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User Experience and Design Guide from Stanford Web Services

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Our team of web professionals at SWS have created this guide to help you define your project requirements, conduct research and design and develop your site.


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Tools, checklists, and resources for integrating accessibility best practices into your design process.

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UX Design

Tools, resources, and methods to help make your services intuitive and efficient for your users.

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Visual Design

A collection of links to the Stanford Identity guide, Decanter design system, templates, and visual design tips for your website.

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About the SWS Designers

The designers at Stanford Web Services are made up of UX researchers and UX/UI designers who partner with groups across Stanford to create websites and web-apps for external and internal audiences. 

Our Design Principles

We believe in following a set of guiding principles to ensure that our design strategy aligns with our values and commitment to serving the Stanford community. These principles are foundational in the way we approach design and user experience.

Our Design Team

Our team is comprised of UX researchers and UX/UI designers who partner with groups across Stanford to create websites, web applications, mobile applications, and client applications for internal and external audiences.

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