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Successful Users

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Join us as we discuss all the things you can do to make your product's users more successful and happy.

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Join us as we discuss all the things you can do to make your product's users more successful and happy.

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Creative Director

By P_Schadt - Jul 09 2014
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The info is incredibly valuable and delivered in a way that makes me laugh out loud.

Funny and insightful

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Hosts have a great rapport and deliver real content and the editing/production is hilarious

iTunes Ratings

11 Ratings
Average Ratings
11
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Creative Director

By P_Schadt - Jul 09 2014
Read more
The info is incredibly valuable and delivered in a way that makes me laugh out loud.

Funny and insightful

By brechtify - Jul 05 2014
Read more
Hosts have a great rapport and deliver real content and the editing/production is hilarious

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

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Successful Users

Latest release on Oct 15, 2014

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Special Announcement And Getting Started With UX

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Samuel and Robert discuss an important announcement and detail how best to start with UX.

Oct 15 2014

54mins

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Rank #2: Dos or Don'ts For Explainer Videos with Lee LeFever

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Oct 01 2014

51mins

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Rank #3: UX and Security by Listener Request

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Samuel and Robert discuss a variety of topics about UX and Security.

Cartoon dogs & the unique speech patterns thereof

This episode is a dance that Robert leads

A tale of Two-Factor (Auth)

Robert has a dandruff problem

Samuel makes you money

MailChimp seems to live their values

Super smooth segue™

A porch, cold ones, the sunset, and Passwords

The ultimate password: pizza, pizza, praying hands, crying, throw a chair

Tell us your password rules!

Samuel puts himself on The Hot Seat™

Public information makes for bad security questions

Robert's wife hacked the cops!

Samuel has a funny story

Robert knows all about living a lie

Saying your crappy password out loud

Nightmare birth city names

Timing you out like a human

Robert uses Seinfeld as a human shield

Let people in for non-critical tasks!

https://alteregoapp.com/discount

http://xkcd.com/327/

http://xkcd.com/936/

http://shoptalkshow.com/episodes/special-one-one-hacker/

Sep 25 2014

51mins

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Rank #4: 9 Dos or Don'ts For Knowledge Centers

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Samuel and Robert talk Knowledge Center tips with our inaugural guest, Jeff Vincent.

Notes

Samuel regrets to inform you we are back.

Jeff Vincent, Head of Customer Success at Wistia, joins us.

5 Star Review! Thanks!

Jeff defines Knowledge Centering

Tips arrive.

Robert nails it. Battleships are sunk.

How can you force people to look at your documentation?

Apparently, we like search.

Jeff delivers a killer way to unlock customer language.

Samuel asks Jeff all the questions.

Samuel sinks a Battleship.

Learning Centers are not Knowledge Centers

Non-controversial Controversy is Instigated

Rage quit your computer

Intense Disagreement, Strife, No Documentation

Documentation as Marketing?

Wistia is awesome.

Resources of the Week:

Thinking with Type

Your Brain At Work

Teach the support team to fish

Mindful Asana

What is a whip-around?

Sep 17 2014

54mins

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Rank #5: 10 Dos or Don'ts for A/B Testing and UX

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Samuel and Robert share tips about how best to use A/B tests for UX.

Play-by-Play

Samuel cares about Robert, but Robert is all business

Other people care about us too!

Crushing SERP Dopplegangers vs Living in their shadow

Do we endeavor to make podcast history? (Spoiler: We don't)

Announcing the topic!

The pronunciation of bouillabaisse

Pranks for digital natives

The difference between A/B testing, split testing, and multivariate testing

More bouillabaisse breakdown

A radical shift to the episode format?

What defines a significant split test?

Samuel cautions against boiling the A/B ocean

How you can align A/B testing with your users' success

Things that are like jazz (e.g. this podcast)

The ins & outs of hypotheses

On the segmenting & cohort-ing of test subjects

Robert Graham: The People's Champion

Samuel gets controversial with a "controversial do"

A brief history of the hill climbing metaphor & local maxima

Out comes The Hot Seat™!!

Hilbert: A star is born

Robert advises not to throw the baby out with the bathwater

Samuel questions whether the bathwater even needs to be thrown out in the first place

On measuring and inspiration and the relation thereof

Radical format change: The Tomb of the Unknown Tip!

User Onboarding: the perfect place for A/B suckers

Samuel gets his science tips from children's television

Links

http://mcfunley.com/design-for-continuous-experimentation

https://medium.com/designing-for-results/in-defense-of-the-humble-local-maximum-2e53e61301df

https://medium.com/designing-for-results/dont-blame-the-tool-aadbe3465dc4

http://engineering.indeed.com/blog/2013/05/indeedeng-data-driven-product-design-slides-video/

PBS, Dinosaurs, and a Hypothesis -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0CGhy6cNJE

Sep 10 2014

55mins

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Rank #6: 9 Dos or Don'ts For Successful Live Chat

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Samuel and Robert trot out their best ideas to make the most of live chat on your site.

Sep 03 2014

34mins

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Rank #7: 8 Dos or Don'ts For Lifecycle Emails

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Samuel and Robert put lifecycle emails on the hot seat.

Ever want to combine advanced UX chatter with advanced football analysis?

This is your episode.

Aug 27 2014

58mins

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Rank #8: Our Favorite Design Books...Mostly

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Samuel and Robert chat about the design and the not-so design books that influenced them the most.

We know we've missed getting an episode out on time the last couple weeks and we apologize. We went to great lengths to avoid it, but above all we want to offer you guys a quality listen.

Aug 20 2014

55mins

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Rank #9: Our 10 Favorite Cognitive Biases

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Samuel and Robert reveal their ten favorite cognitive biases and how they can be leveraged with product design.

Notes

The Drunken User

Casino Games and Cognitive Biases

Semmelweis's story is tremendously sadder than we thought. Read at your peril.

Jul 29 2014

1hr 16mins

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Rank #10: 10 Dos or Don'ts For Successfully Planning A New Feature

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Samuel and Robert share their best tips for planning a new feature.

Notes

Thanks, Mr. Mavis.

Vinny Testaverde played some football or something.

Backcasting is key to planning.

Extra Credits on the create contribution of a player to a video game.

Fake Doors and quantitative approaches to feature demand.

Ignite - Lean Startup - Polyvore

Minion Rush was an example of a not so great startup experience (Android).

World of Tanks was an example of a great tutorial and onboarding experience (iPad).

Jul 23 2014

46mins

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