Universal Principles Of User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) As designers working in an ever-changing field, it’s important that we develop an understanding of the timeless design principles that underpin everything we do. In the second article in my series for Adobe XD, I’ll Continue reading Universal Principles Of User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

Designing Friction For A Better User Experience — Smashing Magazine

In experience design, friction is anything that prevents users from accomplishing their goals or getting things done. It’s the newsletter signup overlay covering the actual content, the difficult wording on a landing page, or the needless optional questions in a Continue reading Designing Friction For A Better User Experience — Smashing Magazine

Do Developers Influence the User Experience More Than Designers?

Have you ever wondered why you don’t find job advertisements for “user experience developers”? For that matter, why do designers monopolize improving the experience of users? It is not like designers are the only people who impact the user experience. Continue reading Do Developers Influence the User Experience More Than Designers?

How To Use Underlined Text To Improve User Experience — Smashing Magazine

(This article is supported by Adobe.) An underline is a horizontal line immediately below a portion of text. In our everyday experience, we underline to emphasize key sections of text, sometimes drawing an underline by hand below printed text. But Continue reading How To Use Underlined Text To Improve User Experience — Smashing Magazine

The Evolution Of User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

(This series of articles is kindly supported by Adobe.) We’re fortunate enough to be working at an incredibly exciting time in our industry. Yes, the challenges are considerable, but the opportunities are – equally – transformational. It’s never been a Continue reading The Evolution Of User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

The Digital Experience Platform, Explained I WP Engine Blog

The innovative and comprehensive technology offered by WP Engine’s Digital Experience Platform is designed to change the way customer’s interact with brands. There’s no denying that recent years can be characterized by a shift in how customers and businesses access and Continue reading The Digital Experience Platform, Explained I WP Engine Blog

WP Engine Unveils Industry’s First WordPress Digital Experience Platform

Agility, Performance, Intelligence and Integrations Enable Agencies, Brands and Publishers to Drive Business Forward Faster AUSTIN, Texas — OCT. 25, 2017 —  WP Engine today announced its WordPress Digital Experience Platform, the industry’s leading solution to build, deliver and optimize Continue reading WP Engine Unveils Industry’s First WordPress Digital Experience Platform

Combining Graphical And Voice Interfaces For A Better User Experience – Smashing Magazine

With​ ​the​ ​appearance​ ​of​ ​voice​ ​user​ ​interfaces,​ ​AI​ ​and​ ​chatbots,​ ​what is​ ​the​ ​future​ ​of​ ​graphical​ ​user​ ​interfaces (GUIs)?​ ​Don’t​ ​worry: Despite​ ​some dark​ ​predictions1​,​ ​GUIs​ ​will​ ​stay​ ​around​ ​for​ ​many​ ​years​ ​to​ ​come. Let​ ​me​ ​share​ ​my​ ​personal, humble Continue reading Combining Graphical And Voice Interfaces For A Better User Experience – Smashing Magazine

How Your Online Store Can Personalize Your Customers’ Experience

Online shoppers expect a customized experience now, with stores showing them the types of products they like before they have to spend a lot of time searching. But an eMarketer report from earlier this year found that only slightly more Continue reading How Your Online Store Can Personalize Your Customers’ Experience

A better WordPress Experience – Namecheap Blog

Introduction When we launched EasyWP a couple of months ago, our initial launch was quiet. We wanted a week or two of testing our latest managed WordPress hosting service, fully built on our own stack from the bare metal foundation Continue reading A better WordPress Experience – Namecheap Blog