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UX writing content design interview guide

UX Writing and Content Design Interviews: Ultimate Guide

When you’re applying for your first UX writing and content design job, there can be a lot of uncertainty about what to expect in the hiring process. Here’s a guide to what to expect in the interview process for UX writing jobs.

UX Redesigns: The Power of the UX Writing Rebel

Many aspiring UX writers want insight into what the job really entails—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 company’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, we’ll examine stats about writers and designers in the workplace. We’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.