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Meaning First: a manifesto for user experience design

Published
16th November 2012
by 
Simon Norris
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Meaning First: a manifesto for user experience design

Meaning is what we assign to every aspect of our lives from the simplest of actions to the most complex. The design of any digital experience that feels meaningful has to accommodate our basic human need for discovery.

Meaning-first is a design approach that puts emphasis on delivering meaningful interactions.

The meaning dimension

Published
13th December 2011
by 
Simon Norris
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The meaning dimension

This is the second article in a series I’m writing about meaning. In my previous article I introduced the critical importance of designing for meaning and how it can be applied to help us deliver a superior user experience. Essentially, by focusing on meaning we are centering on the many significant psychological factors that motivate us and engage us at an emotional level.