Making your community or content easily accessible to users is critical for building a positive environment and growing engagement. By converting your WordPress community into a native app you can create reach your users through push notifications and create an experience optimized for a mobile device.
Community UI/UX Articles
Optimization and speed improvements to XenForo
We explain various optimization methods that can be applied to any community and improves our product ACE for XenForo.
Why we recommend doing a data flow map first
A data map is beneficial at the onset of a project for future planning and onboarding. We explain our approach to one and the benefits it can have for your community.
How to correctly alert and communicate with your community members
Community managers have several means of communication, from inside the community to external methods. We outline strategies for communication as well as implementation and base technology options you have.
AC.UI, our new core forum theme for XenForo and why it’s better
We’ve been making themes for XenForo and many other forum software for over a decade, and today we want to introduce the culmination of all our efforts over the last few years: AC.UI.
Creating a unique and positive identity for your community
As a community leader, you have the opportunity to guide the direction of your community’s interactions and we outline our approach in how to guide it in a meaningful and positive way.
Understanding Mobile vs Desktop Users: Why Communities Matter on Mobile
We explore the mobile experience on the web, and important considerations for communities on mobile before we get to ways to improve your mobile experience.
How we improved the forum user experience by learning from social media
Online communities are struggling to keep up with large social media platforms and because of that, we address the problem, what we learned from it, and how we went about solving forum user experience.
Through the Ages: Content Discoverability UX on Forums
A brief history of UX improvements focused on modernizing and improving classic forum discoverability techniques that XenForo software and others have been using for decades.
Things you may not have thought of to make your community accessible
By creating an accessible community, you create a larger, more inclusive community and we share our best practices in improving your community accessibility.