Week 6 – UXD Principles and Concepts

Week 6 has been focused on typography. I’ve never been as consciously uncertain about every text formatting decision I’ve made as I was this week. Starting to learn about how text should be used, while you’re still not an expert is fairly disconcerting. However, after this week’s assignment, I feel a bit more competent in … Continue reading Week 6 – UXD Principles and Concepts

Gamification is Poised for a Podcast-like Resurgence

Gamification Origins Gamification is a stupid word. I think at this point just about all of us agree on that. Yet despite the words silliness, the definition is important: the process of applying game-based elements to non-game activities. We humans have been trying to gamify non-game situations (at least knowingly, at scale, in business, according … Continue reading Gamification is Poised for a Podcast-like Resurgence