Learn how to think like, study, and design for Shiny Happy Users

Shiny Happy Users is a series of essays and audio-video podcasts focused on website design, implementation and user research. Topics include user experience, usability testing, iterative development, website design, interface prototyping, user interviews, user profiles, personas, contextual inquiry, card sorting, focus groups, surveys, and diary studies. You can read more about Shiny Happy Users.

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Shiny Happy Users is free! You can download the eBook and Podcasts from this website. Alternatively, you can order the book and DVD from The book and DVD are inexpensive, priced just at the cost of production.

Shiny Happy Users can be shared! All of the content is licensed under the Creative Commons Noncommercial Share Alike 3.0 License.