Makoto Kern, Houston Texas UX Designer

Usability lessons to Improve Self-Service

Posted by Sarah Chambers |05 Jan 16 |

Self-service sites can provide the best user experiences – giving full control to the user – or they can cause enormous frustrations. Author Sarah Chambers shows us some of the design principles that were used to make gov.uk one of the top self service sites available – and how we can use those same principles to improve our work.

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Best of 2015

Posted by Matthew Kammerer |29 Dec 15 |

Happy New Year! As we move into 2016, we at UX Booth want to thank you, the UX community, for another great year of conversations, questions, and articles.

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Win a copy of How to Make Sense of Any Mess

Posted by Matthew Kammerer |22 Dec 15 |

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Complete Beginner’s Guide to Information Architecture

Posted by UX Booth |22 Dec 15 |

Information architecture is an often misunderstood job title. Are they designers? developers? managers? All of the above? In this article we’ll discuss what information architecture is, why it’s related to usability, and what are the common tools/programs used in information architecture.

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Northwestern University’s MS in Information Design and Strategy

Posted by UX Booth |21 Dec 15 |

Our sponsor, Northwestern University, is offering an MS in Information Design and Strategy online from Northwestern University. Check it out!

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Embracing the Constraints of the Apple Watch

Posted by Bobby Emamian |15 Dec 15 |

The Apple Watch has seen more immediate popularity than the iPad or iPhone initially did. But if it’s going to stick around, it’s going to need apps that take advantage of the minimal screen space. This week, author Bobby Emamian tells us how his team learned to make sense of the Apple Watch.

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