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Nov 8, 2016

It is easy to underestimate the importance of someone’s first impression. Judging by our feelings concerning a person’s appearance, clothes, speech, and other factors we are realising whether this person is interested in us or not. Of course, further communications can change our minds. However, this example is not exactly suitable for the field of… continue reading

Why Online Fonts Need to Be Bigger Than You Expect for Awesome UX

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Oct 11, 2016

You’ve likely heard the old saying that “bigger is better.” When it comes to online fonts and reading, new research strongly suggests that this applies to the web in particular. This study is especially significant because it generally goes against the grain of what we’ve always been told regarding web readability in a big way.… continue reading

Design Tug of War: Appealing to Management and Development

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Sep 27, 2016

A new General Manager joining the group brought with him a new methodology of pushing the entire organization to deliver innovative features every three months. And our company being a well-established, profitable, software maker, some of the employees were too comfortable to push the envelopes. Nonetheless, this new method was intended to reignite passion throughout… continue reading

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