Essential User Traits: Lessons from a Can Opener

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Written By Tracie Dawson
A bird's-eye view of a can opener opening a can with a golden lid. In the background are snowflakes made out of can openers.
Summary: Whether you’re designing a complex digital product or operating a simple manual tool, some things never change. Take these essential user traits into account to avoid roadblocks and surprises.

Written By Tracie Dawson

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Content Strategist & Digital Accessibility Specialist

Tracie plans and implements business-changing, user-driven content strategy for enterprise clients. She writes, speaks, and teaches others to create more meaningful interactions through the practice of content strategy.

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