When I decided to start my career in UX, one thing that really bothered me was, being a UX Designer I’m supposed to interact with new people every day; with clients for requirement gathering and follow-ups; with users/potential users as the part of user research, and with my colleagues in different locations. But I am … Continue reading Can Introverts be UX Designers?
Reading Time: 3 mins approx. Spilling your coffee isn't nice. Especially the embarrassment you experience after the incident. None of us like to be caught in such a situation but it would have happened to most of you. Well just like you all I too had to go through this awful situation. Getting crushed in … Continue reading Have you ever spilled coffee?
Reading Time: 4 mins approx. A Friday evening, sitting in front of a giant screen with a medium sized popcorn or a cup of cold coffee in hand surrounded by an excited audience is a great feeling. Most of my weekends are like this. One question my friends and colleagues constantly ask me is why … Continue reading Convenience vs Experience: Movie Theatres
Reading Time: 3 mins approx. Imagine it's 2059, and you are at a park. You see two kids buying ice cream with their father. Kids were screaming the ice cream they wanted, space grey choco chip! To their disappointment, there was just one cup of that extraterrestrial goodness. The father reluctantly picks the cup and … Continue reading Share
Reading Time: 5 mins approx. Having a hobby is to spend one’s leisure time in a relaxing and fruitful manner. It helps us take a break from the daily rush of life and gives us joy and a sort of satisfaction. Good hobbies can improve one’s personality and character. Furthermore, it helps in discovering our … Continue reading Gardening and UX: A good mix?
Reading Time: 2 mins approx. The title is a little misleading, let me clarify that first. To the best of my knowledge, I don't remember ever clicking on an ad. I would call myself an experienced internet user. I have been online for more than half my life and I have seen many ads during … Continue reading Why haven’t I clicked on an ad my entire life?
Reading Time: 2 mins approx Are you the kind of person who likes organising everything around you? Every time I dig around for a file in my system or have to do an unnecessary search to access a folder, I feel like I’m least organised. I know a few people who love doing it and … Continue reading Information Architecture (IA) in Daily Life
Reading Time: 2 mins approx. Most of us have a misconception that UX Design is all about wireframing. But wireframing is just a part of a very long, essential and iterative process called UCA. Wireframing is, however, indispensable because it is the design phase where the designers put in all their ideas, thoughts, and assumptions … Continue reading How Intuitive Am I?
Reading Time: less than a minute I am a UX Designer. I work in a Company where web/mobile application development is the focus. As human beings, we have our own definitions and interpretations of everything under the sun. So to understand the perspectives, I asked 5 colleagues from different departments (same company), on their thoughts on UX. Responses … Continue reading Perspectives
As UX designers, there is always a need to empathize with people around us, which is one of the prerequisites in being one. In our workplace as well, we need to take special care and attention while creating a product for a specific user group: which is the Older Adults (Note: wouldn't want to mention … Continue reading Typography for Older Adults. How important is it?