Running a kick-ass kick-off workshop
7th May 2020
You’ve got two hours and a room full of anxious, opinionated stakeholders. How do you get the information you need to kickstart your digital project?
The Cobra Effect in digital projects
4th May 2020
If the right goals aren’t set at the beginning, it can have a disastrous impact on your product. This history lesson warns us of the consequences.
8 awesome examples of ‘no results found’ pages
1st May 2020
Great products plan for the unexpected. These awesome examples avoid dead-ends, and turn errors into opportunities.
Designing for the edge cases
17th April 2020
A common mistake is to only plan for the perfect scenario. Great designs prepare for the unexpected, as well as the ideal.
Managing an incremental redesign
18th March 2020
Thoughts and tips on working as an extension to an in-house team implementing change.
The paradox of choice. Why more isn’t always better
17th March 2020
Humans are trained to think the more, the better. But too much choice can prevent decision-making, and cause usability issues.
7 ways to improve your user testing reports
17th March 2020
Research findings can live or die by how you communicate them. Follow these steps for more engaging user testing summaries.
8 amazing examples of mobile-first, responsive navigation
10th March 2020
These great responsive websites go beyond the hamburger menu, and showcase really intuitive mobile navigation.
8 questions to ask your client when starting a web design project
8th March 2020
The ability to ask the right questions is an essential skill for any digital professional. Here are my top suggestions of what to ask in your first meeting with a client.
How detailed should wireframes be? A guide to wireframe fidelity
5th March 2020
Wireframes are a powerful tool in your design’s early stages. But how much detail should you be adding to them?