This year’s DesignWeekRI is coming up, September 13 through the 21st, happening all over Rhode Island. While DesignWeekRI offers a Hall of Fame event and some great speakers, what we are excited most about are the Eat & Speak events that can take you all over the state to studios and offices in the design […]
Oomph Industry Insights Blog
At Oomph, we really believe in the value of Discovery — in fact, we ideally will do a Discovery phase as its own project before we bid on the larger job. When we think about some of the most successful projects we have executed, we trace those back to a great Discovery and a deep […]
The world of UX and UI has been rapidly expanding in 2017 and is ready to continue to grow beyond our expectations. These yearly look-backs peppered with predictions for the future are getting harder and harder to write because of the sheer pace of change in the industry. The products that help designers design and […]
What is Website Information Architecture (IA)? Simply put, it’s the practice of deciding how to arrange the parts of something (in this case, content on a website or blog) so users can understand where they are, what they are looking at, and how to get where they want to go. And whether or not it’s […]
There’s a whole lotta Oomph around here… Signs. They’re everywhere. Some are obvious while others are more subtle, but they appear in our everyday lives as if to give us some sense of familiarity, comfort or affirmation. On my first day at Oomph, there were three distinct signs that confirmed I was in the right […]
“I want to go fast” – Ricky Bobby We live in a world of “instant”. And while this isn’t a new concept, we’ve gone from things like instant coffee and microwavable meals to instant messenger, video on-demand, same-day delivery, order ahead, and a list of instant services that continues to grow. The fact is that […]
The benefits of accessibility directly impact a website’s profitability. It’s simple, really. More visitors who have more complete access means more qualified traffic that can consume your content, use your service, or purchase your products.