Friday Link Round Up – March 27 2015

Users’ Perception of Product Ratings (New Qualitative & Quantitative Findings)

http://baymard.com/blog/user-perception-of-product-ratings

Ethnographic research drives IKEA’s global success

http://www.experientia.com/blog/ethnographic-research-drives-ikeas-global-success/

John Lewis to trial customer tracking software to speed up collections

http://www.theguardian.com/business/2015/mar/25/john-lewis-customer-software-collections-jlabs-app

Applying Product Thinking to Process Improvement

http://neo.com/2015/02/24/applying-product-thinking-to-process-improvement

The Wearable Web

http://cognition.happycog.com/article/the-wearable-web

Track of the week:

Woke up this morning – Alabama 3 (Exile on Coldharbour Lane version!)

Friday Link Round Up – 9 Jan 2015

Your Amazon Homepage Might Look Different Today

http://uk.businessinsider.com/amazon-design-change-2015-1?r=US

Beyond Clicks: Headlines That Persuade

http://www.neurosciencemarketing.com/blog/articles/headlines-that-persuade.htm

How to Manufacture Desire

http://uxmag.com/articles/how-to-manufacture-desire

Top essays in 2014 about mobile, growth, and tech

http://andrewchen.co/my-top-essays-in-2014-about-mobile-growth-and-tech/

CES 2015: 25 new products and technologies worth talking about

http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/jan/09/new-products-technologies-ces-2015

Ad of the week

HarrimanSteel do insane things with 2015 ping pong balls in cool new Pepsi ad

http://www.itsnicethat.com/articles/harrimansteel

Friday Link Round Up – 14 November 2014

Five retailers using technology to create remarkable shopping experiences

http://www.retailcustomerexperience.com/blogs/five-retailers-using-technology-to-create-remarkable-shopping-experiences/

The impact of customer service on customer lifetime value

http://www.zendesk.com/resources/customer-service-and-lifetime-customer-value

The Psychology Of Online Customization

http://techcrunch.com/2014/11/11/the-rise-of-online-customization/

Resources for Mapping the Experience with Alignment Diagrams

http://experiencinginformation.wordpress.com/2014/10/25/resources-for-mapping-the-experience-with-alignment-diagrams/

Is there a future for native apps

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65690-is-there-a-future-for-native-apps

The “Things that make you go Hmmmmm” link:

In defence of banner ads

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3038267/in-defense-of-banner-ads

The “I want one of those” link:

DJI Phantom Drone

http://www.theverge.com/2014/11/13/7205741/i-almost-killed-someone-with-a-drone

Friday Link Round Up – 3 October 2014

 

4 Facts About Decision Making That Will Improve Conversion Rate Optimization

http://www.neurosciencemarketing.com/blog/articles/4-facts-decision-making.htm

 

 

Great resource on design research methods

http://designresearchtechniques.com

 

 

It’s called “Ship” not “Sh*t”.

The Minimum Viable Problem!

http://blog.heyimcat.com/its-called-ship-not-shit/

 

 

Size Matters: Balancing Line Length And Font Size In Responsive Web Design

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2014/09/29/balancing-line-length-font-size-responsive-web-design/

 

 

Focus groups are worthless.

https://medium.com/@mulegirl/focus-groups-are-worthless-7d30891e58f1

 

 

US Mobile Benchmark Report 2014

http://www.cmo.com/content/dam/CMO_Other/ADI/ADI_Mobile_Report_2014/2014_US_Mobile_Benchmark_Report.pdf

 

 

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Link Round Up: 29 August 2014

Where did the Marks & Spencer website relaunch go wrong?

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65244-where-did-the-marks-spencer-website-relaunch-go-wrong

The psychology of colour in persuasion.

Colour psychology: how colours influence the mind

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/habits-not-hacks/201408/color-psychology-how-colors-influence-the-mind

The Landing Page Punch that Will Boost Conversions

http://www.neurosciencemarketing.com/blog/articles/landing-page-punch.htm

NFC-Based Mobile Payments Said to Be a ‘Hallmark’ Feature of iPhone 6

http://www.macrumors.com/2014/08/28/wired-nfc-mobile-payments/

Amazon Updates Their Login Screen For The First Time In A Decade

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3035030/fast-feed/amazon-updates-their-login-screen-for-the-first-time-in-a-decade

Google Wing: Google’s drone delivery project

http://mashable.com/2014/08/28/google-project-wing-drone-delivery-australia/

and

http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/aug/29/google-joins-amazon-in-testing-home-delivery-drones