Shawn Kemp

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7 Secrets to Write Successful Microcopy for Better UX in 2018

7 secrets of writing successful microcopy in 2018 will be introduced here for you to enhance UX in your web/mobile app designs.<p>In these days, besides …

What Happens When Data Scientists and Designers Work Together

Rise Science came to IDEO with a challenge. The young startup had built a robust data platform for college and professional athletes to track their sleep and adjust their behavior so that they played at peak performance. But for the players, the experience was challenging. Rise expected athletes to …

Tiny Copy, Big Impact: How Microcopy Helps Your Users and Helps Your Brand

Small things can make a big difference, and this is especially true in web content. The shortest of phrases and even single words—coupled with how …

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

<b>Competition in the</b> employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, you can choose from a variety of …

Graphic Design

Why I believe in full stack designers

As a start-up designer this is a topic I usually talk about and a question I ask myself frequently: Should product teams work with generalist …

UX Design

‘FakeClients’ Creates Faux Design Briefs To Get You Out Of Mental Ruts

Screenshot via FakeClients<p><b>18-year-old web designer</b> August van de Ven has put together an interesting creative prompt generator to keep you</b> …

Graphic Design

10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks

You're reading 10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Handy

Interaction Flow Kit for Sketch — Created by MOBGEN

<b>­</b><p><b>DOWNLOAD INTERACTION FLOW KIT</b> <b>(click👏 and give us some love ❤️)</b><p><i>The creation of interaction flows is a big part of our process as digital product</i> …

How to make trust your competitive advantage

With organizations all around the world making this a priority, the time to start is now.The post How to make trust your competitive advantage …

Move over GUI, now's the time for the Intelligent User Interface

Our Human Machine Interface (HMI) is broken. Designed in 1973 at Xerox PARC, the technology waits for a demand from the human before responding, and …

7 fantastic resources for free images

High-quality photos are crucial to successful content marketing and social media strategies.<p>Unfortunately, organizations run lots of bad stock images …

Public Relations

15 Excellent Color Scheme Generator for Designers

Color schemes and palettes look amazing, professional, neat and can be used for so many different things: websites, all kinds of designs, blogging, …

Color Management

Medium – a place to read and write big ideas and important stories

Millennial Tiny House is packed with space-saving ideas

The Millennial Tiny House is based on a double-axle trailer and measures 7.2 x 2.4 m (23 x 7.8 ft). Inside, the center of the home is taken up by a …

How the Google Ventures Design Sprint Works for Your Startup

In today’s competitive market, startup businesses that dawdle too long to get their product developed and their business launched, may not even get …

Project Management

UX Case Study: Forms and workflows (mobile and desktop)

This weekend I spent two hours submitting expenses for a few days worth of travel (<i>ouch!</i>). Most of this pain was the result of UX design decisions.<p>As …

Essential Assets Every Successful UX Designer Has

There are good UX designers, but there are <i>amazing</i> designers. What are some of the differences between them? Through observing a wide range of …

UX Design

Gestalt Theory for Efficient UX: Principle of Similarity.

Many designers can boast of having creative intuition and a sharp eye: they add as much passion and feeling into the layout of the future website or …

Are microframes the future of wireframing?

Wireframes are dead! Interactive prototypes are everything! We’ve heard these shouts for at least the past seven years. If the popularity of these …

Wireframing

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.

The Psychology Principles Every UI/UX Designer Needs to Know

Psychology plays a big part in a user’s experience with an application. By understanding how our designs are <i>perceived</i>, we can make adjustments so …

How You Define the Problem Determines Whether You Solve It

Typical stories of creativity and invention focus on finding novel ways to solve problems. James Dyson found a way to adapt the industrial cyclone to eliminate the bag in a vacuum cleaner. Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque developed cubism as a technique for including several views of a scene in the …

The Ins and Outs of a Design Sprint

Finally, a design approach you can't afford to ignore.<p>"We wanted to make the best for the most for the least"<br>- Charles Eames<p>When was the last time …

10 famous web designer portfolios everyone should check out

Listing the best web design portfolios is not the same as listing the most famous web designers. Indeed, it’s a funny thing, but the more famous web …

What is the Design Process?

<b>We want to see your design process.</b><br>— Said every interviewer, their voices echoing into the abyss.<p>A d<i>esign process</i> defines every designer’s journey to …

Why Understanding UX Design Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Understanding UX design also means understanding psychology, anthropology, sociology, computer science, graphic design, industrial design, and …

Most Awesome User Interface Animation Libraries Of 2017

Screenshot via Animate.css<p><b>Animation is one of the top user interface trends</b> this year, and little wonder. 2017 has seen its fair share of …

Google made a site that shows how millions of people draw the same object

Back in November, Google released artificial intelligence experiment that asks you to draw a random object and see if the neural network can identify your doodle. Quick, Draw! was eventually turned into a tool that transformed drawings into clip art based on the best results it got, helping people …

Wireframes by Top UX Designers

Wireframes are important for multiple reasons. One of them would be that they, the wireframes, focus on functionality, behavior, and priority of …