Your pragmatic guide to UX

Through useful, applicable, and to-the-point guides, our goal is to present a cohesive vision and mindset of how to conduct great UX work.

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Ensure message match

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When centering your design around the conversion, an fundamental aspect is message match. Message match is the ability of your landing page to accurately reflect...

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Cover all Aristotle's 3 appeals

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You must consider at least three different aspects of an argument for it to persuade an audience effectively.

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Establish social proof

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Social proof is a key ingredient for a high converting landing page.

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Communicate benefits over features

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A common pitfall of landing pages is that they tend to focus on features of the product rather than the benefits it provides. It makes...

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Use legible font

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Make your call-to-action button text easy to read.

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Remove choice to help making decisions easier

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We are more likely to make a decision when there are fewer options to choose from.

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Place the first call-to-action above the fold

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Although, depending on the situation, it can be expecting too much of the newly arrived user.

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Ensure appropriate text and button contrast

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So what color will make visitors more likely to click? Sadly, it’s not that simple.

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Use first-person copy

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Using first-person copy (“me”) rather than second person (“you”) can help establish a more personal bond.

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Emphasize a sense of urgency

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If something is being promoted as being scarce, it is perceived as being of higher value.

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Encourage action in button copy using command verbs

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A lack of clarity on what a button does will hurt your conversion.

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Write concise button copy for high-ratio of ideas to words

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Leave no room for unnecessary words in the button text.

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Combine header with a button to increase clarity

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Our attention span as humans is short, so don’t fear repeating your key message throughout your page.

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