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How Context is Bridging the Gap Between UX and Service Design

We’re all familiar with the story by now.Back in 1993, Don Norman founded a new team at Apple to create a unified experience for their software and …

UX 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

Full-stack UXers: Who They Are and How to Find Them

Within the user experience community, there’s been an increasing push toward finding individuals whose skill sets extend beyond those of a typical UX …

UX Design

Here's how to remove the bias from your UX design

From the way we ask our users an ethnicity question in an online form to the promise of designing an entire world in Virtual Reality, we, as designers, could be missing the opportunity of breaking stereotypes and misconceptions, instead of perpetuating them.<p>Design can’t just be incidental. Our work …

UX Design

The theory of UX

User experience is not magic. You don’t run a simple test that Becky the marketing intern read a blog about once and uncover quick-fix solutions to …

UX Design

The list of the 5 Best WordPress plugins you should not be missing on

The best WordPress plugins that would take your productivity to a whole new level.<p>I know I have missed a lot of other crucial plugins in this list of …

Graphic Design: Awesome Variations of W Monogram

How many times can you explore the variations of a letter for a logo or symbol? Julien Perraudin has been exploring that with some awesome results. …

Everyone Will Love This One-Pan Chili-Lime Chicken and Rice

This 30-minute one-pan meal comes together with minimal ingredients but packs big flavor. It's wholesome and filling and everyone in your family is …

Cooking

Shutting down part of our brain can make us more creative

How does creativity work? And, more importantly, what can we do to become more creative individuals? These questions baffle the minds of …

Designing a Visual System at Scale

About a year ago, I took on the challenge of leading the effort to design a cohesive visual system for all of Facebook’s business products — the …

Henri Matisse - View of Collioure

David Cox - Rhye Sands<p>As one of the early predecessors to the Impressionist movement, <b>David Cox</b> was an English landscape painter and an important …

What is the best Prototyping Tool for you?

What is the best prototyping tool out there? We have asked that question to ourselves and between us many times. The answer is simple, there isn't …

Creative Logos from 2016 – 2017 by Studio Face

A highly inspiring collection of logos and marks created from 2016 – 2017 by Mexican studio Face.Because of the high quality of their graphic work, …

Graphic Design

Apple releases redesigned macOS Human Interface Guidelines

Following the release of macOS 10.13, iOS 11, watchOS 4, and tvOS 11 betas, Apple has released a newly updated version of its macOS Human Interface Guidelines. These design guidelines help designers and developers alike to build out applications that follow models based on Apple’s recommendations. …

iOS

An Introduction to Progressive Image Rendering

Images play important roles in websites, helping to improve conversions, enhance user experience and increase their engagement. There’s almost …

Web Development

Login Form Design: 20 Free Login Forms You Can Download Right Away

There are many situations when you are required to fill out a login form, thus you’ve definitely seen lots of login forms online, some with more or …

Web Design

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 …

8 graphic design trends for 2017

So we’re already into 2017, in case you haven’t noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed.<p>But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic …

Graphic Design

10 more handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis [Video]

A few weeks ago I posted about 10 handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis. To follow up, I’d like to share 10 additional iOS tips that I often use. Like I said before, chances are that hardcore iOS users will know most of these, but there’s usually at least one or two tips that catch users …

Apps

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 …

Handling Non Functional Requirements in User Stories

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p><b>Please Note:</b> User Stories are …

Project Management

30 FAQ Webpage Layouts with Effective User Experience

Support pages are a commonly accepted trait amongst webmasters. Once your website grows to support a large enough userbase you simply have to offer …

TETHR

The world's most powerful product design platform<p>Get high-fidelity in minutes. Upload your design files and transform your static screens into …

Prototypes

Designing for Large Screen Smartphones

As smartphones continue to get larger but our hands don’t, what kinds of design solutions can ensure mobile interactions remain comfortable, quick, …

Design Trend: Experimental Navigation Patterns

Long gone is the idea that navigation menus must be fixed at the top of a website design. While many designers opt for the safe, consistency of all …

UI Design

User Flows | 20 Inspiring Examples

When building a new website you might want to take into consideration to first create the sitemap. This assures you that your future site is fully …

Web Design

The Top 15 *Most-Pinned* Brownie Recipes on Pinterest

Whether you prefer ’em old style, packed with newfangled flavors like pumpkin or potato chips, or even spiked with red wine, brownies have got to be THE treat that tops all others. So when it’s time to indulge, you want the most over-the-top brownie recipe you can find, amiright? Here’s where …