Thoughts, ideas and solutions on UX, web accessibility and design

Our Humanising Technology blog is where we discuss our thoughts, ideas and solutions on experience design and delivery.

  • Tuesday, 1 November 2022

    How we helped build research capability at Test and Trace

    Our Principal UX Consultant Tom Harding recently hosted a webinar about his experience working with NHS Test and Trace. Find out what challenges they faced, and how they used a collaborative, agile user research framework to ensure the service met the needs of users.

    Tom Harding | Lauren Ellis
  • Thursday, 13 October 2022

    Nomensa joins the Sideshow Group

    We're delighted to announce that Nomensa is now part of the Sideshow Group, a global challenger in digital experience and marketing services.

  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022

    How to be T-shaped

    Senior UX Consultant Darren Horne discusses what it means to be 'T-shaped', and why it's so beneficial.

    Darren Horne
  • Thursday, 11 August 2022

    How to set up advanced page view tracking in Google Analytics 4 (GA4)

    SEO Consultant Gemma Dolby discusses how to prepare for the move to Google Analytics 4 by setting up advanced page view tracking.

    Gemma Dolby
  • Wednesday, 23 March 2022

    How content design makes for happy customers and search engines

    Standing out from the crowd can be a struggle. Content Designer Mark Foley explains how good content design can help you do just that, while making content that is gentle on your users' brains.

    Mark Foley
  • Monday, 21 March 2022

    What is Content Design and why does it matter?

    Whether we’re working on a web build, designing an app or helping to create a new service, content designers bring an invaluable perspective when creating excellent, user-centred experiences. Lauren Ellis, Principal Content Designer, talks through her six reasons why you shouldn’t overlook or underestimate our impact.

    Lauren Ellis
  • Tuesday, 8 February 2022

    The Collaborative Organisation: Beyond Tools, Time, and Space

    Long before COVID-19 dismantled our everyday working relationships, organisations have studied ways to improve their teams’ abilities to work together. With the world slowly recovering, leaders are re-thinking their perspective on work, re-visiting many of the key questions about collaborating in shared physical space.

    Leo Frishberg
  • Tuesday, 21 December 2021

    Be More Cauliflower

    We discuss how organisations can apply the cauliflower metaphor to help them scale successfully by focusing on their many 'florets'.

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021

    Part Five - The Art of Collaboration

    Join us for the conclusion of the Art of Collaboration series where you'll discover how enhancing your collaborative capacity builds organisational capability and delivers innovative customer experiences.

    Simon Norris
  • Monday, 22 November 2021

    Eight tips for applying for UX graduate roles

    Applying for jobs is never easy, especially when that role could be your first in UX design. So, our Head of UX, Joe Knowles, has pored through his favourite UX grad role applications and found eight tips for nailing your next job interview.

    Joe Knowles