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Experience our first conversational article

<b>State of the conversation</b><p>Eight trillion. That’s the number of text messages sent every year. For the record, that’s 23 billion texts sent every day. …

How to use typography in UI Design

🇹🇼 Chinese(Traditional) translation by Lin Simon — 如何在介面中設計排版<p><b>Introduction</b><p>It would be fair to say that typography is the hardest part of the UI …

Start A Fire

How we structure our work and teams at Basecamp

Six weeks • One cycleAn inside look at the specifics of how we decide what to do and then decide how to do it.“How do you guys <i>actually</i> work? How do …

Designing grids | Zell Liew

19th Oct 2016<p>I’d be telling you the obvious if I said that grids are important in web design. You already knew that. You probably have even coded a …

Web Development

How Google Improves UX with the HEART Framework

Have you heard of the HEART framework?<p>When I stumbled across it, I couldn’t get it out of my head. I recited the acronym on my bike ride home. I …

How IDEO Designers Persuade Companies to Accept Change

HBR STAFF<p>Every design project extends beyond the brief. No matter how straightforward and discrete a project seems at first, it will unfold in the context of a complicated, networked, and messily human organization. That means that part of a designer’s job must be to design tools, conversations, …

Design

Introducing BuzzFeed’s Design Process

The word <i>“process”</i> appears 44 times in our roles doc — our reference for evaluating designers — and only increases its prevalence as a designer grows …

Validating Product Ideas

<b>A note from the editors:</b> We are pleased to present an excerpt from Tomer Sharon's Validating Product Ideas Through Lean User Research published by …

The Future Is Near: 13 Design Predictions for 2017

To architect the experiences of tomorrow, you must first design the interactions of today.<p>2015 was the year that UX disciples the world over proved …

Material Design

The Baseline Journey

<i>By Brandon Schauer</i><p>Managing a customer’s journey across time and touchpoint is a labor of love. Attempting to manage different journeys for different …

San Francisco

2017

A collection of the Best Year in Review pages from 2017. A review of the year, through the Annual Reports of the biggest brands in the world.

The State of UX in 2016

Our team at uxdesign.cc has seen a lot this year: 48 issues published, 384 links curated and sent to 61,295 designers around the world every week via …

UX Design

Traditional Homepages Are Obsolete, Says Quartz. Here’s What They Built Instead.

Quartz doesn’t think online publications should have homepages. Instead, they should have faces that show off their personality.<p>When Quartz first launched in September, 2012, the digital-only business publication made a bold gamble. With the future of traffic coming directly to articles from social …

Social Media

The Nine States of Design

Modern UI teams are designing components first; Interfaces are merely the thoughtful composition of components. This leaves an often glaring hole for …

Scott Hurff

How to fix a bad user interface<p>3 years ago<p><i>Hey! This is an excerpt from my book</i> Designing Products People Love, <i>which was published by O'Reilly in</i> …

UX Design

Your UI isn’t a Disney Movie

My previous short article about gratuitous animation really struck a chord with people. The response has been phenomenal and it’s been awesome …

UI Design

Evaluating Ideas

Brainstorming is fun! In the early days of a new project, there are tons of ideas flying around, and those ideas spark discussions that spark more …

Designing with Science

Last year at Facebook, a small team was given a big problem to solve.<p>This was nothing new, except the problem we were given was unique for both …

Adobe unveils radical new UX tool

So far in the run-up to Adobe's annual event in Los Angeles, Adobe Max, the announcements have been evolutionary not revolutionary. But there's one …

Inline Validation in Web Forms

Web forms aren’t great conversationalists. They ask a bunch of questions, then wait until you answer them all before they respond. So when you …

Matt Griffin on How We Work: The Art of Creating Accurate Estimates

The estimates. Good gravy, people, the estimates. Is there anything more terrifying in this business than when you have to go on record saying how …

Innovating at Scale: The Companies That Don't Let Size Slow Them Down

<i>Nothing lasts forever — not even unicorns. But some unicorns live long lives.</i><p>The life cycle of consumer products is depressingly predictable. A …

UX Project Checklist

Sign in with Googleto sync across devices. Sign in failed! :( You're signed in with Google.<p>We use Google Drive to create and save a file on your …

The right design at the right time

<i>Image credit: Yasmeen</i> <i>This article was originally published at Wired.</i>If you’re a technology entrepreneur or CEO trying to figure out what kind of …

Subtraction.com Design Tools Survey

Startups and late stage companies are the most diverse in the variety of project management tools that they use, writing in their own favorites more …