Remodeling Four Kitchens: A look inside our new brand
With the additions of Advomatic and Manatí, we’ve had an exciting few years at Four Kitchens. While we’ve remained fundamentally the same organization, we’ve also been evolving into something new. It’s time for our brand to catch up.Learn more
A more modern, sustainable approach to higher ed websites with YaleSites
A higher ed website is a product, not a project. Learn about Yale’s sustainable approach to digital development and how your team can do the same.Learn more
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DIY UX research, part 3: Top 10 metrics to implement in Google Analytics
By using a few key functions in the Google Analytics system's filtering capabilities, you can set parameters for your site data so it's most meaningful to your business. Along with the knowledge gained through user interviews, these measurements will illustrate how successfully your site is satisfying the needs of its visitors and those of your organization.
Building with Emulsify part 2: Callout component
In part 1, we set up our style guide and put some basic styling in place. In this article, we’ll work on building a simple component: the Callout. Let’s take a look at the design:
Building with Emulsify Drupal part 1: Storybook
Once you’ve successfully installed Emulsify, you’ll want to set up your style guide basics: colors, fonts, typography, layout, and variables. In this article, we’ll walk through each of these to establish a foundation for the components we’ll be building.
Best practices for higher education emergency response websites
Recently, we’ve seen teams quickly launch emergency response websites and have assisted on improving the user experience for a few. The following guidelines represent best practices and lessons learned from the first wave of responses.
DIY UX research, part 2: How to conduct your first user interviews
UX research has commonalities with other kinds of research, but it is distinct. At its heart, UX research tries to uncover user needs revolving around a digital product like a website, a mobile app, or a desktop app. But UX research also explores experiences and attitudes outside of the product in question because those often reveal the motivations behind user behaviors.
How the right design system streamlines a large organization’s digital development
Through a feature-rich and flexible system like Emulsify, all levels of an organization can benefit from a living style guide, a comprehensive component library, and a cost-effective and collaborative workflow. When combined, these three elements ensure the long-term success of digital projects.
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