Karthik Ramesh

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The Veteran Challenge

One of the big projects we’ve been working on is helping our users find and discover food that matters to them. The project encompassed a multitude …

Prototyping 101: The Difference between Low-Fidelity and High-Fidelity Prototypes and When to Use Each

In today’s industry of rapidly-growing products, user experience (UX) design has become increasingly important. It’s clear that design-led companies …

Ultimate UX Design Guide to SaaS On-Boarding, Part 4: First Login

This is the 4th part of The Ultimate UX Design Guide to SaaS Customer On-Boarding.SaaS Customer On-boarding is the process that users have to …

Best Design Practices for Website Headers

Everyone knows: there is not the second chance to make the first impression. In the sphere of digital products, this eternal truth works in terms of …

A Framework for Creating a Robust Onboarding Workflow

Onboarding is a word that has been around for some time, but has seen increased usage in the world of SaaS in the last 10–15 years. Not surprisingly, …

Product Management

Designing The Perfect Accordion

<b>Design patterns.</b> An almost mythical phrase that often inspires either awe or resentment. As designers, we tend to think of design patterns as generic …

Industrial Design: Tableware for Visually Impaired People

I really do take a great joy featuring projects that use design to help others. It is the very case with Eatsy, adaptive tableware for the visually …

Z-Shaped Pattern For Reading Web Content

It is easy to imagine every user excitedly reading every letter you write. Get over it, because users don’t do that. They scan.<p><b>Users don’t read</b> web …

Visual Design

Web Design Psychology to Improve User Experience.

Web Design Psychology: Improve User Experience while playing with Psychology<p>This post will cover<p><b>Why use psychology for designing websites?</b><p><b>What is</b> …

Enterprises - Ignoring users is killing your software adoption!

If you lead any kind of software delivery team as an executive, manager, leader, or whatever title makes you happy, take a moment to meet your …

Project Management

The Comprehensive List of What Needs to Be Above the Fold on Your Homepage

http://ift.tt/2t1RDrr<p>The Comprehensive List of What Needs to Be Above the Fold on Your Homepage<p>http://ift.tt/2saPqKo<p>The majority of people have the …

7 Pro tips to nail Dashboard Design – Muzli -Design Inspiration

In a world driven by big-data, dashboards have become a popular means to deliver important information at a glance.<p>Have you seen a dashboard of a …

Psych’d: A new user psychology framework for increasing funnel conversion (Guest Post)

<i>[Hi readers, my good friend Darius Contractor (currently growth eng at Dropbox) has a brilliant new framework how user psychology has driven growth</i> …

Product Management

Can UX design be taught?

I distinctly remember complaining about the assignment my engineering design professor gave me during my first semester of college. To my (admittedly …

A Designer’s Guide to Enterprise UX

Most of us have had experience with – or have seen images of – big, ugly, complicated enterprise software. These programs are all about functionality …

Web Design Usability Tips For Billing Forms

You're reading Web Design Usability Tips For Billing Forms, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Web Design

14 UX Design Books: The Essential Reading List

Staying up to date is a key to success whetherThe post 14 UX Design Books: The Essential Reading List appeared first on iamwire.

Recap: Scaling design thinking in the enterprise

Today, many companies recognize the transformative power of design to build better products and become more customer-centric. From startups to …

6 digital product design principles Yoda might live by

A few not-so-obvious fundamentals to keep in mind<p>Design as a profession is grossly mis-understood by many. We’re contained to a box full of “pretty …

How to be truly customer-centric

Santa Monica-based agency RED describes itself as a "modern agency that focuses on the customer experience." Working with big brands including …

Customer Experience

Cool User Interface Freebies And Inspiration To Make Your Life Easier

Image by Wenjun via UIPie<p><b>Is your eye for user interface design</b> in line with the latest trends? If you’re a little unsure, there’s really no harm …

Not A Creative Person? Meditation Will Change That

<i>By Paul Harrison</i>Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso.Creative people. They’re the rock …

How to Design Screens – The Hateful Eight in Screen Design

Probably the most common question about UX is how toThe post How to Design Screens – The Hateful Eight in Screen Design appeared first on iamwire.

UI Design

5 Mobile App Features Your Customers Want

The time people spend on their mobile devices is continuing to grow every year. As our devices become more sophisticated, the number of activities we can do on mobile is always growing, meaning we’re more likely to use them with greater frequency. Time spent with mobile apps is growing too. Adults …

The Freelancer’s Guide to Flipboard

As the CEO, CFO and sole employee of a one-person startup, the freelancer must be motivated and multifaceted, managing the work, identifying new opportunities for income, and mastering the delicate art of self-promotion. Here are three ways Flipboard can help.<p><b>1. Make a digital portfolio</b><br>Sure, a …

Gig Economy

How to Set Up an Apple (or Other Bluetooth) Keyboard to Work with an iPhone

Owning an iPhone makes it very convenient to complete a variety of tasks, including those that require writing. The iPhone’s keyboard is acceptable for writing quick emails or jotting down notes, but if you have more in-depth work to accomplish, like in your Pages app, it’s easier to use a …

Carry-on, carefree: how to reduce your excess baggage

After airlines introduced new guidelines on cabin luggage, how can you carry less – but still enough for your holiday?<p>We’ve all seen them – or perhaps we <i>are</i> them – the people boarding the plane or trying to check in with excessive carry-on luggage. They’ll have a bag on wheels AND a backpack. …

New Parents Spend Less Time Looking After Kids Than They Think

According to a new study, couples who have recently become parents believe they spend more hours in childcare than they actually do. And couples who …

This Sleeve Will Help Save Pitchers' Arms

Motion tracking technology could keep players on the mound for just the right amount of time<p>Problem:<p>Hurtling fastball, after curveball, after slider puts incredible strain on a pitcher’s arm, which, over time, can cause painful tears in the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL). To make matters worse, …

Baseball

23 useful things you can make with a 3-D printer

3-D printers have built houses, produced food, and generated all sorts of surprising objects. But they're not just for hobbyists and large-scale projects.; 3-D printers are capable of creating incredibly useful and clever household objects you may not have even considered in the past.<p>CGTrader, a …

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