UX Magazine

Defining and Informing the Complex Field of User Experience (UX)

Design for Emotion introduces you to the why, what, when, where and how of designing for emotion.

Resource - Trevor van Gorp, Edie Adams - July 6, 2012 - 0 Comments

This describes how people are connected, and how ideas spread through social networks. It shows businesses how to rebuild around social behavior, and create products that people tell their friends about.

Resource - Paul Adams - December 1, 2011 - 0 Comments

This book takes a fresh approach to designing sites and interactions based on the stages of seduction. This beautifully designed book examines what motivates people to act.

Resource - Stephen P. Anderson - June 25, 2011 - 0 Comments

This book analyzes the influence of specific everyday situations and contexts on the emotional state of people and ways this will impact future user experience.

Resource - Joyce Westerink, Martin Ouwerkerk, Martijn Krans - August 9, 2011 - 0 Comments

Predictably Irrational presents illuminating experiments by MIT behavioral economist Dan Ariely that refute the assumption that we behave in fundamentally rational ways.

Resource - Dan Ariely - February 18, 2012 - 0 Comments

Emotional Design explores the deep influence the feelings that objects evoke have on consumers—from spending thousands on Gucci bags to the impact of emotion on everyday designs.

Resource - Donald Norman - May 10, 2005 - 0 Comments

Adaptive Path co-founder Indi Young has written a roll-up-your-sleeves book for designers, managers, and anyone else interested in making design strategic, and successful.

Resource - Indi Young - February 15, 2008 - 0 Comments

Changing the colors of the input box adds distinction and perhaps a sense of urgency to your input forms.

Resource - Stephen Shooster - December 30, 2012 - 0 Comments

Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi investigates "optimal experience," revealing what makes an experience genuinely satisfying: a state of consciousness called flow.

Resource - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi - July 1, 2008 - 0 Comments