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Inspiration – Online security (apparently we all have a different type pattern)

    I recently came across an example of an online security method that I’d never seen before. The website (for an online course) asked that the user submits a typing test every-time they submit an assignment in order to prevent cheating. I didn’t know this but apparently we all have a different type pattern,… Continue reading Inspiration – Online security (apparently we all have a different type pattern)

Inspiration – A nice example of simple profile completion

A humanistic robot Slack presents a very nice way of getting a user to complete their profile by only asking for the minimum amount of information they need when registering. They then ask the user to fill in the remainder as they begin to use the system. I wonder how many people write “hello” when… Continue reading Inspiration – A nice example of simple profile completion

How Pinterest prevented me “acting a fool”

When I was a student I had a thing about building a library of art books that looked cool (and I would occasionally thumb through for inspiration). To be fair quite a lot of money went into building up my bookshelf. I would buy art books all the time. Especially if they were discounted. Once I… Continue reading How Pinterest prevented me “acting a fool”

The art of getting you started on a website

Twitter To get users started as quickly as possible, there is a walk through of suggestions. For example, people to follow, and companies to follow in order to make the site/webapp immediately useful. I can imagine the number of people registering, just for the sake of registering, but not realising the value of the service,… Continue reading The art of getting you started on a website