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EVERYTHING You Need To Know About a Full Stack Designer

Without a question, it is difficult to come up with a job title that vividly explains and defines the skills that you have as a professional web …

7 ways to create attractive user interfaces

There's no denying that visuals are important to interaction design, but exactly how important may surprise you.<p>While visual representation is often …

Why the New iPhone Camera Is Gonna Make You Take Better Pics

Three words: deep trench isolation.<p>Apple unveiled the new iPhones today, and one of the most exciting bits of news to come out of the event involves one of the most-used parts of an iPhone: the camera.<p>Obviously, by upgrading its main camera from 8 to 12 megapixels, the new camera will allow for …

Mobile Photography

Apple Announces the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus with 4K, 12MP, and Live Photos

Apple today officially introduced the new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, a refresh of the original 6S that offers a number of improvements to …

7 Deadly Mobile App UI Design Sins You Should Never Commit

We spoke with several team members at Moblico Solutions (@moblico), a mobile relationship management solutions firm whose goal is to help brands …

The Day You Became A Better Designer

<i>by</i> <i>Tobias van Schneider</i><i><br>first appeared</i> <i>on my private email list</i><i>.</i><p>I received a lot of feedback on my articles recently. (big thank you for that!) While …

How to design websites developers won’t hate

The process of designing a website interface feels similar to designing a mobile app interface. But development is vastly different between these two mediums. When designing a mockup, you’ll want to consider the potential pitfalls and drawbacks of each feature.<p>This is especially true of newer CSS3 …

Web Development

Free ebook on mobile UI design patterns

The realm of responsive design creates a lot of new opportunities for UX/UI designers, but also a lot of new problems. These problems aren't …

50 Free Resources for Web Designers from August 2015

The tremendous thing about the design community is that we all love to share. We really do. Whether we share our thoughts and ideas via an in-depth …

Graphic Design

80+ Free Web Design Resources You Thought Didn’t Exist

Let’s face it: no matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web designing, you cannot come up with the best web page design if you don’t have …

Apparently, the state of UX Design is UI Design. – Dave Malouf – Medium

Apparently, the state of UX Design is UI Design. In his piece Morten tries to gloss over this debate leaving me hopeful. He explains in the beginning …

Redesigning Chrome Android. Part 2 of 2

Layout, UI and motion design<p><b>Preliminary notes:</b> <i>This article is the second and last part of the “Redesigning Chrome Android” series. It is the direct</i> …

Visual Design

50 incredible freebies for web designers, July 2015

If you find yourself lacking inspiration, what you need is our monthly resources delivery! It’s packed with multiple design and development options …

Mobile:2015

UI / UX Trends<p>Whether on an app screen, a web browser, or a wearable watch face, design is one of the most important drivers of consumer engagement. …

UI Design

5 Things That Are Killing Your Customer Experience

Companies have a bad habit of treating customers like a flakey guy would treat a girl he didn’t care about. Once they have the customer, they don’t want to deal with what it takes to manage that relationship. Don’t mis-read me; you are in a relationship with your customers. Are you being the flakey …

Customer Experience

The Internet Of Sound

Patrick Bergel Contributor<p>Patrick Bergel is a creative technologist and one of the founders of Chirp, a platform for sharing data with sound.<p>How do birds communicate? By singing. And now it’s the turn of the machines. A new crop of businesses are now creating what’s referred to as the Internet of …

500 Free Icons for ios8 & Android UI Design

New <b>free icons</b> for web, ecommerce, iOS8, iOS7 and Android UI design. Highest quality icon sets with <b>500 free icons</b> available in .Sketch, AI, SVG, EPS, …

Everything #HR Needs to Know About User Experience (UX)

One of the words I’m trying to banish from my vocabulary is “easy.” Easy means something different to everyone. What’s easy to you could be difficult …

Material Design Icons, Goodies And Starter Kits

It's always great to have a little toolbox with just the right tools waiting for you when you need them. What if you are about to start working on a …

How to use design thinking in your next project

With more and more engineering-focused companies trying to become design-centric, they’re no doubt trying to adopt design thinking.<p>But it’s not as simple as saying, “Just use design thinking.” Saying it does not make it so.<p>What exactly is “Design Thinking”? Let’s take a step back and hear from the …

UX Design

Top 12 UI/UX Design Tools: Easier, Better, Faster, Stronger

The Top 12 UX/UI Design Tools: Easier, Better, Faster, Stronger<p>July 14, 2015<p>The amazing and intimidating thing is that there are a myriad of …

The future of color in Web design

Instead of only focusing on single hues, more projects will take on a styled color palette that mirrors popular culture. Examples include color styles that look like popular filters from the social media sharing site Instagram or colors that when combined have a vintage or period look and …

UI Design

Create UX – Fifth Step of UX Strategy From Start To Launch A Product

5. Create UX<p>In my previous articles I explained the UX first step – UX Research, UX second step – UX Plan, Third step UX Explore and fourth step UX …