Voice user interface (VUI) design is booming. Computerised personal assistants such as Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana, are racing each other for the title of best voice assistant on the market.
What does this mean for UX professionals? With companies already struggling to find VUI experts, now is a great time to start developing new skills as this game-changing technology evolves. You’ll find your existing UX skill set will stand you in good stead. If you’re about to embark on your first voice user interface design project, here are five essential tips to help you along the way.