Hello, I’m Dave Debus

I’m a user experience and visual designer with over 18 years of experience creating designs that are intuitive to use. During my time in the industry I’ve had the good fortune to work on all aspects of creative development in regards to web, print, and multimedia development. My passion is trying to solve the riddle of how to create a great user experience coupled with great visual design. Not an easy task, but one that keeps my mind occupied, even when I dream.

I focus on the intersection of design and user experience and try to help people understand that without the user there is no experience.

If you would like to contact me, feel free to drop me a line at dave.debus@gmail.com.

At Actian, I:

  • Reshaped the user experience of several core products.
  • Implemented the on-boarding of large franchises onto an enterprise SAAS solution.
  • Ran marketing and advertising campaigns and brought about strategic partnerships.

What I do:

  • Take complex UIs and make them easy and awesome.
  • Design usable tools on multiple verticals.
  • Use community UX research to simplify workflows.
  • Increase customer stickiness with measurable results.

Industry Know-How:

  • User Centered Design Methodologies and Techniques
  • Information Architecture
  • Agile, Kanban, and Scrum Development Process
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Techniques
  • Brand Identity development and management
  • Site planning and analysis
  • User Interaction Design
  • Visual Design for web, print and email – I love WordPress too!
  • HTML/XHTML, CSS
  • Thorough understanding of WCAG and ADA-related accessibility standards

Check out my UX Design Process

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