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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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The Importance of Human-centered Design in Product Design

by Miklos Philips

Human-centered design is about solving problems, not implementing solutions. This guide provides an overview of HCD, a process that ensures optimum user experiences, effortless interaction, and ultimately, business benefits.

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UX Research Methods and the Path to User Empathy

by Micah Bowers

How can designers move beyond personal insights to understand the problems users face? We introduce time-tested UX research methods that inspire user empathy and lead to better user experiences.

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First Impressions – A Guide to Onboarding UX

by Bree Chapin

Nearly one in four users will abandon a mobile app after using it just once. Good onboarding makes a great first impression, gives users a guided introduction, and can significantly improve user retention.

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Words Matter – The True Value of UX Copy

by Micah Bowers

Well-crafted words improve UX and provide people with decision-making clarity. We explore the true value of UX copy and provide sensible writing tips for greater user engagement.

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