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The State of User Research 2021 Report

The third annual State of User Research report uncovers trends in UX research methods, tools, salaries, and remote work. This one's a beaut!

The State of Design in 2021

How is Design changing in 2021? We surveyed over 1,000 designers and asked them how they work, what they value, and what kinds of challenges they face

5 academic research papers every designer should read

Product design is now a mainstay in the working vocabularies of companies worldwide.

2020 Roundup of Web Research

Lots of things are published this time of year, like developer advent calendars and organizations reflecting on the past year.

WeTransfer Ideas Report 2020

WeTransfer asked 35,000 people from almost every country on the planet how a global pandemic affected their creative ideas.

The 2020 Web Almanac

The Web Almanac is an annual state of the web report combining the expertise of the web community with the data and trends of the HTTP Archive.

How TikTok Design Hooks You Up

Today you will learn how TikTok onboards new customers, creates habit loops, drives our behavior, and hooks us up to keep using the app.

Beer Geek — An App That Teaches you to Brew Beer

This case study was an assignment project I did as a part of the 10kdesigners masterclass with a duration of 10 days.

Design job titles: Explained

A data-driven analysis of four design job titles: Product Designer, UX Designer, UI Designer and Visual Designer.

The Guide to UX Research

The Guide to UX Research includes everything you need to know to run research, featuring expert tips from researchers at Sketch, Figma, Shopify, etc.

ResearchOps 101

The practice of Research Operations focuses on processes and measures that support researchers in planning and applying quality research at scale.

Future Thieving #2 — Speculative design methods and tools

Combining science fiction world-building techniques with design to discover unseen potential futures.

Turning Complex Data into Compelling Stories: A 5-Step Process

Uncover the story within extensive UX-research data by following a process of revisiting original research objectives.

Designing Data Transparency

TTC Labs is a cross-industry effort to create innovative design solutions that put people in control of their privacy.

Collaborative design research

Deepen your design partnerships by researching together

Journey Mapping for Remote Teams: A Digital Template

Journey maps visualize the process that a customer goes through to accomplish a goal.

The Current State of Checkout UX

In this article we’ll outline 18 common design pitfalls and strategic oversights applicable to most e-commerce sites.

UX Design Methods In A Mind Map

If you are wondering when to apply which design methods, this mind map may help you.

Design research is only as good as the action it enables.

The numbers and statistics produced by quantitative methods can signal the existence of a problem, but tell us little about how to solve it.

The Baymard Institute: A glorious, evidence-based trove of UX best practice

What's so great about Baymard and why aren't there more organizations on the same level?