A UX Reflection on icons and how those sneaky bastards get away with being whatever they want!

In today’s UX Reflection we dive into icons. I stumbled upon these adorable animal kingdom icons and immediately understood each and every one. An icon by definition should accomplish just that.

Merriam-Webster has…

How social distancing made me a happier online grocery shopper.

I’m sure there are plenty of articles out there now starting with “Before the pandemic…”. Probably just as many as there are hipsters that liked something before it was cool. I think I just dated myself by talking about hipsters, sorry millennials. Hipsters were millennials before it was cool.


The usability and accessibility of YNAB. The education organization that sells budgeting software.

“Everyone’s moving on without me, into a world I don’t understand.”

Sophie Kinsella, Confessions of a Shopaholic

You know that when you find yourself relating to the main character in a book about poor financial decisions, that it’s probably time to take a closer look at what you’re doing…

What makes a product good vs. great? The perfect cup of coffee.

What’s good?

Let’s start with what we know. A product that exists, where we know exactly what it does, and how to get it to do …that thing that it does.

It may seem very low-fi to talk…

Melanie Berezoski

UX designer, learning lessons and sharing them with you.

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