Today, software must deliver an outstanding user experience: if it doesn't, it will fail. For developers, UX expertise isn't just "nice to have" anymore: it's a must. This is a comprehensive developer's guide to achieving world-class user experience.
Unlike previous "UX" guides, David Platt's The Joy of UXis written from the standpoint of the developer who must now successfully address user experience while also coping with all the technical, scheduling, and budget challenges of modern software projects. Platt takes a technology-agnostic approach to the principles and techniques of effective user experience development, and addresses crucial issues such as telemetry and security that other UX guides largely ignore. Through concrete examples and a complete, start-to-finish case study, you'll learn how to:
Whether you're participating in UX development as a team member, implementing a UX someone else has already designed, or leading the entire process yourself,The Joy of UX will be your indispensable companion.