The Best UX Design Bootcamps of 2022

Aug 10, 2022

Are you thinking of enrolling in a UX Design Bootcamp? A little overwhelmed by all the options? Maybe a little nervous about some of the prices you’re seeing? The Guac is here to help! We’ve done the digging and are coming to you with...

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What is a Qualitative and Quantitative Research?

Aug 07, 2022

Qualitative and Quantitative research are both vital aspects of a UX/UI designer's duties, and both have a time and place for their use. This depends on the outcome a UX/UI designer is looking for when conducting research. Broken down, the words...

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What is Service Design?

Aug 06, 2022

While most UX designers are familiar with the technical terminology surrounding their day-to-day work, few are exposed to understanding “Service Design”, the umbrella term that encompasses UX design.


What is Service...

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Why Psych Majors Make Great UX/UI Designers?

Jun 22, 2022


Critical thinking is something that is sought after in many fields of study. One group of people that are widely known for being great critical thinkers are those with degrees in psychology. Having the ability to ask the questions that get...

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Google UX Course vs Avocademy

Jun 04, 2022

Making a career switch can be daunting, especially when you feel you do not have the educational background needed. In those cases, it can be necessary to gain additional education. When looking into UX, there’s a world of programs to choose...

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UX Design Job Descriptions, Explained

Mar 27, 2022

When someone is looking for a new job, one of the most important things to do is research what that position entails. This is especially true for jobs in UX design, as the role can vary quite a bit from company to company. In this article, you...

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What is a Heuristics Evaluation?

Feb 15, 2022

It’s always helpful to have a second pair of eyes when creating a product. In UX design, it’s critical to have a constantly evolving product that keeps up with your audience. To best fit the needs and motivations of your audience, User...

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What is UI Design?

Jan 19, 2022

The field of user experience is broad, with many specializations and independent career paths to explore. 

User interface (UI) design is one commonly misunderstood cousin of UX design. Although the duties of these two roles sometimes overlap,...

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3 More UX Design Myths, Debunked

Jan 17, 2022

The UX design field is enjoying unprecedented growth. As UX becomes more popular, more rumors about best practices and career strategies seem to circulate. 

Many students come to Avocademy with doubts about becoming a UX//UI designer. Often,...

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UX vs. UI

Aug 18, 2021

UX and UI are terms that are often used interchangeably but actually mean different things. If you are new to the design field or are interviewing for design positions, it is important that you understand the difference between UX and UI. 

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