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UX writing & microcopy

Episode 013 -

53 minutes

David and Andrew talk about UX writing and try to answer why it's different to copywriting, and what microcopy is. They also discuss annoying browser notifications, a more sensible way for asking to set cookies, and why opening a japanese soda is difficult. Other things we talk about:

  • Geocities
  • What Is Copywriting?
  • What Is Microcopy?
  • Notification Permission Prompt Spam in web browsers
  • User Inyerface - a painful game of bad UX design
  • Translation on websites

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The Unusable podcast is presented by Andrew Waite & David Ball, who discuss the importance of user experience (UX) in technology & the world around us, & talk about great design that just works - or moan about it when it doesn't.

Music is by Gold5472