We are always searching for innovative ways to amplify the potency of our UX design. Because most readers skim web pages (see Jakob Nielson’s advice), innovative expression requires more than words. Before you publish, consider attention-grabbing alternatives that complement your content.
To celebrate the birthday of a Fresh team member, we filled the blackboard with non-traditional ways to express his age. Scan the symbols below to identify the magic number.
The answer is thirty-three (33).
Congratulations to Shawn Spendlove, who was the first person to respond correctly. We sent him an iTunes gift card to celebrate.
1. Ancient Babylonian
3. Sum of the first four factorials
5. Arsenic, which has a periodic number of 33
6. The international calling code for France
8. Roman numerals