Category: Best practices

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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.

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.