Department of the Interior Bison fenced in angle bracketsOpen data, design, & development at the U.S. Department of the Interior

Re-architecting contact information to meet user needs

August 12, 2021

One of the biggest user tasks for is finding contact information to answer questions. Industry users need to know who at the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) can answer various types of questions.

A user-centered approach: simplicity and complexity in a homepage graphic

August 12, 2021

UX interns go through the redesign and testing process of a homepage graphic to communicate the scope the site.

Getting stakeholder buy-in

May 19, 2021

How we used iterative wireframe reviews to get buy-in from stakeholders.

Six lessons from my time as a government product manager

March 19, 2021

As she gets ready for a new federal position, our first product manager reflects on all she has learned from her time on this team.

UX intern mission accomplished: plan and participate in a design studio

February 17, 2021

In this post, our intern discusses her experience planning and participating in a design studio.