October 27, 2016 — There are five rungs to the UX Design Success Ladder, it starts at functional where basic WP templates and development driven plugins reside. If you’ve had a user experience designer work with your site, plugin or template, you’ve likely stepped into the second step, usable. The great UX work starts after that, as we strive to climb the ladder to comfortable, delightful and meaningful. Learn ways to think about elevating design for websites, templates and WordPress products for UX success. We’ll also review real-world examples and open up Q&A around design thinking and execution.
July 2, 2016 — Emotional design isn’t just about cute mascots and animated showcases. Real connections happen when you look at even the smallest interaction.
From an impatient button to a eager input field, emotion is a powerful thing we can use to connect to users.
In this talk I’ll explore why emotion is important in every part of the experience and how you can create emotional interfaces.
January 22, 2016 — Powszechność smartfonów sprawia, że responsywna wersja strony to już nie ukłon w stronę użytkownika, a zwyczajna konieczność. Blogi zyskują na popularności, konkurencja rośnie, a czytelnicy robią się coraz bardziej wygodni – dlatego warto o nich zadbać, a wtedy spędzą na naszym blogu więcej czasu i chętniej będą pisali komentarze.
W każdej chwili jesteśmy w stanie sprawdzić co nowego na Facebooku, Instagramie czy przeczytać nowego posta na blogu, który śledzimy. Dlatego ważne jest by szablon bloga tego czytania nie utrudniał.
W swojej prezentacji na podstawie analizy blogów takich jak JasonHunt.pl, Segritta.pl, Fashionelka.pl Ewa wskazuje kilka kluczowych z punktu widzenia UX elementów, których prawidłowe działanie może zadecydować o zachowaniu czytelnika na stronie.
Dzięki prezentacji uczestnik wie na co zwrócić uwagę przy wyborze nowego szablonu, jest w stanie ocenić czy jego obecny szablon dobrze wyświetla się na telefonie.
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December 14, 2015 — We often forget when designing and developing websites that there are actual users on the other side of the screen. Whether through ability, age or cultural differences, there are a lot of ways that we can inadvertently alienate users. We sometimes forget that we’re making websites for our clients and customers, not ourselves.
In this presentation, I’ll give a brief rundown of considerations that should be given to make your website as effective to as wide a range of users as possible. Accessibility, internationalization, UX and UI changes will be covered, as well as some tips on how to determine your goal, and make your website work toward that goal for you.
December 9, 2015 — We’re going to explore a few methods of learning – focusing on the practice of copying. Code, design, & user experience can all be improved when we take a deeper look into successful implementations. We’ll analyze methods and steal a few things along the way, learning how to truly make them our own.
October 7, 2015 — An American turns 50 every 7 seconds. Those aged 50 and older represent 45% of the U.S. population. One-third of the internet users in the U.S., are adults aged 50+ representing the Web’s largest constituency. WordPress sites must be designed with this in mind. You will learn how to meet seniors’ needs from one of their own.
September 6, 2015 — Based on usability research and UX principles, we discuss what we know about users in terms of both big-picture concepts and nitty-gritty details. For example, learn how people interact with photography on websites and what kinds of ideas they have in their head when they arrive at your homepage.
By looking at website examples, we uncover common problems that website designers and owners make often (but can be avoided). You’ll walk out with practical tips that you can immediately use to make your website visitors happier.
July 5, 2015 — This talk covers how to use Stories, WordPress, and Experience Design to help you connect with your audience. There are some simple techniques that will help you connect the dots and create a better relationship with your audience.
June 20, 2015 — This talk is about bringing the principles of user experience design together with the development team to build a stronger and better solution.
May 23, 2015 — This session introduces a framework for approaching your WordPress project’s situational analysis from many perspectives, to create success goals that resonate with everyone on your team—including your client’s wallet-bearers.