Categories
Personas

Rethinking User Personas

View the original postUser Personas Need to Evolve UX designers are creating elegant user personas that include details irrelevant to the work at hand, reducing their value for teams. In addition, these personas often leave out contextual details and behaviors that specify the frustrations and issues users face. Without these details, personas are just another […]

Categories
Personas

Personal growth for UX writers with Andrew Astleford

View the original post   Listen on Spotify Listen on Apple podcast Episode Summary Content strategist and UX writing mentor Andrew Astleford is always happy to share his journey from journalism to UX writing. He is full of good advice about personal growth, and this is also the recurring theme in this episode.   Episode […]

Categories
Personas Remote

Personal Space: Navigating the Home Office Life as a Remote UX Designer

View the original postUX designers are the architects of our digital world. UX design makes your interactions with technology seamless and enjoyable, whether you use a smartphone or computer. UX designers are responsible for designing interfaces that work well, are usable, and offer value to their users. UX design is also about shaping people’s experiences […]

Categories
Personas research

Five Research Personas to Watch Out For

View the original postThe User Research Persona Watch List In most circumstances, research participants are pleasant, helpful, and easy to work with. However, there are a few types that can make moderating a session really challenging and put you at risk of not getting the best insights. We only have a short time to gain […]

Categories
Personas

6 tips for creating a powerful personal brand

View the original post Personal branding is the art of making everything you create uniquely and recognizably yours, from your name, logo, and color scheme to your voice, imagery, values, and the way in which you conduct your business. Many people mistakenly believe that branding is only for large businesses, but branding is a valuable […]

Categories
Personas

Everything You Need to Know About the Personalization in UX Design

View the original postPhoto on Freepik When it comes to enhancing user experience, personalization plays a pivotal role. Users these days look for more feasibility while using products and services online. And their expectations are increasing easily and quickly alongside it. Thereby, users expect custom-made products and services. In fact, many users left using some products […]

Categories
Personas

Four persona examples for UX/UI design

View the original post As UX/UI designers, we have to keep in mind that we’re creating a product for real people. A user persona is a perfect tool to humanize our research data. We’ll look at some UX persona examples later. When we say the target user is women 35-60 years of age, our brains […]

Categories
Personas research

Create Personal Development Plan: A 4-Step Process for Growing as a Researcher

View the original post Advancing in your career can be as confusing as it is rewarding. To help clarify your next move, try replicating this action plan.

Categories
Personas

Keeping Personas and Journeys Engaging and Relevant

View the original postThe Life & Death of Personas and Their Journeys Personas and journey maps are often rolled out with great fanfare and enthusiasm. The user experience team has completed months of qualitative and quantitative research to craft a work of art representing the archetype user: They decide to proclaim her Sally. At first, […]

Categories
Personas

Scenario Mapping: Design Ideation Using Personas

View the original postSummary: Persona-based scenarios can be leveraged to influence design through guided brainstorming workshops called scenario-mapping workshops. In general, the word ‘scenario’ refers to a sequence of actions or events. UX professionals use scenarios in a variety of situations, the two most notable ones being usability testing ( task scenarios ) and ideation of […]