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The best free graphic design software

Best free graphic design software: Quick links<p>Not everyone has the cash to spend kitting themselves out with the most expensive graphic design …

Software

Dropdown alternatives for better (mobile) forms

Using dropdown menus in forms might seem a no-brainer: they don’t take much space on the UI, they automatically validate the input, all browsers and …

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. …

Graphic Design

Bukwild

Articles — Instrument

Studio news, insights & thinking from Instrument leaders in the fields of Design, Technology, Development, Digital Strategy, Film and Photography.

Web Design Trends for 2017

It's quite common among designers to believe that following trends is a crucial part of their job. Being constantly up-to-date is seen as mandatory. …

8 New Graphic Design Trends That Will Take Over 2018

2018 is the year we finally take risks, in life and in graphic design. Because that’s the only way your design is going to stand out this year. It’s …

Graphic Design

The 9 Graphic Design Trends You Need to Be Aware of In 2016

<i>More than the patterns that emerge from the Popular feeds on Dribbble and Behance, design trends can be a mysterious thing.</i>They’re influenced by …

Graphic Design

10 top UI trends for 2017

<i>At</i> <i>Generate San Francisco</i> <i>on 9 June, Aaron Gustafson will demonstrate how interfaces can smartly morph to meet their users’ needs — slow connections,</i> …

The Best Damn Onboarding Flow I’ve Ever Seen*

*Probably. This is just my first impression. But so far, so awesome<p>Today I saw a tweet come through my timeline where a company said they were:<p>no …

UX Design

Behavioral Archetypes

by Drory Ben-Menachem, Creative Director<p>FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON BEHAVIORAL ARCHETYPES AND TO DOWNLOAD OUR <i>FREE</i> <b>BEHAVIORAL ARCHETYPES TOOLKIT</b>, …

UX Design

Why you should write your interface first

Tinder's Scott Hurff explains.The post Why you should write your interface first appeared first on InVision Blog.

UX Design

Information Architecture Basics

Information architecture (IA) focuses on organizing, structuring, and labeling content in an effective and sustainable way. The goal is to help users …

50 Meticulous Style Guides Every Startup Should See Before Launching – Learn

<i>All good brands have a great style guide.</i><p>Creating a simple booklet that catalogues the specific colors, type, logos, imagery, patterns, taglines, …

Graphic Design

5 Actual Web Designs Trends for 2016

<i>Whenever I see a link called Web Design Trends for this year I click it happily only to be disappointed within minutes. It’s always, without fail,</i> …

11 reasons why placeholders are problematic

Since placeholders arrived on the scene, they have been rapidly adopted to provide hints and instructions to help users fill in forms. Whilst this …

Buttons shouldn’t have a hand cursor

There is this belief that the hand (pointer) cursor means “clickable”, but this is incorrect and potentially problematic. My hope is that by the end …

Always use a label

Sometimes designers oversimplify a form by removing the labels. The problem is that minimal does not always mean it’s simple — which is certainly the …

Finger-Friendly Design: Ideal Mobile Touchscreen Target Sizes

While these guidelines give a general measurement for touch targets, they’re not consistent with each other, nor are they consistent with the actual …

How to create the perfect responsive design

Perfection.<p>The very word brings to mind ideas of the unattainable and absolute. Infinity, parallel lines, the final numeral in pi, and of course: a responsive design that displays attractively across every imaginable platform.<p><i>Photo credit:</i> <i>UXPin</i><p>Design perfection is obviously an abstraction. If there …

Visual Design

7 UX Design Trends : That Will Rule The Roost in 2016

Great “User Experience” isn’t a rocket science to understand and implement. As users’ expectations for a seamless, simple experience continue to …

UI Design

The Poor UX of Social Sharing Buttons and Why You Should Drop Them

How many times have you compromised the sleek and beautiful design of a website for the sake of social integration? I bet this is not a new dilemma …

Social Media Marketing

5 psychology secrets for great interaction design

Designs with a human touch just feel right. It might be intangible, but it’s undeniably powerful.<p>Think of interactions between people. Most communication happens using common languages, such as speech or even posture or gestures. It’s usable communication.<p>It’s the very same thing when it comes to …

UI Design

How Do Users Really Hold Mobile Devices?

For years, I’ve been referring to my own research and observations on mobile device use, which indicate that people grasp their mobile phones in many …

Content Sharing and Social Networking Buttons : How do users distribute what they like?

As a regular Internet user I’ve noticed a significant increase in the presence of social networking buttons on websites. The belief appears to be …

Web Design

7 Core Ideas about Personas and The User Experience

A public personality, an assumed identity or a character in a novel–the term persona is used widely in our vernacular.<p>But, when it comes to User …

UX Design

Personas: The Foundation of a Great User Experience

Today's consumers are demanding more from companies. Customers expect products, services, and information that are timely and catered to their …

DIY User Personas

Probably you already know what a persona is –if don’t check this -, and probably you, like me, build your first persona using some of the thousands …

UX Design