Design & UX

Reader's Corner No.22: Why Japan’s Rail Workers Can’t Stop Pointing, Defining Processes for Your Team, How We Made Comic Sans, and Why PDF Newsletters Don’t Work

April 10, 2017

This week we share highlights from articles addressing the point-and-call system, how to define processes that actually have things get done, all about the creation and use of Comic Sans, and why PDF’s aren’t ideal for email newsletters.


Reader's Corner No.20: Accessible Email Newsletters, Too Much Risk Management, Scheduling Social Media Content, and CSS Grid Layout

March 27, 2017

We want to share some highlights from our readings this week, including the following topics: accessible email newsletters, too much risk management, scheduling social media content, and CSS Grid Layout.


Reader's Corner No.19: Managing Assets, Scheduling Mistakes, Visualizing Garbage Collection Algorithms, Internet map in 1973, and Craft Beer Branding

March 20, 2017

We are excited about Spring in the office, but still managing to get work done somehow. This week we're sharing about managing your physical and digital assets, common scheduling mistakes, visualizing garbage collection algorithms, an Internet map from 1973, and a craft beer branding guide.


Reader's Corner No.18: iPhone VoiceOver, ACCURATE Information, Instacart’s Staging Environment, File Naming Tips, and Adobe Illustrator Turns 30

March 13, 2017

We have a wide variety of topics this week to share, including: the iPhone VoiceOver feature, the importance of ACCURATE information, Instacart’s physical staging environment, file naming tips, and celebrating Adobe Illustrator turning 30.


Reader's Corner No.13: Faster-Than-Light Communication, Better Layouts and Images, Against Multitasking, Facebook Privacy, and Surviving Social Media

February 6, 2017

We work hard to be in the know, and because of that we read a lot. Here’s a list of some topics we’re reviewing this week: faster-than-light communication, better layouts and images, against multitasking, Facebook privacy, and surviving social media.


How to improve your website’s usability

September 21, 2016

Many clients contemplating a website redesign ask us how we would create a user friendly website for them. The most obvious questions we ask in return are “who are your users” and “what do they want to do?” This leads us to the often underutilized field of website usability.


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