These free eBooks will provide you with excellent advice and insights from UX experts.
User experience, also known as UX, refers to users’ attitude towards a particular product, system or service. It includes the experiential, affective, meaningful and valuable aspects of human–computer interaction. It also involves person’s approach to system aspects, like utility, ease of use and efficiency.
Nowadays, demand for UX designers is rapidly growing. It doesn’t matter if you want to know what UX is all about, or deepen your knowledge – you can find something useful for yourself in one of the UX eBooks.
There are many resources about UX available online and, to help you choose the right one, we have listed the best free UX design eBooks.
This eBook teaches you the best practices by analyzing 71 examples from companies like Waze, Tinder, Nest, Lookout, Vine, Hulu, Netflix, Spotify. “UX Design Trends” focuses only on real-world application of UX design, and covers the following design trends:
- Designing web services instead of pages
- Responsive/adaptive web design
- Personalized UX
- Meaningful gamification
- Empowering UX design
“Bright Ideas” eBook is created for UX designers and contains 100 pages of real-world help on everything from prototyping to writing user support.
UX Storytellers is a collection of personal stories and tips from 42 UX experts. Good for any level of UX designers.
“50 User Experience Best Practices” delivers UX tips and techniques. Ebook covers all aspects of UX design from user research to content strategy to guide you to User Experience success.
“The UX Reader” is a collection of the most popular articles from MailChimp’s UX Newsletter along with some exclusive content. The eBook is divided into five categories: Collaboration, Research, Design, Development, and Refinement, so you can choose topics relevant to you. Great for beginners.
“The Guide to UX Design Process & Documentation” by UXPin consists of frameworks, expert opinions at every stage and real-life examples of design processes from companies such as Apple, Amazon, Twitter, and more.
“UX Design for Startups” was written by UXPin CEO Marcin Treder. This eBook is divided into 5 categories:
- The age of user experience design
- Get to know your users
- Efficient design techniques
- Growth and design hacking
- Get it optimised
In the end, you can find 60+ UX design tools recommended by the author.
“Timeless UX Design Trends” consists of practical advice & processes for designing websites with a fresh UX perspective. The eBook shows how top companies like Volkswagen or Vine design websites as part of a multi-device experience.