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Designing for Dyslexia (Part 1)

As designers, we think daily about the challenges our users may face, and choose the right best practices and patterns to help them. This week, UX designer Andrew Zusman introduces us to a unique challenge faced by dyslexics around the world: the challenge of not recognizing the patterns that seem so obvious to many of us.

The UX Booth Newsletter

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Web 2.0, Web 3.0, and the Internet of Things

The internet has become an integrated, seamless, and often invisible part of our everyday lives. Some see this connection as a way to a brighter future, while others have trepidations. The only thing that seems certain is that the Internet is going to be very different from what it has been and from what we might even be able to imagine. Show More Summary


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Putting the “Twingle” in Information Architecture

Peter Morville's new book, Intertwingled, is making connections in areas we didn't think possible! This week, we're excited to be interviewing him about his new book and the current state of information architecture - and we can't wait to share what he has to say! The post Putting the “Twingle” in Information Architecture appeared first on UX Booth.

Before You Hire a Designer

We're very excited to be sharing an excerpt from Mike Monteiro's new book, You're My Favorite Client. We hope you enjoy it! The post Before You Hire a Designer appeared first on UX Booth.

Guerilla Research Tactics and Tools

As UX practitioners, we know the value of user research, and understand that 'failing to plan is planning to fail'. Quite often though, our budgets or timescales fall far shorter than our aspirations. UX Designer Chris Myhill explains...Show More Summary

Forging Ahead in the World of the Web

Forge Conference, coming up this Friday in Philadelphia, is a place where web designers come together to share their triumphs and their challenges, and to discuss the web of the future. This week UX Booth interviewed Marc Sasinski and...Show More Summary

Exploring the Google Glass UX

Google Glass opens up a whole new world for designers. It's a world of wearable devices, and the applications that go with them. This week, authors Markiyan Matsekh and Oteh Hasoshyn explore the opportunities and the limitations that come with designing for Google Glass. The post Exploring the Google Glass UX appeared first on UX Booth.

Breaking the Constraints

We all come up against constraints in our work. The question Marli Mesibov asks us this week is: which constraints should we work around, and which ones should we challenge? The post Breaking the Constraints appeared first on UX Boo...

What a Difference a Lab Day Makes

Can a single day really make a difference? If it's a day designed specifically to increase innovation, foster creativity, and bring together projects that might otherwise never see the light of day, it can make all the difference in the world. Show More Summary

The Ethics of UX Research

In the wake of the Facebook "manipulation" controversy, author and researcher Nicholas Bowman asks (and answers) how can we ensure our user research is ethical and socially responsible. The post The Ethics of UX Research appeared first on UX Booth.

Creating Content in an International World

Across the United States, UX professionals have their fair share of struggles aligning business goals and user needs. How do those challenges shift when working internationally? This week, UX Booth interviews two content strategistsShow More Summary

Research for the Right Audience

Design research is the foundation upon which a good user experience is built - but the research is useless unless it can be conveyed to the right audience. This week, Laurissa Wolfram-Hvass introduces us to a variety of ways to connect to the audience when the audience is our colleagues. The post Research for the Right Audience appeared first on UX Booth.

Content Marketing: You’re Doing it Wrong

Content marketing is a robust and focused form of marketing, and yet it's all too common for businesses to invest in content marketing and see it fail. Why? Simple: content marketing can't just be done, it needs to be done well. This...Show More Summary

Progressive Content for Progressive Reduction

A key element of creating a usable content strategy is identifying what information users need, and when. This week, author Ben Barone-Nugent digs deep into what information users need, as he presents the idea of progressive reduction,...Show More Summary

How to Define Visitors’ Eye Path to Lead Them to the Conversion Goal

Thanks to our sponsor, VWO. VWO has made publishing possible this month on UX Booth. The post How to Define Visitors’ Eye Path to Lead Them to the Conversion Goal appeared first on UX Booth.

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Facebook, Sentiment Analysis, and Emotional Contagion

Sentiment analysis and emotional contagion are nothing new, but Facebook's recent research study, dubbed by the media the "emotion manipulation" study has launched heated debates regarding the accuracy of the research and the ethics of performing experiments on people without their knowledge or consent. Show More Summary

Realizing Empathy, Part 2: Praxis

Empathy is a curious, human capacity that pervades the worlds of both art and design. In part two of Seung Chan Lim (Slim)'s three-part series, we explore how we, as designers, can realize empathy. The post Realizing Empathy, Part 2: Praxis appeared first on UX Booth.

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