The everyday work of a freelance UX designer demands combining two quite different skills: research and design. A rundown of two simple, yet powerful, tools that can help you exceed in both.
Raphael Henrique is a Brasilia-based designer creates UX tech solutions for (primarily) government agencies at Memora. We emailed with Raphael about the importance of user feedback, the intricacies of scheduling salon visits on an app, and the best rap-rock soundtrack to get stuff done.
Using templates is good for inspiration and skipping the setup, but to get the most out of templates you need to know how to customize the template for your own unique project. Take advantage of ready-to-use templates with instructions for commonly needed marketing materials. Now you can learn step-by-step while you create the deliverables you need.
An interview with Timothy Hykes, the UX designer behind 28 Days of Black Designers, a curated passion project running throughout Black History Month.
Liza Kindred recently took the keynote stage at IxDA’s Interaction 17 conference, and shared 9 rules for designing mindfully.
Six designers, ranging from UX, experience and service designers, all with experience of working in both Europe and North America, weigh in about their experiences. Interestingly, the perspectives were quite diverse, but had some common threads.