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Internet Week Europe & GA present: Key UX Principles for eCommerce Sites

General Assembly London

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (GMT)

London, United Kingdom

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INTERNET WEEK EUROPE & GA PRESENT: KEY UX PRINCIPLES FOR ECOMMERCE SITES

Internet Week Europe & GA Present: Key UX Principles for eCommerce Sites

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Wednesday, 13 November
6 – 7:30 pm

 

ABOUT THIS CLASS

This class is part of Internet Week Europe 2013

Today, more and more retailers are moving their businesses to the digital sphere. In 2012 alone, global ecommerce sales figures reached almost one billion. With platforms readily available, it’s easier than ever to set up an online store—but there are a few key design principles that when utilised can help set your online business apart and achieve market success. In this 90-minute class, we’ll take a closer look at ecommerce and the essential UX tips around it.

TAKEAWAYS

  • The core rules and best practices for designing ecommerce sites
  • eCommerce website patterns–some of the most battle-hardened on the web
  • Best practice for designing checkout flows and getting users to buy your product
  • Different design approaches you can take to displaying products
  • The spectrum of different styles, from Amazon's mass production to high-end brands
  • How real-life stores influence buying decisions and tricks that can be borrowed.

PREREQS & PREPARATION

This is a beginner’s class. If you’re a startup founder wanting a grounding in the ecommerce space, UX designer making a shift into consumer-facing sites, graphic designer wanting to design for the web, or front end developer wanting to beef up your UX knowledge, come along.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Matt Isherwood Photo

 
UX & Product Designer
onefinestay

Matt Isherwood worked as a graphic designer before specialising in UX design at the BBC, where he worked on a variety of projects, including two years of designing for 32 different languages at the World Service. He followed this by jumping into startup life at luxury holiday company onefinestay, where he now combines UX knowledge with product management for the ecommerce site. Matt recently co-founded the product event prodcraft and formerly reviewed websites on the WebGun podcast.


REFUND POLICY

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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9 Back Hill
London
EC1R 5EN

United Kingdom

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (GMT)


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General Assembly London is a campus for technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We provide educational programming, space, and support to facilitate collaborative practices and learning opportunities across a community inspired by the entrepreneurial experience.

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