What is User Experience and Why You Should Care

Did you know 88% of online consumers are less likely to return to a website after a bad experience? You’ve probably heard website designers, developers, and marketers discuss a website’s “user experience” or UX. But do you know what this Continue reading What is User Experience and Why You Should Care

Experience with: WHMCS / openstack-vps plugin

We are considering using modulesgarden openstack-vps plugin to handle provisioning of our VPS customers. I am curious if anyone has experience provisioning VPS’s on OpenStack using this specific plugin. Basically we build public and private clouds to order, but Continue reading Experience with: WHMCS / openstack-vps plugin

Introducing Your New User Portal Experience

WP Engine has been hard at work creating a new user experience in your WP Engine User Portal! This new user experience brings some powerful new workflows for development and organization for teams. If you are on a new Startup, Continue reading Introducing Your New User Portal Experience

Experience with HostxNow – User Review

I am a web designer who also host some client sites. Previously I have been hosting the sites as Addon Domains and just thought of trying the Reseller Package this time. Read some good feedback on WebHostingTalk regarding HostXNow Continue reading Experience with HostxNow – User Review

A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) Having undertaken initial user research and analyzed your research findings, the next phase of the design process is to apply what you’ve learned by developing a series of designs to test your assumptions. In the Continue reading A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

A Smarter, More Personalized Education Experience

Online and blended learning solutions are one way to provide students with a more customized and flexible approach to learning. Edgenuity Inc. provides K-12 level students with online and blended learning solutions including online courses, credit recovery, intervention, test preparation, and Continue reading A Smarter, More Personalized Education Experience

Using Gradients In User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) Color has the potential to make or break product. Today you’ll learn how to use gradients for a website in Adobe XD through a very useful tutorial. In the last Adobe XD release, radial gradients Continue reading Using Gradients In User Experience Design — Smashing Magazine

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