Steven Hoober

Steven Hoober

Mobile interaction designer

Mission, Kansas

Areas of Expertise:

  • mobile
  • interaction design
  • design
  • information architecture
  • user experience
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • training
Steven Hoober has been documenting design process for all of his 15 years in interactive design, and entered mobile full time in 2007 when he joined Little Springs Design. His work includes the design process book Designing by Drawing, frequent blog entries on design, and a collection of well-used drawing tools and templates. Steven has led projects on security, account management, content distribution, and communications services for products from construction supplies to hospital recordkeeping. Steven spent eight years at U.S. mobile operator Sprint and currently is working on projects including mobile browsing and multi-channel retail.

Designing Mobile Interfaces Designing Mobile Interfaces
by Steven Hoober, Eric Berkman
November 2011
Print: $49.99
Ebook: $39.99

Webcast: Executing for Every Screen: A New Philosophy of Implementation
July 10, 2012
There are many ways that multi-platform development processes can miserably fail users and the business when trying to launch your project. Steven will talk about methods he's devised and used with business, analysts, and developers that help assure ...

Webcast: Applying Patterns to Mobile Design
November 08, 2011
This webcast covers the intent of mobile patterns, and how to use them correctly in your design. Designed to be especially helpful for those migrating from other platforms, such as desktop web design.

Webcast: Avoiding the Heuristic Solution: Designing Mobile Interfaces
January 31, 2012
In this discussion, you will learn how to avoid the safe answer, while still embracing proven patterns, best practices and user feedback.

Webcast: User Centered Execution for Mobile UX Designers
February 29, 2012
In this webcast, I present the problem, and a series of philosophical changes and specific tactics to alleviate this, and to work with implementation teams to get design executed correctly.