Category: UXPlanet

  • The Evolution of UX Process Methodology

    The Evolution of UX Process Methodology

    The UX Process is Confusing, Even to Most Designers. This is an article explaining why.

  • Scaling Design as the Company Grows

    Scaling Design as the Company Grows

    When it comes to scaling design the process of alignment can be dauntingly complex for someone who isn’t a veteran of the game. This article explores anon-exhaustive list of moving parts involved in that challenge.

  • UX is Process: Designing From a Creative Brief

    UX is Process: Designing From a Creative Brief

    Unlike traditional brief formats, a UX Creative Brief challenges us to redefine our beliefs about what is possible. In This Series: How to Intake a New Project Actionable User Insight Design from a Creative Brief (you are here) The Design Sprint that works for you (forthcoming) Emotional pain points drive the creation of an opportunity statement, which anchors a creative…

  • UX is Process: Actionable User Insight

    UX is Process: Actionable User Insight

    How to go from raw data to actionable user insight: persona and user matrix modeling In This Series: How to Intake a New Project Actionable User Insight (you are here) Design from a Creative Brief The Design Sprint that works for you (forthcoming) The first article of this series looked at how a consistent and repeatable intake process can…

  • UX is Process: How to Intake a New Project

    UX is Process: How to Intake a New Project

    Creating consistent and repeatable intake process for your team In This Series: How to Intake a New Project (you are here) Actionable User Insight Design from a Creative Brief The Design Sprint that works for you (forthcoming) Stop me if this sounds familiar. There’s a wall a lot of aspiring and establishing designers hit. You want to…

  • Breakpoints are for reflow, the rest is fluid

    Breakpoints are for reflow, the rest is fluid

    A lot of the foundational systems that we take for granted in web design have been updated as UX design has come into its own. That doesn’t mean there isn’t still a lot of work left to do. Our responsive naming conventions are an area that may need a little love. I’ve recently been in…

  • Soft Skills in UX Design Leadership

    Soft Skills in UX Design Leadership

    Technical skill is what makes a designer proficient. Greatness is found in the soft skills. We all know the technical skills involved in UX. They range from fluency with design software to an ability to run a card sort or a conjoint analysis. We like to see a portfolio of work. We need to see a familiarity with lean UX…