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10 Useful Tools for Creating Content, Writing, and Researching

Are you a busy social media marketer? Looking for tools to improve the way you work? In this article, you’ll discover 10 apps and browser extensions …

Infographics

The Best Homepage Designs on the Internet and How to Copy Them

People have been predicting the “death of the homepage” for years.But the homepage will never go away.Each site needs a front door to welcome its new …

Marketing

What is the best windows UX hi-fi prototyping tool?

<b>What are prototypes?</b><p>In a design process, prototypes are one of the most important steps. A prototype comes in many shapes, from basic sketches …

Wizards: Definition and Design Recommendations

<b>Summary:</b> A common application-design pattern for inputting information, wizards work well for processes that are performed only occasionally.<br>When it …

A Refresher on A/B Testing

It’s all about data these days. Leaders don’t want to make decisions unless they have evidence. That’s a good thing, of course, and fortunately there are lots of ways to get information without having to rely on one’s instincts. One of the most common methods, particularly in online settings, is …

Dashboard Design | 20 Beautiful Examples of Dashboards

Share!<p>If you are currently working on a mobile or web application or planning to create one in the future, then this article will definitely come in …

How to get started with Sketch for app design

Sketch isn't exactly the new kid on the block when it comes to app design any more. Maybe you've been using it for a while, or maybe you're new to …

Wireframing

5 of the Best Prototyping Tools to Test Out Your Web and Mobile Designs

, as it lets you and your team review concepts and share feedback in the early stages of a project. By creating an interactive mockup of a website or …

How to build a data science pipeline

Start with y. Concentrate on formalizing the predictive problem, building the workflow, and turning it into production rather than optimizing your …

20 Inspiring Mobile Login Forms

The following article brings you 20 <i>inspiring mobile login forms</i> that will teach you some new styles and design techniques for designing mobile forms. …

UI Design

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 …

Responsive Design in Sketch — Part 1

What is new in the group resizing feature.<p>With the latest version of Sketch (v.44), the group resizing feature has been updated. Even though there is …

The Future of Design Tools is not Prototyping. Introducing UXPin Systems.

<b>The Early Days</b><p>It’s hard to believe that we started UXPin <b>7 years ago</b>.<p>Our first product was a paper prototyping notepad aimed at bringing designers and …

The best email newsletters every web designer should follow in 2017

A savvy web designer like yourself probably enjoys keeping up with the latest news in the industry, right? But let’s face it – when you’re stuck on a …

Weekly News for Designers (N.389)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week.You can …

Freebies

How marketing will change in 2017

With more than one-fourth of 2017 over, many businesses feel pressured to achieve the goals they set for themselves at the beginning of the year. Next year’s resolutions are months away, but there are still changes happening this year that will heavily influence the practice of marketing in years …

Marketing

Why UX Can Provide a Fresh Feel to Stale Industries

Small, incremental UX improvements that provide a better customer experience have become a reliable way to build a customer base.<p><i>By Kevin Yamazaki, founder and CEO of Sidebench.</i><p>My team has designed apps for brands such as Red Bull, Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sony Home Entertainment. We believe we've …

UX Design

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 …

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

What is the Design Process?

<b>We want to see your design process.</b><br>— Said every interviewer, their voices echoing into the abyss.<p>A d<i>esign process</i> defines every designer’s journey to …

Best Practices for Website Header Design

Everyone knows: there is not the second chance to make the first impression. In the sphere of digital products, this eternal truth works in terms of …

UI Design

Framer Design: The UI/UX Design Ultimate Tool

It’s a great time to be a designer especially in terms of access to information, resources and tools to get our job done effectively. Today, to make …

UX Design

Designing Efficient Web Forms: On Structure, Inputs, Labels And Actions

Someone who uses your app or website has a particular goal. Often, the one thing standing between the user and their goal is a form. Forms remain <b>one</b> …

Cool User Interface Freebies And Inspiration To Make Your Life Easier

Image by Wenjun via UIPie<p><b>Is your eye for user interface design</b> in line with the latest trends? If you’re a little unsure, there’s really no harm …

This site expertly pairs fonts using machine learning

As any typography nerd will tell you, pairing fonts on a design project isn’t as simple as you might think. Depending on your objective (to create balance or to tension, or to showcase a particular piece of content, for example), there are various approaches you can take. But what if you’re a …

How to Design Screens – The Hateful Eight in Screen Design

Probably the most common question about UX is how toThe post How to Design Screens – The Hateful Eight in Screen Design appeared first on iamwire.

UI Design

Understanding the Potential of Adaptive User Interfaces

Interfaces are one of the most crucial aspects of modern design. Users depend on intuitive, responsive interfaces to access content and services on …