A collection of writings about UX design and other topics.


Presenting Multiple Design Options

When a design review is focused on how an app works, showing multiple options is often helpful and productive. September 21, 2017

Simplify Forms to Increase Conversion Rates

Examining how form complexity affects conversion rates. August 16, 2017

The Other Kind Of Research

How the business realities of an advertising driven site can affect UX design and decision making. July 24, 2017

Make It Obvious

When designing an application, make it obvious how to get started. June 23, 2017

You Think Your Website Looks Like This…

It’s a safe bet that a substantial amount of your site's traffic is coming from mobile devices. It’s a sure thing that your mobile numbers are growing while desktop is shrinking. June 29, 2017

Other Topics

Unabomber Research

I binge-watched Manhunt: Unabomber, which made me curious about Ted Kaczynski, a bizarre psychological experiment he took part in, and the events leading to his capture. October 09, 2017

Arches National Park

It’s so gorgeous you almost get “beautiful desert landscape” fatigue. September 07, 2017

Proposal for a More Rational Calendar

Wouldn’t it be nice if every month started on a Sunday and ended 28 days later on a Saturday? July 31, 2017

Show Some Courage Senator

A Letter to Senator Corey Gardner. More of a rant, really. July 28, 2017