Ben Ralph

Ben Ralph

UX teacher, writer and designer. Founder of Pocketful of Pixels. Find me on Medium and Twitter.

See Part 1 (Introduction to UXD), Part 2 (Agile & Lean UX) or the full Table of Contents. “In design, you’re solving for user needs and business goals. In research, you’re solving for a lack of information.” — Erika Hall UX Research isn’t as scary or intimidating as it may sound at first — we’re not writing a PhD or… Read More →

A guide, not a template The first thing a good UX Designer should tell you about creating a persona is that if you just blindly follow a template, you have missed the point. User research should inform the layout — don’t let the layout constrain the research. Put simply, don’t just follow a template. Sadly, this advice is not very helpful… Read More →

This is a resource guide to complement the ‘Intro to UX Design’ course run by IF Academy. Visit their website for upcoming course dates. Also see Part 2 (Agile & Lean UX), Part 3 (UX Research) or the full Table of Contents. In this article we cover: What is UXD? The need to balance business, user and technical requirements The full… Read More →