Blog

Don't miss our Weekly UX Writing newsletter

UX Redesigns: The Power of the UX Writing Rebel

Many aspiring UX writers want insight into what the job really entailsโ€”what will they be expected to do? What will they be expected to know? How will I know how much or how little I should do? And where do I draw the line? These questions give me an opportunity to offer a clearer picture of what a real-life job in UX writing is about.

ux writing english majors

UX Writing for English Majors

For those who want to be in the heart of a tech companyโ€™s development process, content design and UX writing are growing fields with a lot of opportunities for English majors to increase their earning potential and have a meaningful, lucrative career.

ux writers and desigers at the work place

UX Writers and Designers in the Workplace

In this article, weโ€™ll examine stats about writers and designers in the workplace. Weโ€™ll look at the ratio of writers to designers, how involved writers are in decision-making, how these play out in different countries and sectors, and more.

UX product education

The UX of Product Education

As UX writers and content designers, it’s up to us to make sure a user finds answers to their questions as they arise. Or, even better, to design an experience that not only anticipates those questions but eliminates any reason they’d need to ask it to begin with.

Freelance UX Writing

Can You Be a Freelance UX Writer?

UX writing as a full-timer is great and all, but if you’re craving a lower barrier to entry to get into UX writing, higher earning potential, independence, and remote UX writing, freelance is where it’s at.

UX writing gender insights

UX Writing Gender Insights

Our recent annual Writers in Tech Salary Survey Report explored research findings about UX writing and related professions. These insights showed us that writers in tech are helping close the gender wage gap, but there are still some differences between the sexes.

coping with a layoff as a ux writer

Coping with a layoff as a UX writer

As UX writers, we use words to empower people within the experiences we help create. If a layoff has impacted you, consider using words to empower yourself and share your recovery journey with peers and prospective employers.

UX writing for introverts

The Introvert’s Survival Guide to UX Writing

Are you an introverted aspiring UX writer or content designer? If so, the mere thought of daily group meetings, lively brainstorms, direct feedback, user testing sessions, and presenting your work to stakeholders may make you feel exhausted. Hereโ€™s some advice to help you cope with the collaborative side of product design.

online jobs for english speakers

Top 7 Online Jobs for English Speakers

In the age of remote work, many people are seeking new career pathways that offer competitive salaries and flexibility. Luckily, there are a wide range of options available to English speakers seeking to earn a living working online.

Catapult Your UX Writing Career

Catapult Your UX Writing Career in 6 Steps

Nnow that youโ€™ve secured the gig you should be thinking about how youโ€™re going to level up. How are you going to not just be good at your job, but build yourself a reputation so positive that they wonโ€™t want to risk losing you?

UX Writing Salaries in 2022: Survey Report

This year, 1200 people around the world completed UX Writing Hubโ€™s annual salary survey! Thatโ€™s up from 757 last year. Thanks to all who participated! Weโ€™ve spent the past few weeks digging into the data, and weโ€™re excited to share the fascinating insights weโ€™ve uncovered.

Becoming a UX writer in 6 months

It was almost six months to the day between the moment I decided I wanted to become a UX writer and the day I accepted an offer. Here are the actions that I took over the course of those 186 days to land my dream job.