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UX Trends 2018: A Retrospective

by Miklos Philips

Every year, hot new UX design trends emerge that provide better user experiences. This retrospective explores some of the most interesting and effective ones from 2018.

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The Chat Crash – When a Chatbot Fails

by Micah Bowers

There’s much confusion and hyperbole surrounding chatbots. The tech is promising, but the user experience is lacking. We examine five chatbot fails and share practical tips to improve their UX.

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Cross-Cultural Design and the Role of UX

by Jenny Shen

Bringing a digital product to a new market can feel like navigating uncharted territory. Cultural differences are hard to identify but essential to understanding when developing a localized user experience.

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Designing for Readability – A Guide to Web Typography (with Infographic)

by Jordan DeVos

There’s a lot to consider when choosing a typeface for a digital design. There may not be a formula but designers can use this guide to find and format the right font for a pleasant reading experience.

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The Best UX Designer Portfolios – Inspiring Case Studies and Examples

by Miklos Philips

What makes a winning UX portfolio? More than a showcase of skills, a UX designer’s portfolio is an opportunity for them to create an enjoyable user experience as well as demonstrate their UX mastery.

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Design Talks: Research in Action with UX Researcher Caitria O'Neill

by Miklos Philips

On this week’s Design Talks we discuss research in action with Caitria O'Neill, a UX researcher at Airbnb. She studies people’s relationships with technology and how they behave with digital products.

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Breaking Down the Design Thinking Process

by Cameron Chapman

Design thinking goes beyond the usual problem-solving focus of most UI and UX designers and adds the aspect of deep empathy for the user to the entire product design lifecycle, increasing the prospect of success.

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Less is More – Using Lean UX to Assess Product Viability

by Tatjana Zavadja

How do product teams avoid wasting months of valuable time building something no one wants? Apply the iterative validation principles of Lean UX and create products that their end-users actually need.

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Design Talks: Emotionally Intelligent Design with Pamela Pavliscak

by Jordan DeVos

In the first of our Toptal Design Talks series, futurist Pamela Pavliscak discusses how emotions are deeply integrated into digital experiences and designers are positioned to facilitate genuine relationships through technology.

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