HYPE4 at Blockchain Club by Alior Bank
Last week we spoke at Alior Bank's BlockChain Club at RBL_. With the technology going forward in both fintech and blockchain solutions and new technical breakthrough nearly every day, there's still spaces in which simple changes can make the products even better. Often these simple changes are ommitted or overlooked completely.
The main problems that we outlined were poor UI execution (low quality leads to lower trust), complex language and overly complex interfaces. A lot of these problems are relatively easy to fix, while making the user experience significantly better.
Since the big players in the industry have both the government support and scale that helps their presence (through advertising) the startups and MVP's need to try a bit harder at the little things they can change and influence. Without a proper UX and a clear marketing vision they will simply disappear, reaching only a couple of "enthusiasts" at the start. The goal is of course to reach a wider audience and get as many users as possible.
Poor UX, stock, generic visuals and difficult language will definitely result in driving the users off, instead of making them our brand ambassadors.
Design + UX
Redesigning Polish PIT Tax Forms as a chat-bot
Tax forms are often perceived the same way prehistoric cave paintings are. As if they've been here all along and they never really were "designed". Hard to read, hard to grasp and extremely unfriendly from the start they spawn a league of people who will fill them for you. Is there a better way? 🤔
Design + UX
Analysis of design trends in cryptocurrency websites
Recently we took upon us an extremely difficult task of manually assesing the design quality of each of the over 2000 cryptocurrency websites. We judged them based on a couple of factors like overal quality, uniqueness, visuals quality, clarity, readability etc.