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By Hoan Do | User Experience Makes Good Things

What has changed in Material Design in 2017

Time flies. It feels like just yesterday it was January, and now we are already in December. Have you had the time this year to track the changes in …

Digital Design

The Ultimate UX Guide to Color Design – Muzli -Design Inspiration

A bookmark-able guide detailing the fundamentals of color theory and practice for designers<p>“In nature, light creates the color. In the picture, color …

Graphic Design

How to Stop UX Research being a Blocker – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Fitting research into agile teams<p>At its best, UX research surfaces insights and enables progress; at its worst it just gets in the way.<p>There are many …

UX Design

The Most Important Rule in UX Design that Everyone Breaks

The Most Important Rule in Product Design, and Possibly Life Management<p>There is one principle of organization that every human should adhere to, …

UX Design

Learn to design and code for iOS 11

http://designcode.io<p>Over 24,500 designers learned Design+Code. Build a Swift 4 app using Sketch 4 and Xcode 9.

IOS 11

Maximizing The Design Sprint

Five years ago, when, for the first time ever, I was invited to speak at one of the best front-end conferences in Europe, I had quite <b>a mixture of</b> …

Web Design

Looking After Number One-forty

Solving a number of design challenges<p>One defining aspect of Twitter, starting way back when we were still Twttr, is 140-character Tweets. For some, …

UX Design

Shapes of UX designer

Over the past 12 years I have obsessed over mapping designers. What type of designer someone was? What flavour? What shape? What skills? Getting …

UX Design

Stop Designing For Only 85% Of Users: Nailing Accessibility In Design

As designers, we like to think we are solution-based. But whereas we wouldn’t hesitate to call out a museum made inaccessible by a lack of wheelchair …

UX Design

Tests Go First. Usability Testing in Design.

A tech guru, Steve Jobs, once said: “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” Unfortunately, some people still …

Usability

A closer look at Google Calendar’s new design

The upgrade button doesn’t interfere with any established workflows, but strategically positioned and styled to be noticeable for observant users or …

User Journey Vs User Flow — Differences & Similarities

User Journey and User Flow are two terms frequently mentioned in the product development process, they refer to two tools created to improve the …

UX Design

11 Optical Illusions Found in Visual Design

Throughout my years of being a Product Designer, I have come across many surprises when working with visuals that have made me go 😲😕😳😡😱.<p>I’ve …

💚 → 👏 👏 👏

Product questions 🤔<p>After our two weeks of fun, it came time to make some hard calls.<p>What would the new icon be?<br>• How many times could a user recommend …

Software Development

Designing Responsive Webpages for the iPhone X

Less than 24 hours ago, Apple unveiled the iPhone X. Along with it came a little new bar that sits happily in the bottom bezel that invokes nostalgic …

Web Design

Facebook, You Needy Sonofabitch

Several months ago, I turned off notifications from Facebook on my phone. Last week, I went ahead and removed the Facebook app from my phone.Now, I …

Facebook

How to Write Smarter User Stories for Product Design and Development

Most of you probably have some tried-and-true best practices that you lean on to formulate requirements and articulate what needs to be done. In many …

UX Design

Tests Go First. Usability Testing in Design.

A tech guru, Steve Jobs, once said: “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” Unfortunately, some people still …

Usability

5 Mental Models that Help Product Managers Acquire and Retain Users

I recently tweeted: <br>I’m a big believer in lifelong learning. I read everything I can get my hands on, listen to audiobooks at 2x speed, and rely on …

Product Management

A framework for creating a predictable & harmonious spacing system for faster design-dev handoff

<i>Enabling design & development teams to use spacing deliberately for improved readability and consistency in product</i><p>I recently worked on defining the …

Web Development

Evolving the Facebook News Feed to Serve You Better

by Shali Nguyen and Ryan Freitas<p>Starting late last year, we set out to explore how we could make News Feed more readable, conversational, and easier …

UX Design

How we designed Foursquare Swarm 5.0

Revamping our lifelog app<p><i>Over the past eight months, the Swarm team has been hard at work researching, prototyping, and building towards Swarm 5.0.</i> …

UX Design

Design Better Data Tables

The ingredients of a successful data table user interface designData is useless without the ability to visualize and act on it. The success of future …

Usability

The Reflective Level of Emotional Design

“Few products become iconic in people's lives in the way that, say, the Sony® Walkman® did. The iPod is quickly ascending to that status. Clearly …

Interaction Design