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Google’s New Timesaving Design Tool Lets You Unify Colors, Typography Across UI

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Image via Material Design<br>While Google’s ‘Material Design’, a design language for its apps, has …

Material Design

Open Source — Design Blocks: Create Clean, Modern Websites, Easily

Hey everyone, today I want to show you a trending open-sourced repository on GitHub — <b>Froala Design Blocks</b><b>.</b><p>Froala Design Blocks are really, really …

Web Design

30 web design tools to speed up your workflow in 2018

The right web design tools can streamline your workflow, helping you work smarter – rather than harder – and more efficiently. After all, you want to …

Wireframing

7 Usability Heuristics That All UI Designers Should Know

As UI designers, we are confronted with design problems every day. Knowing how best to tackle these issues means investigating, analysing, testing …

UX Design

Web Design Layout Collection by Creative Mints

After a long Weekend of rest, I thought we should start it all with a burst of web design inspiration. A collection really well-designed by …

Imbalanced Layouts Offer Different Patterns to Adopt

You're reading Imbalanced Layouts Offer Different Patterns to Adopt, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow …

Design

Sliders in Web Design: To Use or Not to Use?

Many designers have strong opinions about the use of sliders and slider controls in website design. Some love them; others hate them. A poorly-timed …

Web Design

Lean and Mean: Power of Minimalism in UI Design.

Simple doesn't mean primitive. Less isn't vague. Short doesn't say little. Air doesn't equal emptiness. Today we are talking about minimalism. In the …

The Case For No-Frills UX/UI

Flat design is so 2015. Minimalism is the new poster boy of the UX/UI world. It all started with Airbnb’s UI revamp in 2016. However, Instagram took all the limelight with a similar revamp a month later the same year. Both of the tech giants’ revamps followed similar principles: plenty of white …

UI Design

Thinking About Design Thinking

I had a great morning convo with my Automattic Design colleague Mike Shelton that took me down the rabbit hole of successive Google image searches …

The Next Generation Wireframes are Microframes

Wireframes are dead! Interactive prototypes are everything! We’ve heard these shouts for at least the past 7 years. If the popularity of these …

Wireframing

Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

Web Design

UXPin Jira Integration

Get all the details<br>in one place<p>Prototypes, comments, specs, and documentation are just clicks away.<p>Painless development handoffs<p>See full design …

Why Every Project Should be a Design Systems Project

“Every project that you do should be a design systems project.” — Dan Mall<p>Design Systems<p>The popularity of pattern libraries has caused some debate in …

UX Design

How to Automate Your Developer Handoffs With UXPin

Constant back-and-forth between designers and developers is a pain we all know way too well. It can slow down the development process, cause …

Style Guides

Mega Navigation Menu Design Trends in Modern Websites

You're reading Mega Navigation Menu Design Trends in Modern Websites, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow …

UI Design

Disorganized techies will love this device

The 'Side Winder' is designed to keep your bulky and fragile 'MacBook' charger from fraying. It could also help to keep your electronics more …

UX Design in a Nutshell: How the Design Process Drives Behavior

By David ServiceUX design is an exciting, dynamic field that constantly challenges us to broaden our understanding and expertise. But constant …

UX Design

UI Interactions: A Collection to Bookmark by Divan Raj

Let's finish off this week with a cool collection of UI Interactions by India-based designer Divan Raj. It's a set of exploration and experiments …

UI Design

The Ultimate Guide to Flexbox — Learning Through Examples

The Ultimate Guide to Flexbox — Learning Through Examples<p>What’s the best way to understand <b>Flexbox</b>? Learn the fundamentals, then build lots of stuff. …

The cofounder of a $1.3 billion startup says a common mistake can kill a new business

New startups are delicate things.<p>So it's not surprising that the path to establishing a fledgling business can sometimes feel fraught with peril.<p>No one appreciates this more than the founders of stock trading app Robinhood. Before they got their product off the ground, they struck out on 75 …

Startups

What to Ask Graphic Design Clients

At the start of a project, it is important to know what to ask graphic design clients to gather as much information as possible. This will often …

It's official: Users navigate flat UI designs 22 per cent slower

Put in some chrome and shadeThe mania for "flat" user interfaces is costing publishers and ecommerce sites billions in lost revenue.…

UI Design

Split the Contents of a Website with the Pagination Design Pattern

The pagination design pattern is widely used in websites that open up a lot of content to users. From search engines such as Google and Firefox, to …

Interaction Design

7 new typography tools for 2017

Starting a new design project is a great opportunity to do something new with typography. But it doesn’t always go to plan. With tight deadlines and …

10 Free Onboarding UIs Built With CSS and JavaScript

The goal of onboarding is to get new users acquainted with an interface. This comes in many different styles, and there is no right way to do it. But …

UI Design

A hot startup is using $12 million from Andreessen Horowitz to pursue a 'holy grail' of web technology

<b>* The startup is on the cutting edge of web development, letting programmers instantly deploy super-fast websites with a click.</b><p><b>* Andreessen Horowitz General Partner Peter Levine will join the company's board.</b><p>Sometimes, less is more.<p>For the last decade or more, most major webpages have been designed …

Creating a Design System: A Practitioner's Case Study

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 …

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Web Design Trends Being Followed in 2017

This column is authored by Jorja Sturdee, Marketing Manager at CloudzonThe post Web Design Trends Being Followed in 2017 appeared first on iamwire.

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