I bet U means "Users", but X? When I see the tag I think of *Unix.

There is no info on the tag and its used in a lot of questions.

  • Questions about the site should be directed at meta.ui.stackexchange.com - don't repost I've started the migration process.
    – ChrisF
    Jan 30, 2011 at 21:05
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    Voted to close, but created a wiki for the ux tag while I was at it: ui.stackexchange.com/tags/ux/info
    – Rahul
    Jan 30, 2011 at 21:11
  • That's the first time I've seen it written *Unix, usually it's written as either Unix or *nix. Bravo for the combination ;)
    – Joe D
    Jan 30, 2011 at 22:40

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UX stands for User eXperience.


yes it means user experience in other words "the philosophy of a webpage) ;)

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