Product Co-Creation: 5 Lessons for Designers and Businesses

[ad_1] Mixing your own drink at the soda fountain, ordering a personal message on a paper greeting card, or selecting the fabric, sleeve style, and length of a dress — these are all ways brands are co-creating products with their customers. And, more and more, these experiences are becoming central to the design process. Today’s

Designing for Different Screens and Devices: 7 Steps to Creating A Great UX

[ad_1] From a smartwatch with micro screens to the widest TV-screens, content should be developed to be viewed and interacted with across a range of screen sizes. But designing for different devices is more that just resizing content to display on different screens. It involves a lot of complexity: designers need to maximize the user

Better Understanding Users Through Ethnography

[ad_1] They’ve been called superpowers—ethnographic research skills that empower user experience designers to better understand their users and the motivators that drive them, ultimately leading to a more holistic design. Rather than putting yourself in your user’s shoes, ethnography encourages researchers to observe users as they walk around in them—noting from a distance their behaviors,

UX Design in Healthcare: 3M’s UX Design Principal Talks User-Centred Design in Life or Death Situations

[ad_1] Andy Vitale has one colorful background; before getting into design, he studied TV and radio before trying to make it as a professional wrestler. A desire to work in digital brought him to graphic design, launching him down a path that would see him become the UX Design Principal at 3M’s Health Care Business

Iteration Without Alienation: Instagram’s Masha Ioveva Shares Her Tips For Growing A Live Product

[ad_1] “Always apply to work with the best designers you can reach.” That’s been Masha Ioveva’s guiding career principle. It’s a mantra that’s taken her to some of the world’s top companies, including Apple, and eventually brought her to Instagram, where she is now one of those “best designers” in her own right. As one