What I Can do for You
UX Strategy & Visual Design
Wireframes, Journeys, Prototypes
Design to Acquire, Convert & Retain
Most Relevant Skills
Clients & Awards
My Clients Like My Work
Grant StorryDirector of Mobile Products, Beanstream Internet Commerce
Bill has had an immediate, dramatic effect on our user experience strategy. Living up to his reputation, Bill came in to revamp significant products that touch 100% of our users. He delivered a simplified and delightful user experience across all of our user personas while balancing the security that is critical to payments and fintech. Bill is an ever positive presence, a pleasure to work with, and absolutely delivers on anything he is tasked with.
Ryan StewartHead of Product - North America - Bambora Payments
Bill takes big complex problems & creates innovative, effective, scalable, solutions. He has deep, powerful insights into design and UX.
Bill has the capacity to embrace strategy and brand, and embed them in products. He executes efficiently with a great attitude that allows for intelligent evolution.
Mark HowShopswell Co-founder
A clear communicator, Bill is a trusted member of our user experience team who can handle both the technical and written side of content management. Clients feel well taken care of and he’s been able to navigate through the needs of a variety of perspectives to deliver a solid product.
Gillian Ruemke-DouglasUX Content Strategist, CSNR
Bill has an exceptional ability to turn a concept into something spectacular – A true software visionary. Bill continues to be at the top of his game, inspiring those around him.
Ryan FransenSenior Dev, KIXEYE
Bill authored massively successful apps and later did great work with us for Microsoft and Netscape. His creativity and innovative creative skills are superlative to anyone I’ve come across.
Joel DiamondAssoc of Software Professionals
I enjoyed working with Bill, and would do so again. He’s very good at actual development and team integration. He’s one of the professionals, and it shows in the way he gets the work done.
Aaron GreengrassSenior DevOps Engineer, Sys Admin
In all the projects on which we worked together, Bill’s contributions were never anything less than perfect.
Larry McJunkinRose City Software
Bill always produces world class products and software. He IS the resource for products and utilities.
John RafuseMitnick Security
A Few Facts
Increasing product value is my passion
Whether working for government, private enterprise or startups, I bring passion, experience and drive to designing UX to improve results. ——— Improving company success is key for me. As a design leader and contributor, I help teams produce outstanding work of high value.— Bill Stewart
Recent Thoughts on UX
How I learned that features and functions don’t matter if the quality of experience isn’t great. I am known as the designer of the world’s best screensavers, including After Dark, the […]
I’m known for creating screensavers that became the world’s #1 top-selling product. It’s a recent pleasant surprise for my work to be recognized by art museums as significant in the history of design. Everything we take […]
How listening to users turned a freeware side project into the #1 selling software in the world. Great design is about developing value. My experience creating screensavers shows how users helped […]