Blog Posts Tagged With user personas

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Use Journey Mapping to Identify & Resolve UX Friction

Every technological process involves a necessary series of steps, or clear set of conditions, that must be met, one-by-one, for the overall project to be a success. This is especially true for mobile apps, whose users are interested in an additional, all-important element – convenience. In order to be successful in today’s on-the-go mobile culture, app […]
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Essential Elements in Creating a Customer Journey Map

Customers are increasingly savvy and look beyond products or pricing when they make purchasing decisions. They want to buy from businesses that offer a high level of customer service and deliver a seamless buying process. In fact, 86 percent of buyers are willing to pay more for a better customer experience. In order to design […]

3 Examples of Business Problems Solved by UX Design

Until recently, everyday objects and business tools were defined by technology, and technology was largely determined by engineers. Consider the telephone. From Alexander Graham Bell’s first experiments, up until the moment Steve Jobs entered the scene, telephone design meant making the product look attractive – and little more. For most of human history engineers have […]
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4 UX Tips To Help You Capitalize on the Freemium Model

Over the past several years there has been a seismic shift in the way that consumers access the Internet. After decades of supremacy, desktops were supplanted late in 2016 as a majority of Internet traffic came from mobile devices for the first time. Driving this change is the mobile application market. This year, mobile applications […]

Uptop’s UX Discovery Workshop

Our UX team recently conducted a 3-day Discovery Workshop for a client in the healthcare industry. Their company was using an analog process for their clients’ paperwork; thus, we were tasked with finding a way to incorporate new technologies and improve the digital user experience. Another challenge was to find a solution to their current […]

UX Design and Marketing: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

UX designers and marketers are both after the same thing—learning to understand the needs and wants of their customers. In many instances, UX specialists even use some of the same tactics as marketers to enhance their websites or applications, as highlighted by DesignForUse CEO Nishant Jain in his article “User Experience Design—The New Age Marketing […]

IoT Marketing Strategy: Designing Success for your SMB

It’s noon. You’re famished. You head outside to find some lunch, but you can’t make up your mind about where to eat. All of a sudden your phone vibrates. It’s an alert from the sandwich shop to your right. You haven’t been there since you called in an order for a pastrami sandwich last month. […]

Website Navigation Design: Three Common Mistakes to Avoid

As eCommerce continues to grow, consumers are consistently given more freedom than ever when it comes to when they shop, where they shop and how they shop (for example, using their phone when they’re on the go versus on a desktop at home). In fact, according to findings from the Center for Retail Research, online […]