UX Design is short for User Experience Design.

UX design is the way that a person feels when interacting with a system, service, or product. The name of the game with UX design is making the product functional and practical. You need to do this while maintaining a subtle but pleasing visual style. UX plays heavily upon cognitive psychology which dictates positive or negative reactions. While the term is new, the concept of UX has been around for decades. Many people feel that Walt Disney was one of the first UX designers because he was obsessed with the guest’s experience. However, Don Norman is credited with coining the term “user experience”. The term first appeared in Norman’s acclaimed book, The Design of Everyday Things, which was published in 1988.