Manu Vikraman

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The Best And Worst Branding Of 2016

We revisit the highs, the lows, the most-Tweeted about. Here are our picks for the best and worst identity design this year.<p>It has never been harder to design a good visual identity. Brands live on dozens of platforms, so they have to look as good on a billboard as they do on a phone screen. …

The words you use to attract clients on the web

Why you shouldn't reduce yourself down to a one-word specialty to describe what you do.The post The words you use to attract clients on the web …

UX Design

10 Guidelines For Using Material Design Wisely

Material design has become more of a buzzword recently. While the elements of material design have supported many beautifully-designed and …

Material Design

Customer Experience vs User Experience: Why the difference matters

First, let’s say you bought an app that edits pictures on your phone.<p>You bought it because you love programs like Photoshop, and you wanted such detailed features for your phone, especially one in particular. However, when you actually start using the app, you find the interface confusing and you …

Dieter Rams | About Vitsœ | Vitsœ

Rams’s early years<p>Dieter Rams was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, in 1932. He was strongly influenced by the presence of his grandfather who was a …

Product Design

50 of the best email marketing designs we've ever seen (and how you can create one just as good) – Learn

<i>In case you hadn’t heard, email marketing isn’t dead.</i><p>In fact, the reality is quite the opposite. By the end of next year, it’s expected that the …

Graphic Design

Apple's design guru wants an iPhone that looks like 'a single sheet of glass'

Now we know what Jony Ive, Apple chief design officer, envisions for the radically redesigned "2017 iPhone."<p>Ive's design sense has permeated essentially every single Apple product for the past decade.<p>Looking to the future, Ive wants an iPhone "to appear like a single sheet of glass," according to …

Seven Misconceptions About Creativity and How to Harness It

We’ve all been there. That enchanting, mysterious moment when the muse strikes. Creativity is intoxicating. It’s frenetic. And — not to sound crass — …

5 Reasons Why Wireframes Are an Important Part of the Design Process

If you’ve been talking with any web company about a new design or redesign, you’ve most likely heard the term “wireframe” come up during discussions …

Landing Page Design. Direct Flight to High Conversion

Today we would like to discuss the topic which goes far broader than pure design issues. It lies on the crossroads of design, marketing, user …