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design resources™

The resources we reference daily

We spend lots of time researching, learning and testing out ways to interact with the world, as well as how the world interacts with technology driven products – and we constantly reference design articles, books and videos. So, instead of searching for links every time it comes up, we decided to share our most commonly referenced design articles, books and videos in one place.

Habbit Design

“Through consecutive hook cycles, successful products reach their ultimate goal of bringing users back repeatedly — without depending on costly advertising or aggressive messaging”
– Nir Eyal

Hooked by Nir Eyal
BJ Fogg: Habit Design
Designing for Behavior Change by Stephen Wendel

Venture Design

“Value Proposition Design helps you tackle a core challenge of every business — creating compelling products and services customers want to buy. This practical book, paired with its online companion, will teach you the processes and tools you need to succeed.”

Jack Dorsey: The Power of User Narratives
Quick Overview of Google Ventures Design Sprint
Inside a Google Ventures Design Sprint
Value Proposition Design by Alexander Osterwalder

User Testing

“Usability testing is a technique used in user-centered interaction design to evaluate a product by testing it on users. This can be seen as an irreplaceable usability practice, since it gives direct input on how real users use the system.”

Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience
User Session Field Guide
Quantitative - Measuring the User Experience
Qualitative - Observing the User Experience
How Many Users to Test
You only need to test with 5 users
User Onboarding Teardowns

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Getting Started with Lean UX
Lean UX Tools & Tips
Lean User Onboarding Best Practices