Eva Ismailov

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Why Designers Should Never Use Fake Text In Web Design

Once you’re ready to go beyond low-fidelity, it’s time to ditch the lorem ipsum.<p>As we discussed in the Guide to Usability Testing, a webpage with a simple structure but quality content performs much better than a nice layout with subpar text. That at least proves its worth — but the importance of …

Google’s Guide To Designing With Empathy

Designers can reach over 1 billion people just by keeping accessibility in mind, says Google’s Astrid Weber and Jen Devins.<p>According to the World Health Organization, more than 1 billion people worldwide have a disability. To Astrid Weber and Jen Devins, Google’s resident accessibility experts, …

Disability

How to use legible font sizes for all devices

Text should be easy to read<p>There are many screen sizes now so we must make the text of our pages legible (easily readable) on the smallest and …

UX Flows: How to Get Users to Subscribe

You have something to say or sell and you want everyone to know about it. Whether it’s getting your writing out with a weekly update or a newsletter …

What does a UX designer actually do?

I had to write my own role description earlier this year so thought I’d share it to help other designers explore their value offering to their …

10 Color Inspiration Secrets Only Designers Know About

<i>“Color: what a deep and mysterious language!”</i>[1] Specific hues can provoke different emotions, associations, and responses that affect how your brand …

7 future web design trends

Too many articles will tell you what is cool in web design. I’m going to take you past the obvious to make some <i>real</i> predictions.<p>1. Gestures are the …

UI Design

Themes

Stop Designing for Millennials

It seems like every company is trying to tap into the Millennial market. And for good reason: this year, Pew is predicting they will overtake the Baby Boomers in number, with around 75 million people in the U.S. under 34. And they are reaching an age of independent consumption, starting to have …

Demographics

Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 1: Information Architecture

• How do I best structure the content?<br>• How do I best explain the navigational choices?<br>• Which type of navigation menu is best suited to accommodate the …

The Secret Of Impressive Writing? Keep It Plain And Simple

Writers who use long words needlessly and choose complicated font styles are seen as less intelligent than those who stick with basic vocabulary and …

7 Things Every Designer Needs to Know about Accessibility

Accessibility enables people with disabilities to perceive, understand, navigate, interact with, and contribute to the web. Imagine a world where …

3 common UX mistakes killing good design

You probably know this, but we’ve only skimmed the surface.<p>Nonetheless, there are some simple rules to bear in mind, although you should always approach each design project individually.<p><b>Keep it simple, stupid</b>– Minimalism and flat design are so popular because they strip away everything that doesn’t …

Codrops

Latest web design & development news:<p>July 2, 2018<p>Shotsnapp * fakeScroll * SVG Pattern Doodler * Singlie * Generative WorldCup * Scrolling Gradient * …

Web Design

20 Best Google Web Fonts

We're experiencing a moment of great creativity in the use of web typography. Google Fonts is without doubt one of the most valuable resources, …

Ultimate guide to table UI patterns : Janko Jovanovic

Many agree that tables are a phenomenon in user interface design: they are very important parts of user interfaces but often overlooked. Tables show …

Introduction - Material Design

Material is the metaphor<p>A material metaphor is the unifying theory of a rationalized space and a system of motion. The material is grounded in …

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