Strategic design can help you form a coherent "big picture" strategy across multiple projects to improve user and developer experiences.
Leslie Hinson sits down with Andrés Galante, an expert HTML and CSS coder who travels the world speaking at conferences about front-end development and PatternFly.
Successful open source content management systems must meet or exceed the consumer's expectations for simple UX.
In our DevNation interview series, we find out about PatternFly, a project helping to bridge the gap between developers and designers.
People with different skill sets need to work together to build one coherent, solid, good-looking website that works well and is easy to navigate. It's often very hard to place yourself in somebody else's shoes, so it requires discipline for this to work well.
Each year, my favorite open source software survey asks "Where is the future of open source taking us?" I think we have to address and made big changes to user experience. Not just user interface, but the whole experience.
At the Open Technology Institute (OTI), we've been working on opening our user feedback process as a way to improve our internal processes and collaboration, engage our user community more, promote non-developer contributions, and think more broadly about how open source process plays a role in the... Read more
When I first started working at the Open Technology Institute (OTI), I was consistently challenged with the question: "Why would a UX designer want to work at an open source organization?" The truth, in my opinion, is almost all design and usability work is by its nature open source.
Massive disruption is occurring as marketing goes digital. Business is moving steadily towards providing a fully personalized and truly integrated digital experience—building upon recent advances in user experience, analytics, cloud computing and storage, and an omni-channel experience across... Read more
The mobile revolution has changed user expectations of how they interact with different products. Meeting these changed expectations requires a huge amount of re-thinking from user experience (UX) designers. Pascal Mangold, CEO of Magnolia, recently explored this trend in an article on how the... Read more