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Microinteractions to Help Improve UX

As your users spend time on your website, they are constantly interacting with its features – and some of those small interactions matter more than …

UI Design

The Reflective Level of Emotional Design

“Few products become iconic in people's lives in the way that, say, the Sony® Walkman® did. The iPod is quickly ascending to that status. Clearly …

Interaction Design

Design for Emotion

Humans have feelings, thoughts, and emotions — we all have them. Some of the best sites, apps, and experiences i’ve seen over the years have been …

10 rules for making user-friendly web forms

Despite the evolution of human-computer interaction, forms still remain one of the most important types of interaction for users. People who use your …

Google Maps

User Stories Best and Worst Practices

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p>Summary<p>This presentation got …

The Ultimate Secret to Increasing Your Online Conversion Rate

<i>Increasing your conversion rate is not that complicated. A relentless focus on making things easier will win over clever tricks every time.</i><p>Those who …

eCommerce

Mobile Design Best Practices

Good UX is what separates successful apps from unsuccessful ones. Customers are won and lost every day because of good or bad user experience design. …

UI Design

7 Ways to Delight Users with Animation

“Delight” is a word that we’re hearing and using more often to describe pleasurable moments in our products. Delight is the magic that makes us fall …

UI Design

Difference Between UI & UX - A Practical Example

I know what you are thinking. Just another guy trying to impose his personal opinion on a controversial, holy war-inducing topic. “UI vs UX: What’s …

UI Design

5 Essential UX Rules for Dialog Design

Dialogs are effective user interface element when you <i>design</i> and <i>use them right</i>. They can help your users complete reach their goals faster and easier. …

Here's how to design ecommerce CTAs that convert

One of the core principles of good UX design is that every page should have a single primary purpose. If you can’t answer the question <i>“What is the</i> …

UI Design

Microsoft Fluent Design System: Breaking down Windows 10's new look

Windows 10 is getting a huge makeover that’s starting with the upcoming Fall Creators Update. But for all the hoopla over the Fluent Design System (previously known as Project Neon) and its new aesthetic philosophy, we only got the brief look at it during Microsoft’s Day 2 Build keynote. The demo …

UI Design

Creating Usability with Motion: The UX in Motion Manifesto

The following manifesto represents my answer to the question — “As a UX or UI, designer, how do I know when and where to implement motion to support …

Style Guide - The best Style Guide resources in one place

en_US<p>object<p>Curated collection of Style Guide related articles and resources.<p>https://heydesigner.com/style-guide/<p>HeyDesigner — Design and frontend …

How to use Google Calendar’s smart meeting scheduler

Scheduling meetings on Google Calendar is now a whole lot easier.<p>A recent update to Google Calendar implemented one of the better features of the iOS …

Apps

10 best new web design tools for January

If you work in the world of web design, whether that be in a studio or working from home, it's vital to keep up-to-date with the latest industry …

Web Design

Playing one of VR’s most violent and exciting games

Arizona Sunshine had to rethink the zombie genre for VR, and teach players how to shoot<p>I’m playing through the first three levels of <i>Arizona Sunshine</i>, an upcoming zombie shooter, and it’s one of the more complete first-person experiences I’ve seen in virtual reality. There’s a campaign with a story. …

A Quick Guide For Designing Better Buttons

Buttons are a common element of interaction design. While they may seem like a very simple UI element, they are still one of the most important ones …

Wireframing

What You Should Know About The App Design Process

And while this approach has become a truism in most of our industry, it’s far from obvious for anyone entering the field. A lot of articles have been …

UX Design

Building your bot's brain with Node.js and spaCy

<i>This is a guest post by Wah Loon Keng, the author of spacy-nlp, a client that exposes spaCy's NLP text parsing to Node.js (and other languages) via</i> …

JavaScript

Jedi Principles of UI Animation

<i>By</i> <i>Kit Oliynyk</i><p>Why, when, and how to use animation in your UI, what UX Choreography is, and what all of this has to do with Star Wars.<p>I used be a print …

Accessibility: Improving The UX For Color-Blind Users

According to Colour Blind Awareness 4.5% of the population are color-blind. If your audience is mostly male this increases to 8%. Designing for …

Web Design

Google is making a toy system that teaches kids how to code

Learning to code usually involves sitting in front of a computer, memorizing commands, and carefully checking for syntax errors. But what if instead, coding was colorful, fun, and let you interact with the real world?<p>That's what Google is trying to do with a new initiative called Project Bloks. …

Is HTML5 the new Windows?

If you are as old as me, you remember the transition from MS-DOS to Windows in the early 1990s. Dominant applications like Lotus 123 and WordPerfect were quickly knocked from their perches as the ecosystem tectonically shifted before they responded. Microsoft Word and Excel for Windows replaced …

Content Modelling: A Master Skill

In “Tinker, Tailor, Content Strategist,” which runs concurrently in this issue, I asked you about content strategy master skills, which hardly seems …

Discover the UX secrets behind Tinder

When it comes to looking for web design inspiration you could do a lot worse than looking to Tinder for tips. With its 'swipe right' mechanic having …

Adobe’s Awesome New App Lets You Design Custom Typefaces Quickly And Easily

<b>The recently concluded</b> Adobe MAX conference revealed an upcoming new application in its prototype stages that is a quick and easy solution to …