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6 innovative ways to photograph your portfolio

Presentation is crucial in a design portfolio. And whether the final outcome is digital or printed, a beautifully art-directed approach to …

Graphic Design

Why attend a UX Hackathon?

The emergence of UX-driven hackathons are tackling one of the challenges of UX education by providing participants with an opportunity to learn while …

UX Design

What is Information Architecture?

Introduction<p>Within the UX industry, there are myriad terms and concepts you’ll need to understand in order to get your job done.<p>One of the most …

Information Architecture

100 Questions Designers Always Ask

Methodology<p>Design smarter by asking the right questions.<p>Being a designer isn’t just pushing pixels and perfecting gradients. If I’ve learned anything …

UX Design

User-Centered Design: An Introduction

We live in a world where everything changes extremely fast; new products, new degrees, new careers, new methodologies. It is somewhat scary to …

Usability

How to Meet Tight Deadlines Without Sacrificing Creativity

In today's fast-paced world, entrepreneurs have very few windows dedicated to uninterrupted focus. Here's some good news: You can flex your creative muscles and craft top-notch solutions while the dark clouds of tight deadlines loom overhead.<p>There's nothing boring about being an entrepreneur. Every …

Creativity

Brown University built this slick interactive site to make statistics less dull

Statistics tend to be pretty boring – especially to people that know little about the field or simply lack the skills and knowledge to interpret such data. Now Brown University wants to take the hassle out of perusing charts with its new interactive website.<p>Created by Brown student Daniel Kunin, …

Empower Your Customers with Interactive, Visual Data

Often, when we read about mobile engagement and analytics, the conversation focuses on collecting and analyzing customer data to better understand …

The Most Noteworthy Search Algorithm Updates by Google

One infographic to show you everything you need to know for your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Smart marketers eagerly await Google algorithm updates. In 2016, its algorithms underwent several changes. While a lot of these changes are trivial, the major ones …

Algorithms

To Use Or Not To Use: Touch Gesture Controls For Mobile Interfaces

General Gestures<p>Gestures come in all shapes and sizes. The most common are listed in the graphic below. These are the conventional controls to which …

Graphic Design by Tamas Horvath

Graphic design samples of Tamas Horvath’s visual diary.Tamas Horvath is a Hungarian freelance graphic designer who currently lives and works in …

Graphic Design

How Business Intelligence Is Being Disrupted for the Better

The volume and complexity of data requires a systematic organizational effort to derive its maximum benefit.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For years, business intelligence (BI) has been the industry standard for helping leadership gain visibility into business …

Big Data

This Is the Best Netflix Documentary for Design Lovers to Binge Watch

"Abstract: The Art of Design" gives the industry a new edge rarely witnessed in design documentaries.<p>"You're looking for a moment when you feel you're as close to the soul as possible. That's what good design is."<p>So declares the trailer for "Abstract: The Art of Design," a new Netflix series that …

Christoph Niemann

The Build-Your-Own-Handbag Startup That’s Perfected Mass Customization

How Mon Purse’s Lana Hopkins shook up the supply chain and embraced technology so consumers can design their own bags at non-luxury prices.<p>If you pop into Bloomingdale’s in New York in search of a new handbag, you might notice that, next to the Rebecca Minkoff, Marc Jacobs, and Salvatore Ferragamo …

Salvatore Ferragamo

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 …

UX Design

What Businesses Can Learn from #DeleteUber

Is your company prepared for a brand crisis?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m going to (try to) steer clear of the surrounding politics, but suffice it to say the United States (and to some extent the world) is trying to understand our new "reality." As is the case …

ACLU

Your Government Wants to Militarize Social Media to Influence Your Beliefs

A conference in London this week brings together military and intelligence officials hoping to use social media as a tool in the armed forces.<p>A global conference of senior military and intelligence officials taking place in London this week reveals how governments increasingly view social media as …

Public Relations

6 Powerful Ways to Build Unbreakable Self-Discipline

If you look at your life right now, what is the reason you are not as successful, happy, or healthy as you could be at this point in your life?<p>Apart …

The startup that's an expert at predicting what you want to do next just raised $20 million

He responds with one of the his company's core values: "Provide omotenashi."<p>The Japanese philosophy of whole-hearted hospitality is one that powers both the business and the company's culture.<p>"The easiest literal translation [of omotenashi] is the ability of the host to predict what his or her …

Startups

Not worrying about anything is everything

<b>(CNN) —</b> The plot of my only recurring nightmare goes like this: I'm back in college and have not attended one of my classes all semester (usually math or science), and now a final exam is imminent.<p>I'm completely unprepared, time has run out, and I don't even recall where the classroom is, so I …

Self-help

How to Design a Large Scale Responsive Site

Responsive design has evolved considerably since it was first defined by Ethan Marcotte in 2010. The discussion now isn’t whether you should develop …

Web Design

How to do calligraphy: a master reveals the secrets of his on-trend craft

When calligrapher Paul Antonio was 10 years old, he used to wander along the beaches of his native Trinidad looking for turkey vulture feathers to turn into quills. “For a long time I thought I was at such a disadvantage, not having had 20 different nibs bought for me. It was only in my …

Things Could Be Worse: The Stoic's Guide to Happiness

Do you remember when you were young and you never wanted to eat your vegetables?<p>Mom would tell you to eat your spinach because you’ll grow up big and …

SEO

How Indian startups are using video content—and how they should

I was going through LinkedIn feed yesterday and chanced uponThe post How Indian startups are using video content—and how they should appeared first …

Startups (India)

UX Design Process: Is There Really One?

A UX design process is something that everyone has in the UX industry, but something that everyone does differently. While the majority may maintain …

UX Design

The Most Important Marketing Metric You're Not Measuring

Our digital marketing expert Ryan Bonnici tells us to stop measuring your marketing performance by channel, and instead by content type.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: What are the minimum non-vanity metrics every organization adopting inbound marketing should</b> …

Marketing

10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

Clothing