Stuart Silverstein Experience Strategist/Designer

Category Archives: UX

Optimizing the Funnel

Knowing where you need help in the funnel and help prioritize improvements. Here is a strategy technique to do so.

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Universal approaches to task oriented interface design

In order to reform interfaces, sometimes you need to break them down to their essence. This is my list of interface types and examples.

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Minimalism in e-Commerce pt 1

Minimalism has always had a great relationship with retail. Since the 60’s when minimalism started to take off, upwardly mobile consumers have embraced the design concept’s beauty, and closely associated it with products of high quality.

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What do Pixar, Genesis and UX Designers Have in Common?

Pixar threw out the first draft of Toy Story 2. What can designers learn from this?

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Stories in the world of Featurism

There has been a shift from design problem solving to featurism. How do designers combat this shift,

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Sketching the obvious

Sketching the obvious allows you to create better solutions by failing faster.

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Maintaining Energy on Long Projects

How do you keep interested on long projects? How can you help your team keep momentum.

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New project / New Direction

Big changes afoot! New job, new apps, new speaking gig. Lots of general newness.

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The New Gold Rush

I was out the other day at a conference, and I had a thought occur to me. I had met several people over the course of the evening who were involved in some sort of internet start-up or tech company doing so-and-so.

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