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I have written articles for various publications that live both online and offline. As the internet is ever-evolving, some of these articles have been, or will soon be, lost to time. To make sure that doesn't happen, here's a list of everything I've ever written, no matter how old or cringe-worthy it might have become....

  • October 27, 2017
  • 10m
A Personalisation Structure That Sets You Up For Success

Getting stuck with personalization? Too many ideas, not enough vision? My framework can probably help you out.

  • February 01, 2017
  • 8m
Why You Should Question Your Mobile Segments

Have you ever wondered what happens outside of your screen or viewport, and how it affects your users? I have.

  • January 12, 2017
  • 3m
Optimizing A Conversational Medium

Virtual assistants: How to improve the learning curve of your conversational interface for testing purposes.

  • April 7, 2017
  • 4m
You Might Be Missing Some Interesting Segments

Wouldn't you like to know what your visitors are doing when they are not actively viewing your website?

  • December 27, 2013
  • 6m
Searchbased navigation: Do We Still Need Menus?

Think about it. The smart searchbar could solve your responsive layout issues for your menu by simply removing it.

  • August 24, 2015
  • 7m
Why you shouldn’t trust device categories

Are you still looking at regular old device categories in Google Analytics? You shouldn't, and here's why...

  • December 20, 2014
  • 4m
A More Forgiving Date-Input, why isn't this a thing?

If you've ever made a date-input for a from, you know they are a whole bucket of butt-hurt, which we can change by using some simple logic.

  • October 15, 2013
  • 2m
Auto-Contrasting Text

Not everybody is awesome at reading. Some people have a hard time with the words, others have a hard time with the contrast of the letters and the background.

  • February 26, 2013
  • 4m
Skeuomorphism in Creditcard Forms

Why do creditcard forms have to be so ridiculously ugly? And why would they require so much explanation to fill in?

That's all of them, I've got nothing else here...