Author: Anthony Browne

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I am not the user

The phrase, 'You are not the user', is a common mantra in the User Experience (UX) world. It prompts designers and developers to avoid creating products based on their assumptions, known as the 'False-Consensus Effect'. I discovered this in practice when I undertook the Udacity User Experience Designer Nanodegree program during the COVID-19 pandemic. After […]

3D mockup of Your Folkestone app on an iPhone 8 showing the welcome screen
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Part of the process

Last Summer, Kate approached me to build her a website. She openly admitted to her struggles with technology, particularly apps that forced her to go against her natural creative thought process, a cyclical, organic pattern that makes her artwork unique. She loved exploring the natural interactions of light and dark and could confidently share her […]

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Power to the user!

Originally published for Creative Folkestone's Tech Week in June 2020. I love technology. I was instantly attracted to it as a child, ever since my siblings bought a Commodore 64 computer (yes, I'm that old). Games would take about three to five minutes to load from the tape deck, but I couldn't stop myself from […]

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