Sarah Doody

I love product design, ux, travel, running & yoga. I also publish a free weekly newsletter, The UX Notebook, sign up here → www.bitly.com/uxnotebook


I want to write on the back of my photos


Remember when we had to send off film to be developed? As soon as I got my photos back, I’d always sit down and go through each photo, writing…


The CNN Re-Design & The User Experience of Breaking News

In his book Understanding Media, Marshall McLuhan introduced us to the concept of “the medium is the message”.


Everyday UX: The Value of Comparison Tools in Online Shopping

A lesson from the cereal aisle on how to improve the consumer purchase path


The Product Of You

Why I haven’t launched my own product yet.


Now that I’ve been working for myself for the last year, a lot of my friends ask me why I haven’t…


Designing for people who did NOT grow up with the Internet


I recently spent a few days visiting family in Florida. Inevitably, a few days into the trip, I had a list of tech-related…


I wish that my running app could talk to the treadmill


I haven’t always been a runner, but I took it up years ago when I lived in Portland because it seemed like everyone there was a…


Thank you for not double-dipping


One of the best complements I’ve ever received was as I was walking out the door of my last startup. Someone said to me,“Thanks for not double-dipping.”


I want to help put an end to texting and driving


Living in New York City, I haven’t owned a car in nearly six years and I only drive once or twice a year. When I visit friends in other…


I wish that calendars and to-do’s could live happily the same place


Since launching my own business, I’ve been very conscious of how I spend my time. I decided the most important…


I wish Shazam would tell Spotify what songs I tag and add them to a playlist


It’s Saturday morning and one little project I’m doing is adding all the songs I’ve Shazammed to my…


I want to write on the back of my photos


Remember when we had to send off film to be developed? As soon as I got my photos back, I’d always sit down and go through each photo, writing…