The latest update to the WCAG, version 2.1, has now been launched. In this blog post, Alastair Campbell - our Director of Accessibility - looks at the practical testing and impact for teams using it.
Let’s talk about illustration
Emily Trotter - UX Designer - looks at how illustration is more than just decoration: it's a communication tool, a reward, a means of providing or developing understanding, a way to deepen relationships and guide individuals through experiences. And that’s just the tip of the illustration iceberg.
Seeing Differently - Asking ‘What if?’ to power thinking
Asking ‘What if’ expresses our intolerance to accept the status-quo and our intent to approach challenges and opportunities from a different perspective. In this article, Tim Blass - Principal UX Consultant - looks at why your organisation’s future success rests as much in your users’ hands as anyone else’s.
How to make your travel website accessible for everyone
Have you ever thought about how a blind person selects and books accommodation that best suits their needs, or how someone who is paralysed with limited mobility finds their dream holiday online?
What is a user-focused design system?
- 23rd May 2018
- Owen Lord
A design system is often presented in the form of styles, patterns, guidelines and principles. In this article, Owen Lord, UX Designer, looks in more detail at what a design system is and how to build one.
UX Careers: What I've learnt as a Psychology graduate working in UX design
- 3rd May 2018
- Tom Harding
What's it like working for a UX design agency? Tom Harding, Graduate UX Consultant, shares his experiences of working at Nomensa over the last six months.
Purpose, Value and Digital Impact - A Framework
Dr Tim Dixon, Senior UX Consultant, has been developing a strategic UX impact assessment approach since joining Nomensa a year ago. In this article, he considers how purpose, value and impact are closely linked, from an individual basis to society as a whole.
Welcome to Interact London 2018!
We're delighted to be returning to the British Museum on 17 October for this year's instalment of Interact London
Five ways to improve your online checkout process with UX design
Recent research has revealed that the estimated customer dropout rate the online checkout is a staggering 70%. In this article Robin Nash, one of our UX Consultants, looks at common reasons for customer drop-off and how these can be avoided.
Strategic UX, Part 3: Improved collaboration and excellence in experience
To see massive, transformational change and growth in your company, you need to shift your company’s thinking about user experience (UX). In this article, Simon Norris looks at how this can be achieved, using WeWork as an example.