User interface design vs user experience. The overall look of screens and pages that facilitate user interaction with an app. In this discussion we talk about the difference between user experience and user interface design. Its often now referred to as user experience design not to be confused with the term user interface or user interface design which i will address below. The user experience however is not the same thing as the user interface.
I had the privilege of talking with zac nielson an award winning designer and frequent host on adobe live. Ui design refers to the term user interface design while ux stands for user experience design. This confusion most likely stems from the overlap of the skill sets and tools involved in both disciplines. The terms user experience ux and user interface ui have become inadvertently misused in the mobile app development community.
User experience ux on the other hand is the internal experience that a person has as they interact with every aspect of a companys products and services. Both these elements are important to a productwebsite and help users to get what theyre looking for. The user interface design comprises the panels of the car the dashboard the steering wheel and the pedals. User experience design ux though ui design and user experience ux design are very closely related ux design is more about the research on what is it that customers are looking for in a product what is being offered by the competitors and what can be improved in terms of the overall experience of the product.
Some say its because of the. Well over time the term user experience has morphed into its own new experience category. Design talk with zac nielson. On the other hand we have user experience ux the feel that users have when they interact with a tech product an android or ios app or a web application.