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Landing Page Optimization: 10 Tips for Creating Landing Pages That Convert

If your client’s ecommerce homepage is like a physical storefront, then the landing page is like a pop-up shop or a stand in the farmers’ market. A …

A Content-first Approach to Redesigning Your Firm’s Website

27707 / Pixabay“Content-first” is a philosophy that leading digital agencies have adopted to guide their clients’ websites in a more efficient …

Animating SVG Files With SVGator

Animating SVG Files With SVGatorAnimating SVG Files With SVGatorThe Smashing Editorial 2018-07-19T14:00:00+02:00 2018-07-21T10:55:17+00:00(<i>This</i> …

How to Send A Fax From Gmail

Instant communication methods such as email and texting make it very easy to send messages, documents and other files with just a couple of mouse …

Finnish university's online AI course is open to everyone

It explains and discusses the elements of artificial intelligence.<p>Helsinki University in Finland has launched a course on artificial intelligence -- one that's completely free and open to everyone around the world. Unlike Carnegie Mellon's new undergrad degree in AI, which the institution created …

Artificial Intelligence

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

7 Key UX Topics that Every Manager Should Understand

The new entrant into UX in an established business often has a tough time of things. People understand what UX stands for (some of the time at …

Elon Musk Just Gave the World's Best Productivity Advice in a Single, Short Sentence

And we all owe him a debt of gratitude for pointing out the obvious.<p>Leave it to Elon Musk to get to the heart of the matter. In a recent memo directed to Tesla employees, Musk described a number of actions that he plans to take to improve the company's performance, particularly in regard to the …

Here’s how you write a good error message for your product

The concept of “embracing failure” is big in the tech industry. <i>Fail fast, fail often!</i> is almost an industry mantra<i>.</i> But there’s an everyday type of failure that doesn’t get much attention in the product development process.<p>That’s right. The humble error message.<p>Why error messages matter<p>We’ve …

Entire checkout flow of a theatre event booking, with Headout PWA

Attention, I don’t work for Headout, this is just a side project, an attempt to redesign the checkout flow of a theatre event booking app, …

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

Houseplants

20 Inspiring Mobile Login Forms

The following article brings you 20 <i>inspiring mobile login forms</i> that will teach you some new styles and design techniques for designing mobile forms. …

Logo Design Process From Start To Finish [Guide] #logo #logodesign #logodesigner #graphicdesign #graphicdesigner #branding

Steps for logo design process<p><b>Design Brief</b> <br>Get to know the client’s business.• <b><br>Research</b> <br>Conduct research focused on the industry, its history, and …

Graphic Design

How Human Memory Works: Tips for UX Designers.

One of the greatest information processors we deal with in our everyday life cannot be seen or touched. It cannot be bought or sold as well as taken …

20 Years of Research on Experience Design

An interview with experience expert Christian Jantzen<p>Christian Jantzen is a professor of Experience Design, at Aalborg University, in Denmark. He has …

15 Must-See Speeches from Experts for UI/UX Designers

It wouldn’t be a fresh discovery to say that IT-sphere in general and product design as its part require non-stop learning from those who seek to be …

How to price logo design services

When it comes to talking about money, logo design is one of the most contentious areas of graphic design. After all, how much work can it possibly …

Date-Input Form Fields: UX Design Guidelines

<b>Summary:</b> Date-entry fields must be unambiguous and support task completion by using the right design pattern. Small design changes can prevent big …

How to build useful and engaging mobile apps

There’s a lot developers can learn by studying what Google refers to as micro-moments and how connected consumers use the mobile web to find relevant information in real-time.<p>Consumers are always on the go. And their go to device when they need to discover something is increasingly becoming their …

Apps

An Introduction To Building And Sending HTML Email For Web Developers

HTML email: Two words that, when combined, brings tears to a developer's eyes. If you're a web developer, it's inevitable that coding an email will …

Make a Great First Impression with Freesumes

When you find a great new career opportunity, the last thing you want to do is submit a bland resume based on a default Word template from the 90’s. …

2017 Logo Design Trends Forecast

Enjoy this forecast of the top logo design & branding trends of 2017.It’s also important to remember, that despite the fact that design trends vary …

The Psychology of Logo Design: Shape

If handled correctly, a logo can be the most powerful tool for a designer when promoting a brand. However, when all they have to work with is shape …

7 Laundry Room Design Ideas To Use In Your Home

The laundry room is a spot in the house that’s easy to overlook. Nobody really loves doing laundry, so putting effort and money into making the …

11 Tips to Optimize JavaScript And Improve Website Loading and Rendering Speeds

JavaScript is a truly amazing tool for front-end programming, creating interactive, feature-rich websites and fast, seamless web applications. Every …

Mobile Design Best Practices

Apps are now a mainstream, trusted way to deliver content and services. But in a crowded market, how does a mobile app become useful, relevant, and …

Ux Designer Resume Samples

11<p>Sr. Usability Engineer, Ui/ux Designer, & BA<p><i>Identified opportunities to enhance Capital IQ SDLC processes and product offerings</i><p>Solved workflow …

The Golden Rules Of Bottom Navigation Design

Design is more than just good looks – something all designers should know. Design also covers how users <i>engage</i> with a product. Whether it's a site or …

5 Pages Your Business Website Needs to Be Successful

<i>By Peter Boyd</i><p>When creating a website for your business, you want to ensure it's an accurate representation of your company. In today's digital world, the initial impression you give to future clients is likely coming from your site. It's important to make sure that you're putting your best virtual …

10 Life-Changing TED Talks That Everyone Should Watch

Watching a TED Talk is a solid way to pass time, learn something new, or find much-needed sources of motivation, inspiration, and empowerment when …