Things we've been reading
4 Fundamental Mobile UX Principles You Should Know By Now
Usability principles I'd say. Subset of UX.
The Beginner’s Guide to Accessible Mobile UI Design
I shared this article with a client of ours. Very good for explaining the benefits.
UI interactions of the week
Interesting ideas, even if some of them break usability principles.
What are the maximum number of cards one should use in a card sorting exercise?
Good discussion on the perfect number.
Google voice search records and keeps conversations people have around their phones
Just talking is enough to activate the recordings – but thankfully there's an easy way of hearing and deleting them.
Live Prototyping with InVision Craft Prototype in Sketch
Still in Beta but…Woohoo! 🙌 No more switching apps for prototyping!
Nir Eyal: The Psychology of Building Addictive Products
The Ideal Design Workflow
If you have time that is.
The 5 step guide to convert any webpage into Sketch
Sketch users take note!
How to drive UX with interactive storytelling
Some stories simply can’t be fully conveyed through static images...
Designing for Desire - the psychology of influence in recruiting new members
Check out the slides from a recent presentation delivered by our very own Head of User Experience & Design Tom Evans, where he shares crucial insight from the field of psychology that you can use to design more engaging and effective online member recruitment experiences.
Tools that have interested us
Put articles, videos or pretty much anything into Pocket to read later.
Videos we've been watching
6 ways to tighten up your designs
It takes a lot of thought, consistency, and consideration to get there. Good watch.
Podcasts we've been listening to
Interview with @MrAlanCooper at #UXLx 2016
Alan Cooper was the closing keynote on the speaker day at UXLx 2016. Always a good listen.