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Ian Conrad
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My slides from my Podcamp Halifax 2015 session on #UX  - be sure to grab the PDF version for all my notes and links. #podcamphfx    #uxdesign   #userexperience  
Thanks everyone who came to my session at Podcamp Halifax (it’s a tough choice, I was tempted to go see Jeff White instead of my own talk). My goal was to leave you with ideas and tactics for improving ux that you can take away and use, regardless of your job title. My presentation deck …
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Waiting for an important email but don't like push notifications? You can set up "selective" push notifications from Gmail. If This Then That (IFTTT) has the
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This month: glitch out your microgreens in anchor print, yo. Here's what's trending in tech, food, and fashion. Glitching You know when your electroni
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What's trending in tech, food, and fashion? How about remarketing, tacos, and neps? I bet you haven't heard of at least one of these things
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My notes on Canada's new anti-spam laws, and some useful links.
Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation, aka CASL, is set to drop on July 1, 2014, so I've been reading up on it. I've done a bunch of homework and recently attended
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If you're a self-taught analytics geek like me, you jumped in to Google Tag Manager for the auto-event tracking and have had somewhere between one and one thous
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New blog post about some ux trends in online forms I've noticed
A few things I’ve noticed lately. These details are small, but whether it’s a usability improvement, or gives the user more confidence, it’s that much better of an experience. Friendly form validation As you complete the billing form, checkmarks appear when you successfully fill in a field and move to the next. We’re so often reminded only of …
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New blog post for #ThrowbackThursady about how I learned to code HTML:

http://porcelainduck.com/2014/09/how-i-learned-to-code/
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When people can get all the info they need online, salespeople often don't get to talk to prospective customers until they're closer to buying. This might not
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New blog post. Did you know beer consumption per capita in Canada is the lowest since 1975?
Craft beer sales are growing steadily, and the big brewers are responding in a number of ways, including getting in the game with new product lines (think Keith’s Hop Series)...
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A quick but hopefully helpful post about how to track PDF downloads using Google Tag Manager (could apply to other file clicks, like images, too).
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You're walking down the street and have a great idea or some thoughts you like to get down for a blog post. It's so good you think, "there's no way I'll forget
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  • Konrad Group
    Senior User Experience Designer, 2015 - present
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    Consultant, 2012 - 2015
    Craft digital strategies and user experience working closely with creative teams and clients, oversee execution, measurement, and iterations.
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