Category Archives: User Experience

UX of Software Things

If you’re part of a team that build software products, you’ve probably heard about UX before and you know it’s kind of important. But often in stand-up’s, I hear developers say: “the work I’m doing at the moment doesn’t really … Continue reading

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Usefulness of Useful

The biggest challenge in designing a great product is figuring out what the core features are that will fulfil the users’ needs. Not only should the product fulfil those needs, but also deliver it in a way that is easy to understand and pleasant to use.

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Does User Experience Design Exist?

I stumbled across a post this morning (from back in 2008 by Zurb) titled “User Experience Design Does Not Exist“.  It caught my eye, because this is something that has crept back in my mind (again and again) – and … Continue reading

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Stop making bland things

Download or view on SpeakerDeck Here are my slides from my talk at UX South Africa 2014.

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Walkers. Flesh Eating Personas

With a whispering breath of warm light the sun carved its final shadow on the girl with the golden hair. This is the closest I’ve been to her and I could finally see her every detail, every little scar telling … Continue reading

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I Love UX Design. What is a UX Designer?

If you are new to ux design or simply want to understand the world of a ux designer a little better, this awesome two-part video gives a high level view of what a ux designer does. The videos were created by Viran … Continue reading

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