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Four reasons to invest in UX design

Published
12th March 2019
by 
Megan Ellis
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Four reasons to invest in UX design

Megan Ellis - Senior UX Consultant here at Nomensa - shares her four top reasons why investing in UX design can drive real commercial value.

12 things that inspire us to be better UXers

Published
7th May 2020
by 
Steven Shukor
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12 things that inspire us to be better UXers

We put our UX team on the spot to bring you 12 things that inspire them to be better at what they do. Health warning: reading this blog post may lead to temporary brain expansion.

Should I use design personas or digital profiling?

Published
3rd February 2015
by 
Fran Campbell
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Should I use design personas or digital profiling?

Design personas and marketing personas (or digital profiles) are often confused. They can both be used to propel site designs to the next level but they serve very different purposes. Part 1 of this article describes design personas, whilst Part 2 explains the importance of digital audience profiling and segmentation and how marketing personas or digital audience profiles can be used.

PART 1

Five digital tactics to beat service overload

Published
28th April 2020
by 
Alex Metcalf and Simon Norris
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Five digital tactics to beat service overload

COVID-19 has resulted in unforeseen demands on many organisation's digital infrastructures. Here, Nomensa CEO Simon Norris and UX consultant Alex Metcalf, share their expertise on how UX measures can help overcome service overload.

5 Reasons to use Paper Prototypes in UX

Published
15th December 2015
by 
Ana Crespo
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5 Reasons to use Paper Prototypes in UX

Paper prototypes are an excellent and cheap tool to get feedback on early designs, but they are not as popular as other UX techniques. Ana Crespo explores why, how and when to sue them in a project.

The importance of microcopy

Published
21st May 2020
by 
Lauren Ellis
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The importance of microcopy

Lauren Ellis, copywriter at Nomensa, outlines microcopy and explains why your business needs to start sweating the small stuff.

When to consider UX illustration in experience design

Published
18th September 2019
by 
Emily Trotter
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When to consider UX illustration in experience design

It’s an exciting time for UX illustration. It’s easy to see, and enjoy the benefits of a well executed illustration within a digital experience, but how did it get there? Emily Trotter shares her learnings to help demystify the practice of UX illustration within digital experience design.

UX Design: Four ways to display error messages

Published
1st July 2010
by 
Nomensa
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UX Design: Four ways to display error messages

A typical interaction with websites involves filling in forms. When shopping online, for example, you must enter card details, delivery address and other personal information which generate error messages. In this article, we look at how to improve the UX design of your forms.

Why are personas so important in UX design?

Published
12th December 2019
by 
Lauren Ellis
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Why are personas so important in UX design?

Lauren Ellis, copywriter, explores how personas are used in UX design as archetypal characters who represent the needs, ambitions, goals and behaviours of a particular user segment.

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