Making technology human

Blink is a user experience research and design firm specializing in digital products. We ask the right questions to understand your product and the people who use it. Powered by our research, we design solutions that are efficient, meaningful, and delightful.

We call it Evidence-driven DesignSM.

SEE HOW WE DO IT

We deliver world-class results for the best brands

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    Blink is helping Hawaiian Airlines improve its customer ticketing experience.

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    Blink delivers evidence-based design concepts for the redesign of Viverae’s digital health and wellness product.

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    Blink delivers user research insights to various product and digital services teams at Nike.

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    Blink provides research and design of unique product experiences that make the world a better place for those interacting with earth data.

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    Blink partners with Starbucks for in-depth usability studies producing clear and actionable design recommendations across its digital products.

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    Blink provides extensive UI testing and design recommendations across the cruise line’s consumer web sites.

SEE OUR WORK

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Reduce complexity with real conversations
Being Real in a Complex World

I was recently asked how I cope as a busy person in a world that is becoming increasingly complex. I had to think about this. I’m not sure the actual world has become more complex, but how we communicate certainly has. The trouble starts when we add in all of our new and modern ways… Read more

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A Farewell to Layne

Two weeks ago I made the hardest professional decision thus far in my career. After almost three years, I’m leaving Blink for another opportunity. I’ve had gigs in the past where the decision to move on was much simpler. The recession in particular created desperate times, which often called for desperate measures for both employer… Read more

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Blink UX Establishes User Research Lab In San Francisco

Expansion Provides UX Research and Design Services for Bay Area Clients SEATTLE, Wash. & SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (November 18, 2014) – Blink UX, a research and design firm specializing in the user experience of digital products, announced the availability of its new user research lab in San Francisco, CA. “We are committed to partnering closely… Read more

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Fundamental Dimensions of Contrast

Designers know that using contrast is an effective way to direct attention to a specific design element. But what makes it so effective? Recently at Blink in one of our weekly knowledge shares I shared some research from neuroscience and cognitive psychology that helps answer this question. Certain dimensions of contrast are particularly effective at… Read more

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Treehouse and Blink: Fostering the Spirit of Giving

Thanksgiving is an ideal time to give back to our community. This year Blink employees selected Treehouse as our charity of choice. Treehouse is a Seattle-based nonprofit striving to create opportunities and support systems for foster children, enabling them to pursue their dreams. Treehouse impacts thousands of children each year through a number of different… Read more

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ConveyUX 2015

The Conference for What's Next in UX! ConveyUX is the essential conference for UX practitioners to share and learn. We carefully select the sharpest speakers and hottest topics. You'll come away empowered with new techniques, knowledge, and inspiration to immediately apply to your projects. Read more