Category archive for UX

Improving the usability of Aftonbladet Video-clip pages

We have recently started the process of improving the usability of video-clip pages. In order to get an idea of where Aftonbladet stands compared to other world-class online video/news providers, we conducted an online test answered by 110 visitors of Aftonbladet TV. In this test we compared their perception of an Aftonbladet TV video-clip page […]

What is an article?

We have been a newspaper since 1830 soon to be 200 years and the oldest newspaper still published is Post- och Inrikes Tidningar and it goes back to Axel Oxenstierna in 1645. Just to give an history on how long we have been writing articles and how they have evolved to what it is today. […]

First week in San Francisco

This has been a great week for me in San Francisco and RocketSpace. So many new impressions and so much to learn. I’m really amazed by how open minded people are and willing to share ideas and learnings. The main reson for me being at RocketSpace in SF is to work on the signed in […]

UX conference in San Francisco

About three weeks ago I left for San Francisco to participate in a UX conference hosted by Nielsen Norman Group called Usability Week at the Omni hotel in the financial district. They describe the event as “all-day, immersive training courses teach practical skills and offer design recommendations that you can apply immediately.” This appealed to me as it gave […]

UX-meetup at Aftonbladet

Two weeks ago we hosted our first meetup for designers at Aftonbladet. The topic was 3 views on prototyping and we aimed to target different aspects of what prototyping could mean to different designers. And what a turn up! 90 designers attended and not to mention the 100 others on the waiting list. The spots were filled […]

Nästa: Stockholm Central

Under det gångna året har vi på IT-avdelningen tagit viktiga kliv framåt i arbetet med UX. En grupp träffas nu en gång i veckan och diskuterar ämnen som rör allt från det operativa, såsom projektstatus och designfeedback, till mer strategiska UX-frågor såsom UX i utvecklingsfaserna och testmetodik. Ett gemensamt mål i gruppen är att öka […]

Vi har en hypotes…

I oktober 2011 var jag en av flera medarbetare från Aftonbladet som deltog på eventet Web2.0 Expo i New York.  Årets tema var ” Unlock the Digital Economy.” och det visade sig bli startskottet på vår resa till att arbeta mer med utveckling utifrån användaren först och förstå varför det är viktigt att investera i […]