Social UX

Usability Week Courses

Usability Week offers courses about a broad range of web and application design topics. Most courses are also available as in-house training. Each course counts toward UX Certification.

Persuasive Web Design

Convince people to stay on your site, believe it, and take desirable actions

  • Tips to boost credibility
  • Influencing techniques translated to web design and features
  • Guidelines to persuade users to visit your site, stay on your site and take desirable actions

Website Design Lessons from Social Psychology

The impact of social context on an individual's behavior

  • Predict users’ likely response to designs based on social influences
  • Know how to shape elements of your product to encourage users to do what you want them to do
  • Use the presence of multiple users to create online social norms
  • Capitalize upon the shift toward social media and community