UX Writing TrainingsBest for people that want to get into the field
Introductory courses Best for people that want to get the basics
Advanced courses for veteran UX writers that are looking for up skill
Our Writers in Tech salary survey is still up and running. Take it now if you haven't already.
WHAT’S INSIDE ✍
Issue #171 (Feb 16th, 2022)
UI copy components — the tool you’ve been waiting for
Writing/designing collaboration framework
Code-Switching in UX Copy
Free UX writing event tomorrow!
📝 Where is your product’s copy stored? Figma comments? A thousand Google Docs files? Strewn across your desk on long-fallen sticky notes? You can do better.
A new feature from Frontitude lets you turn approved copy into reusable components—it’s the copy component library we’ve all been waiting for!
Writers, welcome to the component era: Introducing Copy Components
🙌 When writers and designers work together, great things happen. But collaboration is easier said than done. This deep-dive from Indeed has some excellent ideas and approaches.
UX Designers and Content Designers: A Framework for Collaboration
🌐 When you sprechen beaucoup idiomas in one sentence, that’s called code-switching. Interesting for the multilingual, but could it ever be relevant in UX writing? Maybe so.
MICROCOPY BITE 💬
"Wait … what? Why are we talking about card games all of a sudden?" Whimsical, we love you (great product), but we’re filing this one under "maybe just spell it out next time."
(from an email)
PILLARS OF COMMUNITY 🏛
UPSKILL: LIVE EVENTS & MORE 📚
Free online event TOMORROW!
Don’t miss the Relationship Between UX Writing and Copywriting with Susan Reoch.
Wonderful chat with author/UX writer Maryann Reid of Boomi:
UX Writing like you’ve never seen it before
No shortage of new jobs this week:
Lead Content Strategist & UX Writer at Alto Pharmacy, remote
UX Writer II & III at Chargebee, remote in India
Content Designer and Senior Content Designer at GetYourGuide, Berlin
UX Writer at Frontify, remote in UK/EU/EFTA
And, of course:
Check out the newest positions on the job board
Upload a position and get featured right here
Simple can be so effective—it’s something that Sr. Content Designer at Venmo/PayPal and UX Writing Academy alumna Lauren Reichman understands well. Striking use of color too.
KICKS 'N' GIGGLES 💌
Courtesy of Elementor
VOX POPULI 🗣️
Join our online communities, and take part in the discussions and debates that are shaping the field.
Microcopy & UX Writing: the world's largest UX writing community
Join our professional community on LinkedIn
And join our Telegram group for more news and content
And if you like our newsletter, share it!
See you next week!
— Written and curated by Yuval Keshtcher, Aaron Raizen, and the UX Writing Hub team —
UX Content Strategy
UX Writing Academy
UX Writing Flex Program
UX Writing Boot Camp
UX Writing Essentials
Free UX Writing Course
Certificate UX Writing Courses
UX Writing Events
Join the Events Mailing List
Writers in Tech podcast
Post a Job
© 2024 All rights reserved to UX Writing Hub
Terms & conditions
In this FREE industry-leading course, you’ll learn about: