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4 Mar 2010 - 7:50am
6 years ago
5 replies

Best practice and/or thoughts on using videos in e-commerce website?


I'm looking for inspiration on how to use video in a "new and creative way".

My client has acknowledged the importance of video. (Great!) and would like to use video in a new and improved way on their e-commerce site! (But how!?)

So, here I am... Looking for best practices on using video in both product presentation AND in order to generate traffic to the website. The site is a large e-commerce site with all kinds of products to your house; from furniture to arts and crafts... 

4 Jul 2013 - 11:51pm
keyur sorathia

Student Design Consortium (SDC) at IndiaHCI/APCHI 2013

Undergraduate, graduate and PhD students are encouraged to apply. 

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26 Sep 2008 - 3:50am
Sean Pook

JOB: User Experience (UX/UI) Managers- Snr and Jnr Management; Germany, Europe; Recruiter; Full Time

£Neg - Dependant on Experience

Global and cutting-edge telecomms company is seeking to acquire 5+ user experience managers for embedded software products.

Key responsibilities for the role:

- Leading a team who will do the following:

- Creating design specifications

- Creating screen flows

- Wire frame modeling

- Rapid prototyping

Taking a proactive and intelligent stance towards UI design and management will be an asset and will feature as a very interesting facet of the role.

Key requirements:

- Solid user experie

23 Oct 2007 - 8:00am
19 Oct 2009 - 1:29am
6 years ago
8 replies
Murray Thompson

Golden oldies: pre-web-era book recommendations

We have a lot of great communication and design-related books
published in last 15 years, but there are others from 30+ years ago
whose content still rings true. Sometimes they may speak even more
loudly than when they were first published and remind us that many
concepts we're exploring today aren't always so new after all.

Some like those from Marshall McLuhan, Edward de Bono, and
Christopher Alexander are still talked about and mentioned once and a

2 Apr 2008 - 7:12pm
Gilbert Guerrero9

[JOB] Interaction Designer/Information Architect, San Francisco CA, Receiver Design, Inc., Contract-to-Fulltime Position

Receiver seeks an Interaction Designer/Information Architect to join
our growing creative team.

Receiver Design, Inc. is a San Francisco based interactive design
studio. Founded in 2002, Receiver provides interactive branding,
consultation, design, and development services for globally recognized
brands and local business partners.

3 Oct 2006 - 8:24pm
Nancy Falkenburg

j o b: Director, User Experience (SF Bay Area)

This is a newly-created position for version 1.0 of a nextgen product
platform for Intuit's small business division



COMPANY URL: http://www.intuit.com

JOB LOCATION: Mountain View, CA

JOB TITLE: Director, User Experience (61593)



Director, Human Factors -- User Experience Director, Merlin

Envision and drive our NextGen platform

7 May 2010 - 7:14am
6 years ago
5 replies
Prashant Dixit

Google's New Design

By now, I’m sure we all must have noticed the new design that Google recently rolled out. I somehow feel that the left hand sidebar filters can be designed better.  Even the transition from more search tools to fewer search tools does not seem to be very smooth. Google has been experimenting with this sidebar for many months now. I wish if there was an option to “turn off” this new sidebar. Though I really like the way more filters are given in search categories such as Images, Books etc.  Especially the color and type search in images is absolutely fundu.

24 Jan 2008 - 9:17pm
Marian Burdsall

JOB - Product Designer - Ottawa and KIngston Canada - Open Text Corporation - Full Time

Open Text is the world's largest independent provider of Enterprise
Content Management software. The company's solutions manage information
for all types of business, compliance and industry requirements in the
world's largest companies, government agencies and professional service
firms. Open Text supports approximately 46,000 customers and millions of
users in 114 countries and 12 languages.

22 Feb 2006 - 2:35pm
Barb Hernandez

JOB - Interaction Designer, TechSmith

Job Opportunity at TechSmith - Interaction Designer

TechSmith's work environment is unlike any other. How many software
companies do you know where the employees work hard and have fun doing
it? Our 90+ employees exude energy, creativity and innovation, not to
mention dedication to our products, our customers and each other. We
enjoy the challenges of being an industry leader - taking risks,
thinking outside the box and working together to make it happen. And we
don't forget to take time to celebrate our successes.