Monday, August 21, 2017 | Web News Podcast (10:11) – W3 Radio is a fun-sized news cast for designers and developers recapping the week in web in just 10 minutes.
Literature and some testing I’ve done this semester convinces me that autocomplete fundamentally improves the user experience, especially on the library home page.
Rebecca Blakiston — author of books on usability testing and writing with clarity; Library Journal mover and shaker — talks shop and makes the case for
content strategy, using active and authentic voice, removing unnecessary words, writing meaningful titles/headings, using parallelism, and more. (53:25)
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Testing for accessibility is still a far cry from the experience of someone actually caring about the content on the screen.
In this episode of Metric, Michael Schofield answers questions about the role of design in agile user stories, the necessary technical skills required to do UX work, as well as the benefit of user experience departments in organizations.
Also: VPN downloads spike, Ionic 3.0 drops, Twitter creates a progressive web app, and more.