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User Flows | 20 Inspiring Examples

When building a new website you might want to take into consideration to first create the sitemap. This assures you that your future site is fully …

Web Design

How to Design a Large Scale Responsive Site

Responsive design has evolved considerably since it was first defined by Ethan Marcotte in 2010. The discussion now isn’t whether you should develop …

Web Design

resources | Abduzeedo

articles on<p>resources<p>A Resource Library for App Design from Facebook<p>If you're a designer or developer looking for Facebook resources and templates, …

Graphics

The Nation's Biggest Retailers Face An Inconvenient Truth: An Imperiled Profit Model

Don’t let those rosy holiday numbers fool you.<p>They mask dark times for the nation’s biggest chains, and the inconvenient truth is that there are no easy answers.<p>Just because the American consumer was in a generous spending mood over the holidays, doesn’t mean retailers have reason to be jolly. …

eCommerce

Teens Actually Like Shopping in Stores More Than Online

But there’s a good reason they’re not going to the mall.<p>Department stores are closing and beloved mall fixtures are going bankrupt — and yet research suggests that the future generation of shoppers still vastly prefers to buy at brick-and-mortar stores rather than online.<p>A new study, released by …

Trends

Retail foot traffic is dropping like a stone

When I read in David Kelnar’s ‘Respect your elders’ and five other powerful trends shaping consumer retail that in the US retailers suffered a 48% …

Trends

10 great uses of whitespace in web design

While clients often ask you to cram in as much information into a page as possible, seasoned web designers know this can lead to a usability …

Web Design

Review of the Year 2016: Top 25 Graphic Design

We’ve seen some big rebrands this year including Mastercard, the Premier League and Co-op, but there’s also been some new studios and designers …

What colours say about your brand identity and industry

One of the most fundamentally important things to keep in mind when creating a piece of branding or logo design is the choice of colour. This is …

Identity

5 big graphic design trends of 2016

In the graphic design world, the idea that something has become a trend is often perceived as a negative. But while blindly following trends for …

How to use a tablet as a second display

Need a second screen? Put your tablet to good use as an auxiliary display.<p>Tablets aren't just for binge-watching the new Netflix "Gilmore Girls" miniseries or perusing the fake news on your Facebook feed. You can also put that bad boy to work as a second display.<p>Two displays for a single computer …

Tablets

The Wireframe Perfectionist’s Guide

When I was a developer, I often had a hundred questions when building websites from wireframes that I had received. Some of those questions were, …

Web Design

CSS Grid, Flexbox And Box Alignment: Our New System For Web Layout

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Please note that this article is quite lengthy, and contains dozens of CodePen embeds for an interactive view. The page might take a</i> …

Web Development

9 top design trends of 2016

Design trends arise for many reasons. They can be driven by popular culture, emerging technologies, new business models or just the random whims of …

From Side Project To 30 Million Strong Community: Romain Colin On Fubiz Phenomenal Growth

Fubiz is one of the world’s leading creative publication delivering the latest creative news about art, design, photography and pop-culture. In the last 11 years, it has grown from a side project to a massive worldwide community of enthusiastic and curious creators reaching over 30 million people …

Social Media Marketing

The Golden Rules Of Bottom Navigation Design

Design is more than just good looks – something all designers should know. Design also covers how users <i>engage</i> with a product. Whether it's a site or …

Web Design

The 10 most in-demand skills that can get you hired in the US in 2017

As we approach the end of the year, you may be thinking about making a fresh start.<p>If a new job is part of your plan, there are a few skills you'll want to learn and master before you start applying.<p>LinkedIn recently looked at billions of data points and analyzed all of the hiring and recruiting …

The Latest Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

Web designs are becoming less subjective and more functional. Here are a few examples worth noticing.<p>Just like fashion, web design has fads that come and go and it can be difficult to spot which ones will stick past next quarter. Following the latest fad may be keep you on top for the moment, but …

Web Design

“Design has nothing to do with art”: Design legend Milton Glaser dispels a universal misunderstanding

Design is not art. It’s a distinction understood by practicing designers, but it still eludes many. In an Oct. 29 talk at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, the 87-year-old graphic design legend Milton Glaser gave the best definition of the practice of design.<p>“Design is the process of going …

Graphic Design

5 Ways Web Designers Can Create Amazing Websites

All masters in their domain have secrets they might not be willing to reveal, but their products and practices can speak for themselves and offer …

Web Design

These DIY Camera Tricks Will Save You Money And Up Your Game

Setting up a full camera operation can cost a fair chunk of change. A pro DSLR alone can set you back thousands. Buying all the gear needed to take truly pro quality shots sends the final bill into 5-digit territory — and that’s not even getting into the time it takes to hone those skills. Luckily …

Photography

Donald Trump’s Crazy Handwriting Is Now A Free Font Called Tiny Hand

Tiny Hand could be the huckster’s Helvetica.<p>Although he’s known for his incessant tweeting, an interesting fact about Donald Trump is that he doesn’t really use computers outside of his iPhone. Although he aspires to lead the most technologically progressive nation on Earth, the Republican …

Donald Trump

5 Top Designers On How To Create The Ultimate PowerPoint Presentation

Slide presentations usually suck–but a good designer can turn that around. Here are four tips for selling your ideas.<p>PowerPoints are awful. Long and uninteresting, they are the corporate drone of visual media–synonymous with endless meetings, academic conferences, and corporate retreats.<p>For graphic …

Public Speaking

The Designer is Dead, Long Live the Designer

For much longer than was in any way reasonable, my Mom described my vocation as “Webmaster.” While it made me grin every time I heard it, it was also …

UX Design

How to Get Swarms of Free Blog Traffic With Flipboard

56 Shares<p>I refused to sleep.<p>“Janice, come to bed,” implored my husband.<p>“I can’t,” I responded. “I am getting massive traffic from Flipboard. I can’t …

7 Must-Read Content Marketing Blogs

By Austin Talbert Whether you’re a green rookie or a seasoned vet, the best strategy for staying sharp as a content marketer should not come as a …

Digital Marketing

Determining your design principles

Solid design principles force clarity and reduce ambiguity.The post Determining your design principles appeared first on InVision Blog.

UX Design