Cecilia Byberg

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10 great examples of web design portfolios for 2017

If you want to get the job or freelance gig you’re looking for, your portfolio needs to impress. And web designers have a tougher time than other …

Designing For (and With) Color Blindness

Every time someone finds out I’m color blind, I’m always hit with the same question: “So, what color is this?” 95% of the time I’ll answer correctly, …

What is user experience strategy?

As digital customer experience has worked its way to the boardroom and into the consciousness of the C-suite, user experience design has established …

Customer Experience

IxD Checklist

Form a better understanding of interaction through using the IxD Checklist by Amit Jakhu and Aaron Legaspi from Myplanet.

Michelin Reinvents The Wheel

You will get no flat tires anymore, as Michelin introduces the Tweel: the first commercialized airless radial tire. The main advantage over pneumatic …

7 Rules for Creating Gorgeous UI (Part 1)

A non-artsy primer in digital aesthetics<p>Introduction<p>OK, first things first. This guide is not for everyone. Who is this guide for?<p><b>Developers</b> who want …

UI Design

Productivity Advice I Learned From People Smarter Than Me

<i>Ryan Holiday is the bestselling author of</i> <i>The Obstacle Is The Way</i><i>, the founder of</i> <i>Brass Check Marketing</i> <i>and gives</i> <i>monthly book recommendations</i> <i>to 30,000 people here.</i><p>Like all people, I’d like to think I am a productive person. If I am, however, it’s because I’ve been ruthlessly efficient at one thing: …

Stop Changing UIs For No Good Reason

There are a bunch of new ‘transitions’ between elements. I don’t know what the battery cost actually is for this, but as a user I just don’t care …

UI Design

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Grundini – Peter Grundy — London, UK

<i>Information graphics are often dry and uninviting and how to make over-dosed informative data look visually attractive in a minimalist style is a</i> …

Infographic Designers' Sketchbooks

Designing compelling and informative ways to communicate raw data has never been more pertinent. In light of the ceaseless thirst for information brought on by the digital age (along with the multitude of access points for such information) the wealth of rich infographics produced today is nothing …

Infographics

Refining Your Mobile Onboarding Experience Using Visual Analytics

Inviting Users To Stay<p>Onboarding post-download could include a variety of techniques to keep users engaged during their first time using your app. …

Design Store: Web & Graphic Design Books, Pantone, Illustration, etc.

This year's <i>Print</i> typography issue, with cover photo by John Keatley and typography by Louise Fili, is a bit different from past editions. Here, we …

Graphic Design

11 Tips For Finally Starting Your Own Sketchbook, And Sticking To It

It was artist Paul Klee who said, "A drawing is simply a line going for a walk." His quote aptly captures the simplicity of sketching -- an art form so beautifully uncomplicated it requires only a piece of paper and a writing utensil. You don't have to be a successful early 20th century painter to …

Book Review: “Photographers’ Sketchbooks” by Stephen McLaren and Bryan Formhals

I recently picked up a copy of “Photographers’ Sketchbooks“, an excellent book written by Stephen McLaren (co-author of “Street Photography Now”) and …

5 Ways Drawing Can Bring Anyone Joy

Have you ever wanted to simply draw but didn't because you did not know what to start with? Have you ever felt a longing for artistic creativity but …

Creativity

Developing a Service Philosophy | The User Experience

It takes hard work to create a library that provides good user experience. As convenient as it would be, building an exemplary organization doesn’t …

10 usability elements that affect conversions

If websites were human beings, usability would be their oxygen. They need it to survive (and thrive!) and they would only really notice its …

5 things digital marketers should know about user experience

User experience is becoming an increasingly popular feature of the digital landscape. But as digital marketers, we don't always have a clear view of …

9 Multimedia Resources for Information Design

Whether you’re a web designer or specialize in graphics, <b>information design</b> is one of the fundamental principles of usability and visual storytelling. …

Download the Oracle Applications Cloud User Experience Strategy e-Book

By Misha Vaughan, Applications User Experience<b></b><br>Our core strategy still focuses on simplicity, mobility, and extensibility for Applications Cloud user …

eBooks

10 Responsive Design Problems and Fixes

<b>The Internet is changing, with responsive websites quickly adapting to any device and screen size to bring the user the most dynamic experience</b> …

Create a better user experience by changing the way you write

As a copywriter who’s written online content for the likes of BBC, Yahoo and Nokia, I have always thought about how the text appears on web pages. I …

Digital product studio

Business<p>By ustwo -<p>Exciting news! Carsten Wierwille will be joining as new Global CEO of ustwo Studios in 2018.<p>Business<p>By Lars Rosengren -<p>Seven key …

Should You Listen To Your Users or Your Data?

<b>What data can tell you:</b><p>In this blog post, Airbnb Data Scientist Jan Overgoor describes how his team uses controlled experiments to inform every step …

3 Reasons You Can’t Just Ask Customers What They Want

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>David Mierke is a senior user experience researcher at ÄKTA, a digital user experience product design and development consultancy based in downtown Chicago.</i><p>Do you like apples or bananas? Coffee or tea? Pepperoni or cheese pizza? Simple questions result in simple answers which, when …

List of courses for UX, HCI or ID aspirants

I often come across questions from UX aspirants enquiring about courses they should take up in UX, HCI or Interaction Design. Instead of writing to …