Our friends over at Seattle Startup Week have just announced that registration is open for their week-long event starting Monday, October 20 and ending Friday, October, 24. Join your community in a new type of conference that builds momentum and opportunity around entrepreneurship, led by entrepreneurs and hosted in the entrepreneurial spaces you love. Seattle Startup Week is a
It has been 26 months since I sent a fairly random email to the founder of Startup Grind, Derek Anderson, letting him know that I wanted to help out in Seattle (@seattlegrind). Since then the Seattle chapter has had 23 events, over 1,600 attendees and recorded 20+ hours of video of the fireside chats, from the likes of Dan Levitan,
Gone are the days when the primary consideration on a website’s design is to make it attractive. Popular years ago, such designs were based largely on the intuition and skills of the web designer. However, having spent many years building software and web projects,
Did you know that heatmaps are great for getting an overview of how visitors behave on a landing page or website? The more we understand the users, the better the design will be and hence, the website goals will be met. To my surprise
User experience, (UX), has become a buzzword when it comes to the design of websites and applications. You must have a great UX to get users. Apple became the evangelist of this years ago, and now everyone has joined in, which is great in my opinion, because the easier it is for a customer to use your product, the better it becomes for them to use and thus more revenue or leads. Your website shouldn’t take any time to figure out. Great UX should be instinctual: if you can have a page where users can get what they want quickly and easily (and can immediately find the search bar), then you are providing great UX.
How to Create a Great UX
A good user experience takes into account both the interests of the users and the company, hopefully weighted in the customers’ favor. There are numerous factors