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The Ultimate List of UX Design and Development Resources - Learn to Code

For my fellow web developers, here are some great resources to have in your back pocket as you design and develop beautiful user …

UX Design

Design Principles for Wireframing

In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App details some of the principles that will help you design better wireframes and, ultimately, …

Ideo Releases A New Photoshop For Interaction Design

The design agency offers an improved version of Origami, the open-source UX prototyping tool Facebook released earlier this year.<p>A few months ago, Facebook released a bit of open-source code called Origami, which lets designers create and test user interfaces without any coding.<p>Now, Ideo has …

Prototyping

The Power of Service-Oriented Mobile Design: Lessons in apps that connect with users from we are experience and the Design for Experience awards

<b>Over the past week and a half, we’ve featured a series of articles taking a look at what it takes to be a mobile designer, how iOS 7 has set the</b> …

101 essential free fonts for web designers

Every designer knows that free fonts are a godsend when working on a project, but truly valuable free fonts can be tough to find.<p>With this list we’ve …

Empathy for the User: Experience Design Secrets from an Expert

<i>Jo Plumridge is a UK-based photographer, writer and lecturer. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been adapted with permission.</i><p>User experience (UX) designers are among the unsung heroes of the digital world. They make the tools, sites and apps we use simple, …

Moving Beyond the Design

Three critical insights from theatre drive my quest to move beyond the design:<p>First, I believe that the role of <i>director</i> is critical in successfully …

10 User Experience Principles for Mobile Apps and Websites

Mobile is the next big thing. Although it has already emerged drastically, there’s so much more potential to be unlocked and the ones who realize …

The five golden rules of responsive web design

<b>In May 2010, Ethan Marcotte started the craze that is Responsive Web Design, when we wrote his article of the same name for A List Apart. This</b> …

Web Design

Think UX: 46 percent of searches for products are mobile [study]

One of the most important factors influencing how people interact with the internet is the rise of mobile devices. As Brafton reported, contextual …

How To Use 10 Psychological Theories To Persuade People

Influence your audience without feeling sleazy about it with these tips on social media.<p>What are we really talking about when we’re talking about conversions?<p>Persuasion, right? Influence.<p>When we talk about conversions, we are, most of the time, discussing ways we can be more persuasive, more …

Marketing

15 Stylish Fonts For Your Next Project

Get our posts emailed to you with our monthly newsletter, subscribe here.<p>On a recent search for a new typeface for a project I came across the free …

Eyetracking And The Neuroscience Of Good Web Design

Companies like Google, eBay, and Barnes & Noble are all integrating neuroscience discoveries into their web design. Here’s how.<p>Fabian Stelzer, EyeQuant‘s CEO, believes there’s a science to how we view the Web. Whether on desktops or on mobile, whether we’re male or female, young or old, our eyes …

Eye Tracking

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Typomoderno, Hans kendrick, Campton

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

Google’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles

When the Android team wants to decide whether a design decision is good or bad, they turn to the least techie of tricks.<p>Nothing is perfect. So even for the most successful platforms, design needs to continuously evolve. But beyond mere gut instinct or that ephemeral talent of taste, how can you …

UX Design

11 Impressive Service & App Websites

Back in February we showcased the first list with 11 Incredibly Inspiring Service & App Websites. Since the list was very popular and we had several …

Apps

20 Smashing Editorial Design Pieces for Your Inspiration

With so many websites having similar designs and structures nowadays, it’s very important for any web designer to <b>stay creative and unique in order to</b> …

Is Google building my dream email product? Maybe!

Soon after joining PandoDaily last year, I wrote a post about an imaginary email product that provided a more streamlined, better-organized inbox. …

Information Overload Research Group launches

About a year and a half ago, I participated in a workshop with about 20 other people focused on the problem of information overload. This group …

Image optimization

Over the holidays I was at my local Starbucks sucking off their WIFI along with ~10 others. It’s funny how performance becomes your top priority …

Go Responsive with 7 Free Email Templates from Stamplia

February 18, 2014<p><b>Looking for even more templates?</b><p>25 free, modern, pre-tested, and easy-to-use email templates are now available in the Litmus …

Mastering HTML Email

Email is an awesome medium. It goes straight into the inbox and its ROI is widely reported as being through the roof at 4000%. It’s also …

Web Design

Blue Mail Snoozes Emails for Later, Turns Them Into a Task List

Android: If you like to look at your email as if it were a to-do list, then get Blue Mail. It lets you snooze mails for later so they act as …

Making Embedded Content Work In A Responsive iFrame

The Markup For Embedded Content<p>Services such as YouTube provide code that you can copy and paste into your own website to embed content. I tend to …

The 100 Greatest Free Fonts for 2014

Here we are, once again, with our now-famous selection of the top 100 free fonts for 2014. This year we have only selected fonts published or updated …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

8 Free Fonts for Clean Web Design

Clean and minimal web design has certainly grown in popularity, and typography plays a big role in this type of design. If you have been struggling …

Free Fonts - New Fonts for Desigenrs | Fonts

This is a collection of <b>modern</b> and beautiful design best <b>free fonts</b> for web and graphic trends. High quality and stylish look fonts make your contents, …

Ebony & Ivory Free Branding Mockup

Ebony and Ivory is a clean and simple branding mockup series created by Shaan Shiv Suleman to present your designs to clients in a professional and …

Graphic Design