Aug 07, 2017 - User Experience

Design that thinks ahead

Designs that think ahead for its users are becoming the new standard for the digital user experience. We explain the design philosophy behind this; ‘Anticipatory Design’.

posted by Xinyu
Jun 20, 2017 - User Experience

Real Users Don't Read Manuals

Why don't real users read manuals and how can you fix this? Moritz explains how we've solved this for Open Social

posted by Moritz
Feb 16, 2017 - User Experience - Technology

Advantages of a Component Library

In this blog our designer Bas explains the benefits of an Atomic design based component library for UX, UI and visual designers as well front-end developers.

posted by Bas
Feb 01, 2017 - Technology - User Experience

Introducing the Mentions Feature for Open Social

Taras gives a short history of mentions and explains how we have integrated this feature into Open Social to boost engagement.

posted by Taras
Dec 20, 2016 - User Experience

User Testing for the Best User Experience

In this article our UX designer Xinyu explains how we perform user testing for Open Social and what insights we've gained from this so far.

posted by Xinyu
Sep 15, 2016 - User Experience

Activity Streams for Online Social Communities

In this article our UX designer Xinyu explain the importance of activity streams and how we've implemented activity streams for Open Social.

posted by Xinyu
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Sep 20, 2017 - Security - SaaS

Keep your community safe with backups

How Open Social has built in backups to keep your community safe from data loss

posted by Bram
Sep 11, 2017 - Community Building

How to set up community moderation guidelines

In this blogpost we explore the basics of community moderation, examples of community guidelines and what tools Open Social offers to help you moderate your online community.

posted by Evelien
Sep 04, 2017 - Community Building

KPI setting for the first year of community building

Learn all about which KPI metrics you should measure to make your community a success in the first year and how Open Social facilitates this.

posted by Evelien