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A beginner’s guide to understanding UX design

If you are thinking of working on your conversion optimization and landing page optimization, understanding UX design is essential. As you know, we write a lot about the user, the single visitor that arrives on your site or landing page and needs to be triggered and helped around. UX design helps …

Gridalicious Magic

Modular grid is a must for web and mobile design<p>I can’t but share the point of view on positive user experience and accuracy in design of our …

Restaurant Sitting on a Rock Surrounds Diners with Idyllic Ocean Views

At first glance, this ocean-side structure in Zanzibar looks to be someone's private, makeshift getaway built atop a lone boulder. But, the unassuming locale is actually a bright and airy eatery called The Rock Restaurant, an establishment that sits 23 feet above the water and boasts idyllic, …

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

Exploring TWA's Abandoned Terminal at New York's John F. Kennedy International

A survey of former jet-age glory.<p>When you first step out of the terminal at John F. Kennedy International in New York City, one of your first impressions of the city is also one of its most solemn icons: the former Trans World Airlines Flight Center. Legendary Finnish-American architect Eero …

Swirling Illustrations by James R. Eads Explore Human Connections and the Natural World | Colossal

<p>Multi-disciplinary artist and illustrator James R. Eads plays with motion and color to render harmonizing illustrations of people and nature. With …

There Are Two Kinds Of People: Do You Recognize Yourself?

People are diverse and complex creatures, but many differences between us can nonetheless be boiled down into a simple, binary distinction. …

How to get started in Calligraphy

In case you missed this epic post by Seb Lester…<p><i>Seb Lester gives us an insight into his practice and offers tips to anyone wishing to develop their calligraphy skills. Full videos of above animations here: Destiny and Heart & Soul</i><p>Calligraphy is enjoying something of a renaissance at the moment. I first noticed at the beginning of 2013 when mainstream publications like Salon started taking an interest in my calligraphy work. Momentum has gathered since then to the point that one of my …

17 Funny Animals Appear to Be Taking Photos with Cameras

Watch out, photographers! Looks like someone is trying to take your job! Over the past few years we've seen a number of hilarious photos of animals looking as if they're about to take pictures. Rather than being the subject of a photo, they want to be the one snapping it. And we're not just talking …

Photography

Ten Things I Learned Researching Ten of the World’s Fastest Growing Startups

What high-flying companies know about growth that no one else does.<p>When we launched GrowthHackers.com back in late September we had a notion of doing …

Product Management

Blind Artist Relies on Touch and Texture to Create Stunningly Vivid Paintings

While art has always been a major part of John Bramblitt's life, it wasn't until he completely lost his sight that he tried to paint for the first time. From the age of 11, Bramblitt's vision was gradually stolen from him by epilepsy. By the time he was 30, seizures had rendered him completely …

8 Ergonomic Solutions for Your House

Healthful living at home.<p>We asked ergonomics expert Vivienne Fleischer about using design to promote healthful living at home — and then we rounded up solutions.

Surprising Maps Reveal Most Common Jobs in the US from 1978 to 2014

National Public Radio (NPR) recently released a fascinating infographic that reveals the most common job in every state of the United States, and the data may surprise you. They compiled the professions on a series of maps that start in 1978 and track every four years until 2014. So, what's the job …

Stunning Portraits of Owls Captured in Up-Close Detail

In this stunning series by Brad Wilson, the photographer captures up-close portraits of different owl species. Each bird is set against a stark black background, and the brilliant vantage point allows us to marvel at their unique qualities. Tiny feathers, short beaks, and glassy eyes stare straight …

Rare, unusual Beatles and Rolling Stones photos surface via eBay sale

A shirtless Mick Jagger, relaxing poolside in Savannah, Ga., in 1965, intently studies the back cover of Bob Dylan's then-new "Bringing It All Back Home" album, still in the shrink wrap.<p>John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr gaze with delight as George Harrison tosses a yellow balloon into the …

25 Inspirational Examples of UI Style Guides

According to Wikipedia, a UI style guide is a ‘set of standards for the writing and design of documents’ and that it ‘ensures consistency and …

How to Make Reusable Snack Bags in Under 10 Minutes

When it comes to always being on the go, it’s crucial that you stay nourished. And, you get double points if you go green at the same time. Instead of throwing tomorrow’s lunch or snack into yet another Ziploc that you’re bound to throw away, why not create reusable snack bags? These take just a …

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Losing Weight on a Budget: Mindful Eating

<i>Last week, I kicked off a new series: Losing Weight on a Budget. If you’re just joining me, I encourage you to head to the Series Page to catch up on</i> …

Dynamic Portraits of Acrobatic Dancer and Bursts of Powder Frozen in Time

Brussels-based photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte freezes extraordinary instants in time in these expressive shots of an acrobatic dancer leaping and twirling amid dynamic clouds of powder. The Belgian photographer captured these spontaneous shots for the creative agency Norvell Jefferson in order to …

Coconut Collaborative: Vegan Yoghurt Alternative

I am in love.<p>This yoghurt is creamy, tangy, delicious, sweet, VEGAN and just look at that packaging! If you haven't heard about the Coconut …

Ditch Leather With These Great Vegan Boots for Men

November 7, 2014 | Written by<p>Every man has a footwear preference. There are “sneaker heads,” guys who go for casual Chuck Taylors, and, of course, …

Microsoft open-sources .NET framework and offers Visual Studio Community 2013 for free

Microsoft has been swiftly moving towards being a more open company. For example, when CEO Satya Nadella told the audience at the Windows 10 preview event that Microsoft loves Linux, it wasn’t a surprise, but rather a bold statement for a company that at one point saw Linux as a threat to its …

We listen to sad music to feel nostalgic

If sadness is an unpleasant emotion, then why are we at times so drawn to sad music? By <b>Dan Ruderman</b><p>In a recent study Liila Taruffi and Stefan Koelsch …

iOS Sketchpad

I was wondering what the delta was between the screen sizes of the different iPhones you need to support as an iOS designer. Did some math and …

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Film Festivals

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