This Week’s Best Articles in UX


# 1 – Redesigning Mary Meeker’s Ugly Internet Slideshow

Belinda Lanks wrote this article on famous redesigns and the importance of how design can give your customers confidence and a better UX. This article showcases the simple but important design elements which make your product findable, shareable and trustworthy.  

#2 – 2013 UX Industry Survey Results, The Good, Bad and Ugly

Craig Tomlin’s article on the results of the largest UX industry survey. Some of the highlights may surprise you. From an average user age to usability testing budget, this article provides a strong understanding of just what is on the mind of the over 1300 respondents in this quality UX survey.  

#3 – Career Memes of the Week: UX Designer Silicon Republic’s article on the UX designers career memes is a must see

The article hilariously outlines the struggles of UX designers as they struggle between pleasing the customer and keep in line with the business’ vision. If you are a UX designer, these memes are a must see.  

#4 – 3 Things All UXers Must Learn from Apple’s CarPlay

This article outlines the critical ways that Apple has transformed the UX with CarPlay. Essentially CarPlay turns your car into an app. Wilson argues that it is in the instinctive UX that Apple will lead the way in auto entertainment market. bnr14
Megan Wilson is user experience specialist & editor of UX Motel. She is also the Quality Assurance and UX Specialist at WalkMe Megan.w(at)