Anna Harrison


UX Designer at Ephox

Dr. Anna Harrison is an award winning speaker, author and designer. She currently leads user experience design at Ephox, makers of the world’s most popular Web editing products including and TinyMCE. Anna’s research has been applied by worldwide organisations including Oracle, NICTA, Unisys, IBM’s Tririga and major airports.

YOW! Connected 2016 Melbourne

7 Easy UX Secrets that Every Mobile Developer will Want to Know


Ephox’s rich text editors, TinyMCE and are two of the most complex and widely used JavaScript applications in the world: around 10 million people use these full-featured textediors every day. Last year, the team at Ephox took on the huge task of porting the 1500 module, shortcut-key driven, keyboard and mouse intensive application from desktop to mobile.

In this example-packed presentation, we share the experiences of our epic journey, the challenges faced, and the surprises that blindsided us. If you are planning to transition your own application from desktop to mobile, or create a new responsive web app, our 7 UX Secrets may just save you months of effort (and preserve your sanity!).