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UX Design Contest #7

Design a Voice UI Prototype

πŸ™ˆ This contest ended January 25, 2019

Note From Adam

πŸ‘‹ Hey Designers,

For this contest, you’re going to:

  • evaluate an existing search experience
  • propose solutions to the issues you identify
  • test your prototype against the current design
  • present the story of your project

🀞Good luck and happy designing!

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Adam Ruf
Creator, UX Design Contest; Product Designer at AngelList

Desired Outcomes

By participating in this contest, you will

  • Learn how to work with voice interactions in Adobe XD
  • Design and deliver a fully-functional voice-driven prototype
  • Learn some voice design best practices
  • Learn a strategy for effective presentation design
  • Practice designing a persuasive presentation


πŸ₯‡ 1st Prize

  • Amazon Echo Dot or Google Home Mini

Contest Rules + Requirements


Anyone 18 years or older can participate on their own or as part of a team.

The deadline to submit your contest entry is Friday, January 25, 2019 11:59PM PT.

Your project can be whatever you decide.

Only entries that meet all contest requirements will be eligible for winning a prize


Your prototype must

  • Be created using Adobe XD
  • Include at least one user voice action
  • Include at least one system voice response

Your presentation must

  • Be accessible online and include the following sections
    • Title
      What’s a descriptive title for your project?
    • Bio
      Who are you, the designer?
    • Problem
      What’s the problem you're solving? Why is it worth solving?
    • Desired Outcomes + Success Metrics
      What change(s) do you want to see in the world? How would you measure impact?
    • Solution
      What's your proposed solution?

How to Enter

  1. Read and follow contest requirements
  2. Use Adobe XD to build a Voice UI prototype
  3. Design a brief project presentation
  4. Submit your entry

Judging Criteria

Criteria Weight
Usability and usefulness 30%
Originality and creativity 25%
Complexity and difficulty 25%
Visual design and humor 20%

Tools & Resources


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πŸ† Congratulations to Hana P. who won $100 for her charity, Garden for the Environment, for her project addressing one of Instagram's biggest hashtag issues

πŸ‘πŸ‘ Honorable mentions to Oksana I. and Rose A. for their inspiring entries

πŸ™ Thanks to Priya B. and Veena R. for entering

☝️Tip: Double-check all requirements before submitting your entry

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