Daily UX Writing Challenge Prompts

Day 1

Scenario

A traveler is in an airport waiting for the last leg of a flight home when their flight gets abruptly canceled due to bad weather.

Challenge

Write a message from the airline app notifying them of the cancellation and what they need to do next.

Requirements

  • Headline: 45 characters max
  • Body: 175 characters max
  • Buttons(s) 25 characters max

Response

Flight #AX3L has been canceled.

We’re sorry. Your flight was canceled due to weather conditions. Let’s get you booked on the next available flight. And get a free night at the airport hotel on us!

Day 2

Scenario

A user is a working parent, and a big sports fan, in the midst of their favorite sports season who can no longer attend games.

Challenge

Write a promotional screen for an app that lets a user choose teams, sends game reminders, real-time score updates and highlight videos.

Requirements

  • Headline: 40 characters max
  • Body: 175 characters max
  • Buttons(s): 25 characters max

Response

Never miss another game!

Receive real-time updates for all your favorite sports teams! Get live scores, game day reminders, highlights, and more.

Day 3

Scenario

The user entered the wrong email address to sign in to their account.

Challenge

Tell the user to enter the right email.

Requirements

  • 40 characters max

Response

Sign In

Oops, wrong email. Please try again.

Day 4

Scenario

A user is in their favorite supermarket. They open the supermarket’s app on their phone to see what’s on sale and are greeted by a promotion.

Challenge

Write a promotional home screen for a subscription service that delivers groceries to the user once-a-month for a flat fee.

Requirements

  • Headline: 45 characters max
  • Body: 175 characters max
  • Buttons(s): 25 characters max

Response

Tired of going to the store?

Get groceries delivered straight to your home once a month for a flat fee.

Day 5

Scenario

The user works in graphic design. While critiquing a design in a mobile app, their phone abruptly turns off. When they restart the phone, they reopen the app.

Challenge

Write a message that the user will read immediately upon opening the app. What do they need to know? What steps (if any) do they need to take to recover their content? What if they can't recover the content?

Requirements

  • Headline: 40 characters max
  • Body: 140 characters max
  • Buttons(s): 20 characters max

Response

Sorry for the interruption!

Oops, something went wrong but don’t worry. Everything is backed up.

Contact

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