Nils Windisch

works at the intersection of Webdesign, User Experience and Front End Code.

Professional Background

Formal Education

I’ve got a magister degree in media / communication science and sociologie from Georg-August-University Göttingen and a master’s degree in Information and Library Science from Humboldt-University zu Berlin.


I love to learn new things and talk to people, so i attend various webdesign, ux and front end related events.



Sketching for Software Development 2016 UX Camp Europe 2015 Designing User Interfaces (push.workshop) 2015 Kickoff for EU Code Week: Taste of Tech 2015 Smashing Conference 2014 Sketching Interfaces (push.workshop) 2014 agile design Camp 2014 beyond tellerrand 2014 HTML5 Day 2013 BibCamp 2013 beyond tellerrand // web 2013 Smashing Conference 2013 Bibliotheksmarketing 2.0 2012 TYPO3 Camp 2012 Developer Conference 2012 TYPO3 Camp 2011 Webkongress Erlangen 2010

Buzzword Bingo

Several years in business gets you quite an advantage at buzzword bingo …

A11Y, Agile (Scrum/Kanban), BITV 2.0, Cross-Browser, CSS(3), CSS-Preprocessor (Sass), Content Management System (TYPO3, Wordpress), Content Strategy, Continous Deployment, Git, HTML(5), Information Architecture, Jira/Confluence, jQuery, MySQL, NoSQL, Piwik/Google Analytics, Photoshop, Pen & Paper, PHP, Progressive Enhancment, Prototype, Remote, Responsive Web Design, Screenreader, Sprint/Retrospective, Sketch, Static Site Generator (jekyll), Style Guide, Taskrunner (npm/Gulp/Grunt), Technical Debt, Typography/Web Fonts, Usability, User Research, User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX), WCAG, Webdesign, Wireframe


Design, User Experience and Front End Code related Podcasts i like to listen to

Design Details+, The Freelancer+, The Hacking UI Podcast+, How to Hold a Pencil+, Layout+, Motion and Meaning+, Nice to meet you+, Reactive+, Recruiters & Freelancers+, UX and Growth+, The UX Intern+, Vier+

Let’s talk

I’m always up for a chat over a good cup of coffee.

Get in touch via email+, say hi on twitter+ or meet me at various events.

Personal facts

This page is all about work … personal facts.