Kevin Norek

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Design Principles Behind Great Products – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Lately, I needed to come up with some top level principles for the product I’m currently working on. I seek for some simple yet powerful concepts …

Inspiration for Search UI Effects

View demo Download sourceToday we’d like to share a couple of ideas for search interaction effects with you. Mainly, we’d like to provide you with …

3 New CSS Features to Learn in 2017

Happy new year! 🎊With the new year, we have a whole new set of things to learn. Although there are many new features, these are 3 new CSS features …

The Research-Backed Impact of Not Using UX Patterns

Most people are creatures of habit. We love doing the same thing, the same way, day in and day out. Research tells us that we’re hard-wired for …

5 psychology rules every UX designer must know

Experience-based design…if that’s how you define your work as a designer, it might be a good time to reevaluate your approach.Now, there’s nothing …

Mobile First Is Just Not Good Enough: Meet Journey-Driven Design

In a recent sales meeting for a prospective healthcare client, our team at Mad*Pow found ourselves answering an all-too-familiar question. We had …

The Skills You Need to Be a Backend Developer

What is back end development?<p>Updated March 26, 2018<p>Thinking about moving into the flourishing field of web development?<p>As you may already know, there …

Top web navigation trends

Over the past year we’ve seen a lot of growth and new trends in the world of web design. In this article, I'll be focusing on website navigation, and …

Core Skills You need To Master as a Front-End Developers

Core Skills To Master For Front-End Developers<p>Updated November 01, 2017<p>Job postings vary in what they look for in a front-end developer. Some …

The Next Version of Angular is Angular v4

Angular will be making another big number upgrade to Angular v4. Don't be afraid of the change though, Angular is still the Angular you're learning …

DevOps and user experience at Concur

Can DevOps help enterprise software overcome its lousy reputation? Learn how one large cloud vendor is bringing engineers closer to the customer.<p>User …

Jest · 🃏 Delightful JavaScript Testing

The end of UX and birth of product design

Last week, we relaunched our website. It was a ton of work – we spent 6 months on it, starting with the exact same processes we bring to our clients. …

10 Tools to Make Your Startup Team More Productive

With many open source projects and tools available for startupsThe post 10 Tools to Make Your Startup Team More Productive appeared first on iamwire.

16 UX/UI Instagram accounts you must follow

With hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Instagram is a fantastic visual platform for designers. The Facebook-owned social network lets you …

How to Create An Effective Website: Back to Basics

Usefulness & Usability<p>How useful is a website if it doesn’t tell visitors why they’re there. Are they looking for a local Mexican restaurant with a …

User Stories Best and Worst Practices

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p>Summary<p>This presentation got …

User Stories

Product Design - Replay UI/UX

Replay is a product design project created and shared by Gruev Vladimir. In a nutshell it's a concept project for a music app, as Gruev said, …

Stunning Examples of Interaction in Mobile App Design

Visual appeal aside, effective interaction design can lead to significant improvements in the user experience of your mobile product.Taking the iOS …

7 Design Trends for Your Business 2017

New year, new inspiration. Design is always evolving and in order to create the best experiences for your customers it’s important to stay on top of …

Web Development Reading List #167: On Team Retreats, Immutable Cache, And Eliminating Clearfix Hacks

When working in a team, we focus so much on the work, that we often forget that we all have something in common. Something that is so obvious that we …

How User-Centered Design Will Skyrocket Your Conversion Rate

“Keep it simple, kid.”This quick phrase could’ve saved me hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars, but like so many beginners before me, I didn’t …

UX Design

Data Visualization 101: How to Make Better Pie Charts and Bar Graphs

As business people and marketers, we traffic in data. It’s what we use to make decisions (even gut decisions). Data is also how we communicate the …

Data Visualization

Part 3: Redesigning Webflow.com

Building the website in Webflow<p>Over the last couple weeks, we looked at why we decided to redesign Webflow.com and the process of designing the …

Web Development

User-centred Design in a Gamification Context

Gamification, like many other forms of design, has its roots in user-centred design (UCD). If you’re going to develop awesome gamified systems, …

Part uh: what does it take to be a full stack developer?

<i>A Beginners roadmap to becoming a full stack developer on the backend</i><p>It’s 2017 — the year of the orange clown — and we are likely to be annihilated …

A selection of the best product design and UX/UI design resources

When making prototypes of a product, we often found that there are a large number of duplicate parts on the same page. Although these elements can be …

Technology Forces Us To Do Things We’re Bad At. Time To Change How Design Is Done

Distractibility isn’t a human problem; it’s a design problem, writes usability expert Don Norman.<p>There is a widely believed myth that human error causes some 90% of car accidents. Ninety percent of all accidents are <i>blamed</i> on human error. That is not the same as <i>caused</i> by people.<p>The real cause of …