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Virtual Pageviews in Google Analytics – Why, How and When to Use Them?

In this post I’ll cover what virtual pageivews are, why you should use them, how to implement them and when are they most suitable. Updated Sep 22, …

After Effects Tutorial: UI Phone App Animation - Motion Graphics

Motion Graphics

Using After Effects for UI Animation Prototypes

Prototypes

New Course: Animating Icons With Adobe Illustrator and After Effects

What You'll Be CreatingAnimated icons are great for giving your website or app that sleek, polished look. In our new short course, Animating Icons …

20 Really Useful UI Animation Tutorials Every Designer Should Know

Tutorials

Getting started with UI motion design

How workflow can change the way you design<p>Our work at This Also mostly falls into two categories: <i>product design</i> and <i>product vision</i>. For our product …

Tutorials

After Effects free UI animation tutorials

May 12, 2016<p>Hey guys, I'm sharing this really cool video tutorial I created. I break down the steps you need to do a custom icon animation in After …

Examples

By <b>IBM</b><p>Carbon is the design system for IBM Cloud products. It is a series of individual styles, components, and guidelines used for creating unified UI.<p>…

AUTOMATIC READABILITY CHECKER, a Free Readability Formula Consensus Calculator

<b>Our free readability formula tool will analyze your text and output the results based on these readability formulas. Our tool will also help you</b> …

Natural Language Processing

plainlanguage.gov | What is plain language?

What is plain language?<p><b>Plain language</b> (also called plain writing or plain English) is communication your audience can understand the first time they …

HHS.gov

Ahlstrom, V. & Longo, K. (2001). Human factors design guide update (Report number DOT/FAA/CT-96/01): A revision to chapter 8 - computer human …

Bad Error Messages

What is a “bad error message?” Simply put, a bad error message is a dialog box or error that doesn’t make sense to anyone but the person who …

Avoid Category Names That Suck

<b>Summary:</b> Categories and hypertext act as signs and should give people a strong indication of what will happen before they click the link. People …

20 heinous examples of PR and social media jargon

<b>We're not big fans of jargon and PR speak on this blog, and we did round up some of our least favourite words and phrases a few years ago.</b><p>We also …

Autosave

The user wants to keep their data safe and saved while focusing on working without having to remember to do so.

What is a persistent shopping cart?

<b>Definition:</b> A persistent shopping cart is a feature of an ecommerce store that retains products in a customer's shopping cart beyond one visit. …

Keyboard shortcuts - design for power users and productivity

When thinking about how users interact with a website on a desktop it’s easy to get lost in thinking about where they ‘click’. The keyboard is often …

8 Design Patterns for Autocomplete Suggestions

This is the second in a series of articles on e-commerce search that draw on findings from our recent search usability report and …

Keyboard-Only Navigation for Improved Accessibility

<b>Summary:</b> For users who can’t use a mouse make interactive and navigation elements easily accessible by tabbing and display a keyboard-focus indicator.<p>…

Progress Trackers in UX Design

Guiding users through a complex process by making it <i>easy</i> and <i>intuitive</i> is key to helping increase conversion rates. Any frustration along the way may …

UI Design

Forget Tough Passwords: New Guidelines Make It Simple

Support the news<p>Here's what we've been told about passwords:<p>Make them complicated.<p>Use numbers, question marks and hash marks.<p>Change them …

Memory Recognition and Recall in User Interfaces

<b>Summary:</b> Showing users things they can recognize improves usability over needing to recall items from scratch because the extra context helps users …

UX Design

Why Formatted Data Fields Always Need Input Masks

In the world of forms, there are two types of data input found on text fields. There’s data input that has no format (characters only). Then there’s …

Tutorials

How Chunking Helps Content Processing

<b>Summary:</b> Chunking is a concept that originates from the field of cognitive psychology. UX professionals can break their text and multimedia content …

How reassurance patterns can help your user experience design

Your Amazon shopping screen has just told you your payment has gone through and the order was successful. What do you do next? Do you believe it and …