6 Handy UX Writing Tips for Creating a Better Experience

Start with the research

Use simple language

Shorten the message

Keep the context in mind

Give clear directions to the user

Use your brand’s voice and tone

Key takeaway on crafting UI copy:

  • use specific verbs
  • begin with the objective
  • avoid double negatives
  • use present tense
  • avoid passive voice
  • use numerals
  • connect similar words
  • avoid caps lock
  • use ‘I’ when a user takes action
  • use standard words
  • be friendly and humble

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store