• WINNER: Keep It Usable, Best online/digital business

    I’m very proud to announce that Keep It Usable have won the WIBA award for best online/digital business in the North West! WIBA stands for women in business awards and representing Keep It Usable was of course me! Lisa Duddington. I’m incredibly proud of Keep It Usable and everything we continue to achieve. Right from the beginning, huge brands were trusting… Continue Reading

  • Featured in the papers: Our award-winning health app

    If you were reading the MEN newspaper on Saturday, you’ll have spotted me in an article about the mobile health app, Clintouch. The app was designed by Keep It Usable, and recently won an innovation award as well as being the subject of a meeting hosted by David Cameron’s senior health policy advisor at 10 Downing Street,… Continue Reading

  • Update, BBC Radio appearance and awards

    I’ve been super busy recently which you can probably tell by the infrequency of my posts. As a business, Keep It Usable, has grown phenomenally this year and we’ve been working day and night to make sure we do great work for every single one of our clients. We genuinely care about every business we… Continue Reading

  • Featured in The Guardian

    What better way to start the year than a guest appearance in The Guardian! They seem to have cut the photo in a way that looks like my head’s been chopped off, so erm, just ignore that and read what I say instead :) Read the article and check out my chopped off head on… Continue Reading

  • BBC Home page research and redesign

    I conducted a quick piece of research on the BBC Home page as part of an event called BBC Connected. Did you know it’s the third most visited home page? Yet only a very small percent of visitors actually use it? As our research discovered, most people bypass the page completely, preferring to use the… Continue Reading

  • Keepitusable Shortlisted for 2 Business Awards

    You may or may not be aware that I run a Manchester UX and Usability Agency called Keepitusable (keepitusable.com). We started the business in late 2010 after lots of people told us we should! So, the business was built very much on our existing reputations as great designers and user researchers. I’m predominantly the lead… Continue Reading

  • I’m in the news…

    I’ve been featured on Creative Boom talking about the amazing Salford University Carnival held at Islington Mill this week. We had a great time! Below is an extract of the article and if you want to read more just head on over to Creative Boom. Over a hundred Salford University graphic design students showcased their… Continue Reading