New research suggests that we are incredibly bad at taking differences in competence into account when making group decisions. Is acknowledgement of this cognitive bias a cure for digital ‘bikeshedding’? Perhaps…
Users usually recognise that a magnifying-glass icon indicates a search tool, even when it has no label. Unfortunately, showing only the icon makes search more difficult to find.
Designing for a niche market: Building loyalty & trust through UI/UX Design for new mums (and the things that you learn as a freelance UX/UI designer!)
Yes. Design can be an agile anti-pattern, a sprint blocker. But that’s not the fault of the front end guys – it’s the handover, stupid! Right?!
The ‘Mobile App UX Principles report’ is a conversion optimisation framework defining the key considerations to improve app UX, optimise conversion and measure performance. It covers the whole customer journey … thanks Google!
Is it time to question Apple’s position as design leaders and shine a light on their design philosophy? “Apple is destroying design. Worse, it is revitalizing the old belief that design is only about making things look pretty. No, not so!” … so said Norman and Tog. Wow!
With every design decision we make, our digital creations serve to include or exclude large numbers of people. Designing for accessibility and inclusion acknowledges the diverse needs of users.
An ideation challenge: Rethinking Barclays Cycle Hire Scheme and the UX Design & Research of a new App.
I enjoyed a great contract role working for QVC Worked as part of their Design Team. I liked it so much I went back for more!
I enjoyed a great contract role with John Lewis where I was responsible for UI design and front-end development and implementation. This role demanded the strict adherence to brand guidelines and a level of design and artwork of the highest standard.