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The team at Standard Beagle regularly shares deep insights and best practices you can use as your design and create your own products and services. Look to our blog for expertise in UX design, research, and other industry topics.
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How to improve the first-time experience in B2B software

Improving the first-time experience can improve retention B2B products provide organizations with the tools and resources they need to streamline their processes, improve communication and collaboration, and increase productivity. However, for software solutions to truly be successful, it’s important that it provides an excellent first-time experience for users. A first-time experience is like a first […]

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Visual design essentials for B2B SaaS products

Include these visual design principles in your B2B product Visual design is a critical aspect of the user experience for any software product, including B2B SaaS products. A well-designed visual interface not only improves the usability and functionality of a product, but it also creates a strong brand identity and builds trust with customers. In […]

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How to develop a UX strategy for a new product

A UX strategy is key to product success In just about every situation, a good UX strategy makes all the difference. Let’s think about one of the oldest examples of strategy. In the Trojan War — a legendary conflict at the core of Homer’s Iliad — the Greeks besieged the city of Troy for nine […]

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Is product design a capital expenditure or operating expense?

Companies have to consider the product itself when deciding whether design is a capital expenditure or operational expense.

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Designing interactive elements in virtual spaces

Interactive elements are discoverable, communicate their function, and allow for an immersive experience What interactive elements tell you how to make an elevator work? via GIPHY Think about it — the first time you used an elevator, how did you learn what to do? Chances are — if you were a child — someone showed […]

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Adapting information architecture for AI

When AI and information architecture work together, they drive success Information architecture is important for creating a positive customer experience, but it’s also key for developing strong artificial intelligence (AI) systems. They work hand in hand. AI systems drive how to structure and present information, while well structured information drives the success of the AI. […]

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