E-Insight Digital Marketing Blog
8 Words For UX Professionals To Live By
2 November 2009, Rupert Hughes
“Don’t Make Me Think” and “First, Do No Harm”. Read Rupert Hughes’ view on the phrases that encapsulate what user experience (UX) is all about…
Samsung Turbo 3000 Multitask. Wow It Rocks!!
1 November 2009, Jonathan Saipe
Yes ok this video clip is 3 years old but it still makes me laugh.
Google Analytics: More Enterprise Level Upgrades
21 October 2009, Jonathan Saipe
Yesterday Google announced the roll-out of more enterprise-level features within Google Analytics. For a free web analytics service which has already surpassed itself and the competition, these new features make Google Analytics all the more compelling.
Ditch Your Principles For Great UX
19 October 2009, Rupert Hughes
The much-referenced Pareto principle states that for many things in life, 80% of their effect is derived from 20% of their cause. This may be a great rule of thumb for running a business, but it’s a dreadful one for designing a user experience…
Parameter Handling Tool Assists With Duplicate Content Issues
19 October 2009, Jonathan Saipe
For a number of years, the issue of duplicate content has been a hot topic for many SEO professionals. This month sees the launch of a parameter handling tool within Google’s webmaster tools; a tool that assists webmasters and developers when constructing URLs that could cause duplicate content issues…
Emarketeers And Guardian Launch Media Academy
14 October 2009, Jonathan Saipe
Emarketeers are thrilled to announce the launch of Media Academy, a brand new partnership with The Guardian aimed at helping individuals and businesses reach their “digital potential”.
Christmas Flights: When Are You Booking Yours?
11 October 2009, Jonathan Saipe
I’ve left it rather late to book Christmas flights to Australia this year. And as it gets closer to Christmas, the prices inevitably rise steeply. Clearly the early bird catches the worm when it comes to Christmas getaways. The question is, has seasonal search behaviour for “Christmas flights” changed since 2005?
10 UX Tools and Resources
10 October 2009, Rupert Hughes
A quick check of Google shows 148 million results for “User Experience”, and more sites and blogs are popping up everyday. With so many to choose from, it can be hard to sort the wheat from the chaff, so here are 10 tried and tested sites that we keep returning to for guidelines, tools and sources of inspiration from the world of usability and user experience.
Blackberry Orphans: Are Children The Only Victims?
10 October 2009, Jonathan Saipe
I recently read a Wall Street Journal article which described the concept of “Blackberry orphans”: children who are ignored by their parents who are too absorbed by their mobile email or social media feeds. But does the Blackberry orphan effect stop at children?