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Why every organization needs a human-centered design hallway: lessons from the Akron-Summit County Public Library

Jennifer Stencel<p>Have you ever heard of human-centered design hallway? Neither had I, until I spoke with Jennifer Stencel, the branch manager and teen …

Design

15 Minute Sesame Ramen Noodles.

Today we’re going to eat sesame noodles and pretend like we’re in college again.Except! Except the flavor is SPOT ON in these ramen noodles. Super …

Coconut

30 Seconds of CSS

Bouncing loaderanimation<p>Creates a bouncing loader animation.<p>HTML<p>CSS<p>Demo<p>Explanation<p>Note: 1rem is usually 16px.<p>@keyframes defines an animation that has …

Web Development

麵粉變變變 手工麵條好好吃!

麵粉變變變!手工麵條好好吃! 麵粉的用途千變萬化,麵包、蛋糕、各式各樣的糕餅等,都是利用麵粉變化...Read More

刀削麵屬性之『家常麵條』

Five trends shaping services and design in 2018

Humans will make your technology stand out<p>The overarching message is that 2018 will be the year to invest in humanising technology. Why? Technology …

Customer Experience

Bringing Back Skeuomorphic Design

It’s easy to see skeuomorphic design pieces as dated, writes designer Michael Flarup. That’s starting to change.<p><i>This story was adapted from the original on Prototypr.</i><p>Last Thursday I posted some recent work to Dribbble. More than 10,000 views later, we could be starting a revival movement. The …

UI Design

User research tool box

I've spent most of the last five years researching user researchers, building research infrastructure and things, and hanging out in user research …

Science

Quality Typefaces That Are Free For Use In Your Commercial Projects

‘JAKARTA’<br>Image via Dominique Thiodorus<br>If you’re reading this, it’s likely you have a font obsession—but now is not the time to curb it.<br>Curated by …

Typography

How to Visualize Your Qualitative User Research Results for Maximum Impact

When thinking about visualization of research results, many people will automatically have an image of a graph in mind. Do you have that image, too? …

Data Visualization

Everything you need to plan and share user research with Trello

Introducing the Pivotal Research Iteration. It’s a Trello template to help you plan, collaborate, and stay organized no matter what type of user …

Project Management

Pasta Amatriciana

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Immortalizing Human Scents as Memory Perfumes

Bodily odors are forever.<p>There’s a line in George du Maurier’s novel <i>Peter Ibbetson</i> that perfectly encapsulates the relationship between odor and …

Beauty

茶叶蛋 Tea Eggs (Cha Ye Dan) - Betty L

Alex and I clutched each other’s hands, wearing our matching couple shirts (when in China, right?), as we navigated through the hoards of local …

10 Resources for Usability Facilitators

Facilitating a usability test is a skill.<p>With enough of the right practice you’ll get better at facilitating and running more effective usability …

Bigoli in salsa: a Venetian timeless recipe for a dish of whole wheat spaghetti with anchovy sauce - The Freaky Table

Whenever I am asked about typical Venetian recipes, my list starts from “<i>bigoli in salsa</i>“.<br>Perhaps to me, this dish of <i>bigoli</i> is the pasta dish par …

Ragù Bolognese with Pappardelle

Instructions<p>You will need a 3-litre (5-pint) deep flameproof and ovenproof pan or casserole dish, with a lid. Preheat the oven to 160°C/140°C fan/Gas …

Going Guerrilla: How to Fit UX Research into Any Timeframe

As more and more companies realise the value of UX research, “guerrilla” methods have become a popular way to squeeze research into limited budgets …

UX Design

Lemon Thyme Loaf

Posted on May 30, 2014May 30, 2014<p>Cooking From Loving Home Made<p>I saw this cake on <b>Loving Home Made</b> and after three successive contemplation, I knew I …

The Redesign: Questions To Ask Before You Start

You start a new job at a new company. They talk about infusing design thinking, and the VC’s get all excited. Images of awards go dancing through the …

Why “Success” is an Unhelpful Idea and How to Really Flourish as a Multipotentialite

Words like “success” and “failure” have never meant much to me. Other people seem to care a great deal about these words, but I don’t really know …

Happiness

Getting Started with Popular Guerrilla UX Research Methods

In my last article, I talked about how you can “guerilla-ise” traditional UX research methods to fit into a short timeline, and when it makes the …

UX Design

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Which comes first: card sorting or tree testing?

Tree testing or card sorting first? It’s a question that many researchers often ask themselves, but I’m here to help clear the air!

How to Have Better UX Before UI Begins

When you hear “user experience” (UX), you might immediately think of website design. While you are not wrong to associate the two concepts, this …

UX Design

Mastering Text Overlay, Right On Your Phone | Moment

How-To<p>Mastering Text Overlay, Right On Your Phone<p>Words +<p>Photos<p>| Jesus Corral<p>September 29, 2017<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Often times, our own creativity …

Tutorials

This Startup Adds “Digital Citizenship” To School Curriculums

Now that every kid is on social media, maybe it’s time schools start teaching how to treat others on those services.<p>One day last year, about 30 fifth graders at Seldens Landing Elementary School in Virginia were issued tablets and asked to answer questions about cyber-bullying. They started with …

Education Technology

How to Use the Grid System in Graphic Design

Keep Designs Consistent With Grids<p>The grid system used in the graphic design process is a way of organizing content on a page. It uses any …

Graphic Design