What is information architecture?

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Melissa Garner
on August 25, 2019
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Information Architecture, often written as IA, is the organization of information into a hierarchy to make it easier to use. IA gives structure to information including content organization, site structure and navigating hierarchy in website redesigns. The importance of Information Architecture to the user’s experience The term ‘Information Architecture’ dates from 1975 and is attributed…

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Why customer empathy is critical to our processes and products

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on August 14, 2019
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Our product roadmaps are already defined by our company’s ethos — our customers are just waiting for us to recognize it. Their pain points, frustrations, and repetitive tasking are our infinite roadmaps. The world of technology is full of opportunities, innovation, and demand, and when we solve one customer’s problem, another will arise before we…

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Three ways to use CallRail for user research

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on August 23, 2018
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User research is the process of discovering your customers’ needs, desires, frustrations, and behaviors, and then using that information to improve your product, service, or marketing. It’s the cornerstone of UX and user-centered design, but it can be difficult to gather reliable user research on a regular basis. (Not to mention knowing what to do…

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How a team of writers tells the story of CallRail

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on March 29, 2018
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March was an important month for the product content team here at CallRail, marking our first full year with the company. That means for an entire year now, CallRail has invested in a team of writers for its product department — and that’s really exciting! You may be asking yourself: Why does a technology company like…

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What is user experience?

Posted by
Melissa Garner
on March 19, 2018
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User experience (UX) is a person’s overall experience with a product such as a website or application, and is typically measured by the ease of use and quality that a product holds. Marketers aim to cultivate a positive user experience to increase customer loyalty to a brand. How is user experience measured? User experience can…

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Check Out CallRail’s New Look and Feel

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on August 17, 2017

A good user interface is simple and intuitive, all while making it easy for users to understand, focus on, and complete their work. We’ve been talking with and listening to you our customers, and we appreciate your feedback on how to improve the CallRail experience. Now, we’re putting it into action. In the coming weeks, we’re…

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