“Infographic of the Day” is a tumblr-based blog I have been maintaining for more than 3 years now. Every day I am trying to offer a new visualization of data that I find interesting, compelling or simply useful to have a look at. As of today it features 1216 infographics and 432 followers.
I got my HSBC Hong Kong online banking security device today… in my mailbox. Up until that moment, I had a great day working on two clients’ websites and listening to great rock music from the ’80. So you can probably understand my immediate flood of anger and frustration.
But here is the punch in the whole story – User Experience. This is not a notion that applies only to your website or application. It concerns every trip the user takes in order to complete a task set upfront, reach a goal or simply enjoy the ride. Great user experience is achieved through supplying all the means in terms of information architecture, content, clarity and staying out-of-the-way(which means no messing up with my mind). And believe me, doing all that needs careful consideration based on research, common sense and ability to walk in someone else’s shoes.
I knew that someday I will be appearing on TV giving an interview and not filling up the movie set as it often happened in China… So here we go, a memory of a great day, when I was so moved by the fact that I managed to graduate Master in Digital Marketing at Instituto de Empresa and actually forgot more than half of the graduation speech I was giving… The listeners were very understanding and I love them for that…