10 Inspiring User Experience Influencers to Follow

Whether you’re new to the world of UX or you’re a seasoned designer, encountering accomplished professionals in the field is always a treat and can benefit you in more ways than one. The user experience industry is at the brink of innovation with new technological developments such as IoT and artificial intelligence, and it’s important that designers from all fields remain in the know.

I always enjoy discovering new UX experts to follow on social media, so I put together a list of my 10 favorite individuals to follow. From innovative ideas to the latest in the UX industry- these guys share it all, not to mention their own esteemed accomplishments in their specific fields.

Scott Belsky — Chief Product Officer at Adobe

Julie Zhuo- Product Design VP at Facebook

Fabricio Teixeira — Founder of uxdesign.cc

Daniel Burka- Design Partner at GV

Addy Osmani — Eng. Manager at Google

Catriona Shedd- Director of Product Design at Salesforce

Chris Messina- Inventor of the Twitter #hashtag, Co-founder at Molly

Laura Klein — Principal at Users Know & Author of UX for Lean Startups

Paul Boag — UX Designer/Consultant, Speaker & Author of User Experience Revolution

Patrick Neeman- UX Director, Runs uxdrinkinggame.com & usabilitycounts.com


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