Redesigning our homepage from start to finish
An update to our company's mission sparked a redesign of our corporate homepage.
Questions to ask when defining the UX of an internal tool
Asking specific questions when defining a new product can help you narrow down requirements and establish clear user flows.
Engaging Social Media Today’s Community (Part I)
When designing to persuade users to take an action, main considerations should include economy of language, strong signaling and information hierarchy.
Converting our support page to CSS Grid
How we used CSS Grid to implement a modular design on the support page.
Reassessing the user experience of the ad specs page
During a user experience audit, we found our ad specs page was being used with clients differently than we had initially intended.
Improving the UX of our advertising page
We took a step back from our advertising page and evaluated the UX based on the goals and desired messages.
Highlights from An Event Apart
Takeaways from the event on topics ranging from new CSS standards to defining metrics on site success.
How to land a great design job
Five steps to help you standout in the design job application process.
Attending the Generate Conference
Our front-end designers traveled to NYC to attend the Generate Conference. Three concepts stood out to them and provided insight into our team's operations.
CSS Grid for editorial design
CSS Grid is becoming increasingly used in product development, but it can also be used for outlining narratives.
Bringing music legends to the conference rooms in our office
A look at my process of designing vinyl wall decals for our office.
Retemplating our newsletters
We converted our newsletters to a fluid-hybrid template so as to decrease file size and support all email clients.
Creating the Industry Dive Support page
Using JIRA ticket collectors to streamline internal requests
Auditing our CMS and creating user flow diagrams
The second step in gathering CMS UX data. We created detailed user flow diagrams and audited our entire system.
Redesigning our branded content landing page in phases
How design is working with the dev team to making progressive enhancements to the site's library page
Starting a redesign, how we analyzed our UX interviews
How we aggregated and analyzed the data from our content management system redesign interviews.
Approaching Page Performance
An introduction to how I assessed our publication site render time and approached improving it.
Creating downloadable PDFs using the .print window
How to create and style a PDF using the browser print window that anyone familiar with code can use
Restructuring our Sass into more maintainable parts
After our new publication sites were live, the team re-evaluated its Sass architecture and decided to break it up into more maintainable parts.
Re-examining web accessibility at Industry Dive to improve the user's experience
When redesigning Industry Dive’s publication sites, we reassessed our use of accessibility best practices.
Improving UI/UX and accessibility on Data Dive
How I went about designing our data aggregation tool to optimize the internal user's experience.
Redesigning our Email Blasts
Systematically approaching the redesign of our email blasts from concept to execution.