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Efficient Responsive Design Process

You see, almost every potential client out there <i>already has a website</i>. For us, that means most clients are coming to this with a set of expectations, …

Interaction Design: The Final Ingredient to a Perfect Website

If you have a website for your company or are trying to promote your personal brand through social media, odds are you know a couple things about the …

What Direct Response Marketers Can Teach You About Designing Pages That Sell

Direct mail marketers – and increasingly, designers – live and die by results. If the design is beautiful, but doesn’t sell – it’s scrapped. If the …

The Vital Guide To Interaction Designer (IxD) Interviewing

In today’s technology-filled world, it will not surprise anyone if we said that pretty much every Web or mobile application is based on interactive …

7 User Interface Guidelines For Designing Watch Apps

The first constraint (or opportunity) when designing any app is the screen size that the device on which it is accessed is going to offer. With …

The Vital Guide To User Experience (UX) Design Interviewing

A user experience (UX) design expert is a multi-talented jack-of-all-trades who possess knowledge in the areas of psychology, design and technology. …

How to increase sales by improving the user experience of your ecommerce store

According to a User Experience Survey Report, almost three-quarters (74%) of businesses believe that the user experience is important for improving …

The Design Principles of Simplicity

We live surrounded by millennials that are growing up with extensive access to mobile devices and laptops. It is a common thought that millennials …

The Vital Guide To User Interface (UI) Design Interviewing

While UX Designers are in charge of the overall functionality of the product, User Interface (UI) Designers are mainly concerned about how the …

Combining UX Design And Psychology To Change User Behavior

Have you ever wondered why your users do <b>not interact with your product the way you hope</b>? Persuading people to perform a particular action, like …

Tips for Designers Who Don’t Code

I hail from a design background and moved into front-end development some years ago. With responsive web design, the requirement of the designer is …

Ecommerce checkout progress indicators: essential, not optional

In this post I’m going to cover why checkout progress indicators are so important for ecommerce and show you some examples of effective ones I’ve …

7 Psychology Secrets for Impactful Web Design

Using psychology in web design can give a site a substantial competitive advantage and help increase its user engagements. In brief, psychology in …

Why ecommerce retailers should never place products on the homepage

Purpose of the homepageThe purpose of the homepage is to maintain a consumer's 'buying momentum'.Buying momentum is characterised by a series of …

Seven ways to make ecommerce fun (& five ways to create experiential BS)

Fun is dangerousBefore we try to picture what fun looks like in ecommerce, we need to warn ourselves of the dangers of fun.Nobody does that more …

Important UX Elements for Optimizing Ecommerce Product Pages

Designing ecommerce websites are a whole world onto itself due to how they’re used compared to other sites on the web. First of all, ecommerce is a …

10 Reasons Why Web Projects Fail

Nowadays every project uses some sort of CMS. Instead of painting a canvas in the old days of HTML, the requirement is to build software applications …

Consider User Experience in Your Website Redesign

There's been an interesting shift in website design and online marketing over the last few years. Specifically, website design is moving from …

The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future

Designers at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs.<p>Yesterday’s graphic designers are today’s UX designers. Will tomorrow’s UX designers be avatar programmers, fusionists, and artificial organ designers? Yes, according …

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Even The Best User Experience Is A Failure Without Good Customer Experience

Although user experience and customer experience are absolutely different notions, they have never been closer. The difference between them lies in …

9 Principles of Mobile Web Design

16 Web & Graphic Design Trends To Watch In 2016

<i>This just in! Check the</i> <i>all-new Web & Graphic Design Trends post for 2017</i><i>!</i><p>As a web & graphic design agency with an accent in visual storytelling, my …

5 Common Challenges Faced By UI Designers

Everyone else can split hair all they want, and they may be right. Perhaps I’m generalizing. But UI design is no different than web design, at least …

2016 Web Design & UX Trends to Boost Conversions [Infographic]

With 2016 quickly approaching, graphic and web designers are scouring the Internet to see what the new year has in store for us. That’s right, folks, …

How to Effectively Use Transparent Backgrounds in Graphic Design

<i>In graphic design, backgrounds are kind of like wall paint or wallpaper…</i> <br>Get it right, and you have a nice backdrop that blends into and sets off an …

Tiny wireless sensor never needs a battery

The internet of things is a nice idea, but there's one big catch: you have to power all those smart devices, which is no mean feat when some of them might not even have room for a battery. Dutch researchers think they have a solution, though. They've built an extra-small (2 square millimeters) …

How to Combine User-Centered Design and Agile Development

By<aside class="pull_aside"> <blockquote class="pullquote TOPICPLACEHOLDER">How do you go about combining agile with user-centered design (UCD) so …

Three trends in online consumer behaviour, according to Facebook

<b>The way people act online is fundamentally changing, and with access to the behaviour of 1.1bn people each month there are few companies better</b> …

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What were the big SEO trends of 2015?

<b>It's as traditional (and as enjoyable) as Cliff Richard's Mistletoe and Wine.</b> Yes, we're getting in there early with our annual trends roundups, …

5 Predictions Shaping The Future Of Customer Experience For 2016

2015 was a year of disruption. In 2015 the world’s largest taxi company owns no taxis (Uber), the largest accommodation provider owns no real estate (Airbnb), the most popular media owner creates no content (Facebook), the largest telecom operator owns no telecom infrastructure (Skype and WeChat), …