Nielsen Norman Group Reports & Books

NN/g UX research reports include thousands of actionable, illustrated user experience guidelines for creating and improving your web, mobile, and intranet sites.

Find research reports containing guidelines, best practices, case studies, and methodologies about these critical aspects of user experience design.

How to Track External Links Clicks with Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager

There are several ways to track external links using addtional codding or link tracking tools. However there is a bigger question. Why would should you track outbound clicks?

Here are list of reasons why you would track external links and outbound clicks:

  • Understand what content you may need to add to your page to increase engagement
  • Track affiliate, booking engine, or conversion links
  • Understand where your users landed after leaving your site.

Easy Guide to Track External Links in GTM

State of CSS 2019

In the web development family, JavaScript has developed a bit of a reputation as the angry, rebellious teenager going through a new phase every year and telling you you’re just too old to understand. CSS on the other hand has always been the studious, well-behaved kid who always stays polite and never makes a rash decision.

But don’t take things for granted: despite being over 20 years old, there’s signs that CSS might be going through the same tumultuous teenage years that JavaScript just went through. Flexbox! Grid! CSS-in-JS! In 2019, CSS is finally dyeing its hair pink and getting a tattoo just like it’s always secretly wanted.

Parenting books won’t help much with this one, but that’s where we come in: we’ve surveyed over 10,000 developers in this first ever State of CSS survey. So join us to find out which CSS features are used the most, which tools are gaining adoption, and much more.

The Patterns Behind Scalable, Reliable, and Performant Large-Scale Systems

An organized reading list for illustrating the patterns behind scalable, reliable, and performant large-scale systems. Concepts are explained in the articles of prominent engineers and credible references. Case studies are taken from battle-tested systems that serve millions to billions of users.

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Awesome Design Tools – The best design tools for everything

How to Use and Contribute

  • Go through the Table of Contents and choose the tool.
  • Search for a keyword or phrase (for example, “animation”, “prototyping”).
  • Ask Lisa on Twitter.

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