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- 4/2/2015

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Let Links Be Links

Mar 31, 2015 - The concept of the web as an application platform has never been more popular, but the tools used to create these so-called “web apps” are still fraught with pitfalls that are often ignored or misunderstood. Single-page web app frameworks have gained traction because they can easily be used to [...]

10 Threats to the Quality of Online Research

Mar 31, 2015 - Wes easier and cheaper than ever to collect a lot of data quickly, thanks to the proliferation of paid online panels and customer email lists.But just b

Data-Driven Testing Strategies

Mar 30, 2015 - A/B testing, or Multivariate testing, has become a vital step in every digital asset’s Optimization Cycle.  But when coming to create a strategic testing roadmap, and when deciding what to test and ... Read More

Five Ways to Animate Responsibly

Mar 25, 2015 - In today's UIEtips, we're reprinting and article from Rachel Nabors, originally published in 24 Ways. Want to know more about how to put animation to work for your interface and its users? Join us April 2, when Rachel presents Improve UX With Animation. “Here’s an excerpt from the [...]

Four Tips For Fostering a Happier Project Team

Mar 25, 2015 - Would you rather be happy or unhappy? Seriously. It’s not a trick question. I’m thinking—and hoping—you answered “happy.” There’s a lot of benefits in being happy, incl

We're After Our Next Amazing Web Developer Intern

Mar 24, 2015 - We're looking for an amazing Web Developer Intern for a paid, 6-month internship. It starts in May 2015 in our offices just north of Boston. Fast Forward Six Months… We'd like to thank you for doing a fantastic job as our 2015 Spring/Summer Web Developer Intern. You've excelled at [...]

What on Earth is ISO 9241?

Mar 24, 2015 - International standards are everywhere, if you just know how to look. This week, author Paul Brooks brings to light one particular standard that can improve the usability of all our products. The post What on Earth is ISO 9241? appeared first on UX Booth

Defining intelligent content

Mar 22, 2015 - Intelligent content or smart content? “Content that is both digital and data-driven is poised then to be highly dynamic. This means that the content can be adapted quickly and efficiently to exactly suit the needs of different users. It is fundamentally responsive, which is much more than [...]

The customer experience is a journey

Mar 20, 2015 - If CX is a journey, what’s the destination? “The first step towards ensuring that customers are offered a delightful experience is to understand their purchase journey, from start to finish. Organisations must conduct a full evaluation to identify and understand the customer journeys by [...]

Progressive Enhancement and the Content-out Approach

Mar 19, 2015 - In today’s UIEtips, we’re pleased to publish an excerpt from Aaron’s book which discusses how progressive enhancement can serve your users by giving them access to content without technological restrictions. Here’s an excerpt from the article: Fundamentally, progressive [...]

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