These 9 design principles will prevent your interface from becoming a nightmare!

An interface is your products’ window to the user. It is a tool which in the ideal case fulfills the users’ expectation and allows him/her to use your product or system in a satisfying way. Ease of use and giving the user control are important guidelines for designers but unfortunately they are also very vague. … Continue reading These 9 design principles will prevent your interface from becoming a nightmare!

Top 3 blogs that will get you started with UX design

As a quiet “new” discipline (it has been around for some decades but has really taken off the last years), Ux is in continuous evolution. You won’t find big manuals in book stores and to get familiar with the field your best shot is to browse the web: it is full of precious information and the number of blogs and articles is growing exponentially.

Said this, some might feel slightly disoriented by the overload of choices available.
If you want to start reading about UX but don’t know where, I think the following 3 pages are a great read if you’re new to UX.

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Does your product has personality? Find out with a design persona

We humans readily perceive emotional states in everything that is vaguely lifelike or in other words: we tend to read emotional responses into anything, animate or not. This is a biological heritage of our desire to emotionally connect with others and why not with computers, iPods, and cars. Personality in design plays an important role … Continue reading Does your product has personality? Find out with a design persona