The best (well, maybe worst) 5 usability failures ever

The best (well, maybe worst) 5 usability failures ever

This is a subjective (and somehow funny) top 5 list of the worst and most embarrassing usability failures.  The list does not include small businesses or manufacturers, only failures that caused millions of dollars of losses. We hope you find comfort if something goes wrong after reading this… 1) Samsung Note...

Breaking News: UX is not UI. And that isn't a bad thing!

Breaking News: UX is not UI. And that isn’t a bad thing!

Let’s say it now: UX is not UI. Period. We can usually find (especially in job offers) a search for “ UX / UI Designer ” or “UX / UI Developer”.  And, of course, there are thousands of designers and developers trained in the UX area who are looking for work. Because of this, there are...

“Like” vs Bookmarks vs Favorites

A Quick Guide to Bookmarks, Favorites and Social Validation

Today, we’ll learn what are and how to use three different mechanisms: bookmarks, favorites and social validation In today’s digital world, where information is abundant and organization is crucial, we often find ourselves needing to store or preserve specific pieces of information. This process, known as microorganization, involves saving...

Persona in UX

UX Personas: A simple method to identify our users accurately

Today we’ll talk about personas or personae , from a UX point of view. For all those who dedicate to the User Experience , the concept of personas  is nothing new, we use it constantly. However, for those who have just started on this fascinating path, this concept is really important....

UX screens for mobile app

What’s the definition of User Experience? Stop wondering!

Before we start, we need to make something clear: There are many definitions of user experience . Some as broad as the disciplines of User Experience itself. Other definitions are more narrow and simple, but not less correct. Renowned usability  experts Don Norman and Jakob Nielsen present one of those definitions, perhaps the simplest and...