Insights

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Business Insights, Digital Transformation, Website Development

Your website is not your brand

OXD’s Design Director Kallie Ashenden discusses the importance of a holistic brand approach when it comes to your website.

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Technology Consulting, Website Development

Toddler-first usability testing

Four observations made from watching a two-and-a-half-year-old use an iPhone.

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Business Insights, Digital Service Design, Digital Transformation, Website Development

How to broaden your reach and reduce participant barriers with remote user research

UX Designer Winnie Ho shares how we worked out some of the kinks encountered with remote user research and virtual engagement.

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Digital Service Design, Digital Transformation, Technology Consulting, Website Development

OpenShift: Making Agile Development a Reality for Government Projects

How and why we used a Platform as Service (PaaS) to help the Ministry of the Attorney General build capacity and improve citizen access to justice.

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Website Development

Illustration: the Overlooked Design Principle

How can illustration help improve the way users experience your product? Designer Josh Herlihey explores the question.

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Website Development

Four Easy Tests to Determine if Your Website is Accessible

OXD’s QA Manager and web accessibility expert Sophie Repussard shares four simple tests to help you evaluate your website’s accessibility.

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Technology Consulting, Website Development

Thinking Ahead: the Evolution of Content Management—the Decoupled CMS

Learn about the benefits of decoupled content management.

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Technology Consulting, Website Development

How to Plan for a Smooth Replatforming to Drupal 8

Replatforming your legacy CMS to Drupal 8? Software Developer Christine Pan shares some tips to help you avoid the common pitfalls.