The Web Platform
March 7–8, 2016: Training
March 8–10, 2016: Conference
San Francisco, CA
Austin Knight

Austin Knight
UX Designer, HubSpot

Website | @ustinKnight

Austin Knight is a UX designer, speaker, and author at HubSpot in Boston, MA. He currently oversees the UX for,, the HubSpot Blog, and a range of additional frontend web properties and tools, which are used by more than 4 million visitors per month. Previously, Austin worked with teams large and small in organizations ranging from startups to public tech companies. He serves as a UX and IxD mentor at Columbia University and General Assembly, speaks internationally on the topic of UX, and runs a popular blog, podcast, and newsletter at


5:15pm–5:45pm Wednesday, 03/09/2016
Austin Knight (HubSpot)
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Hold my beer. HubSpot's Austin Knight discusses a drunken usability experiment and the unconventional methods it uncovered for verifying the usability and simplicity of designs. You will discover the resulting impact on bottom-line metrics and walk away with a list of tools that you can use to implement these forward-thinking practices at your company. Read more.