Blog Posts Tagged With usability

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4 Ways to Enhance UX with API Integrations

For years now, practically every tech product on the market has been undergoing a radical shift. Technical products are becoming simpler, and simple products are becoming easier to integrate. Both of these occurrences are due to a profound market-wide interest in improving the user experience (UX). UX design is what makes complex, technically demanding tools […]
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5 Foolproof Strategies for Optimizing an Online Community Site

The world’s most successful online businesses are more than just websites; they’re also platforms that power entire communities. This makes sense, considering the user community makes a brand powerful in the first place. Popular online communities like GoodReads, DeviantArt, or CouchSurfing work because they empower users to meaningfully interact with one another in ways that […]

7 KPIs to Measure the ROI of UX Design

UX design plays a vital role in the overall success of your website or software application. It’s not uncommon then that companies put a large number of resources into developing UX that is both highly functional and innovative for their user base. However, how do you know if you’re seeing a positive ROI when it […]

3 Strategies for Design that Look Great, Work Great and Actually Sell

It’s not uncommon for different stakeholders to have different opinions about the right design decisions for your company. Engineering is focused on the efficiency and sustainability of the website or software product. Marketing is focused on conversion rates and acquisition. Design is focused on a delightful, clear and seamless user experience. It’s important to remember […]

User Research: Four Time-Saving Tips

You have a user research budget to improve your app, website or design, but you’ve hit a wall when searching online keywords like “customer research,” “user profile,” “usability testing,” “survey testing,” or “how do I increase my conversion?”   As you comb through dozens of online tutorials, best user research practices, and not-so-technical how-to articles, you’re […]

The Importance of Intranet Usability: A Note to the C-Suite

As an executive, wearing many professional hats is part of your job. On any given day, you might be dealing with budget issues, hiring decisions or project deadlines. However, your ability to multi-task and handle this myriad of responsibilities makes your job both rewarding and challenging. As a member of the C-suite, you also understand […]
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Top Five Tips For Making Your BI Solutions User Friendly

When people think of UX (user experience) design, it’s often in the context of e-commerce or B2C websites or apps – designing with the goal of making things more intuitive and appealing for shoppers, for instance. But some of my favorite projects over the years have involved creating user-driven internal business intelligence (BI) solutions for […]