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Creative Form & Input Field Design Examples – The Startup – Medium

The dream is to create a “WOW Experience” for your users on their <b>first visit</b> to your website. One of the best analogy I have come across that …

Creating A UX Strategy

Creating A UX StrategyCreating A UX StrategyChristopher Murphy 2018-03-23T11:25:01+01:00 2018-04-09T11:06:41+00:00(<i>This is a sponsored article</i>.) As …

An Introduction to Interaction Flows

Could IX Flows be a key to smoother design/dev handoffs?<p>As UX Designers, we put care and critical thought in our projects. Every interaction is …

The Golden Age Of UX Won’t Last. Here’s How To Prepare For What’s Next

Great UX abounds. How will UX designers continue to prove their value?<p>When I started the digital design agency AJ&Smart in 2011, UX design was still so misunderstood that I spent the next three years just explaining to my clients what it actually was and why it was valuable (while also defining it …

10 Small Pantry Ideas for an Organized, Space-Savvy Kitchen

Some details of kitchen design seem all too obvious and get our attention instantly. Then there are features that we consider add-ons and yet make a …

How To Make Personas More Scientific

Personas are a staple of UX research.<p>Some 70% of practitioners report using them.<p>Persona creation is typically a qualitative process using a small …

Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System

You're reading Meet Fluent, Microsoft’s New Design System, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Ikea Hacks: A Portable Kitchen and Indoor Herb Garden

Spotted, via Italian designers Teste di Legno, an ingenious way to combine off-the-shelf Ikea components to make a custom compact kitchen, complete …

Hacking

Creating Usability with Motion: The UX in Motion Manifesto

The following manifesto represents my answer to the question — “As a UX or UI, designer, how do I know when and where to implement motion to support …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

20 Best UX Patterns Tutorials

Are you a UX designer looking forward to creating professional-looking designs or just wanting to learn more about user experience? This amazing …

UX Design

10 rules for making user-friendly web forms

Despite the evolution of human-computer interaction, forms still remain one of the most important types of interaction for users. People who use your …

The Perfect DIY Laundry Folding Table

DIY Laundry Folding Table<p>Last spring I participated in the One Room Challenge and for it, I remodeled my laundry room. I have had many people as …

Design a Perfect Search Box

Search box is a combination of input field and submit button. One may think that the search box doesn’t need a design; after all, it’s just two …

Make Your Own Linseed Oil & Wax Finish

A finish made from linseed oil and beeswax is an easy-to-apply, tactile finish that I like for turnings, vernacular chairs and other objects that …

UX Research Cheat Sheet

<b>Summary:</b> User research can be done at any point in the design cycle. This list of methods and activities can help you decide which to use …

Build Your Own Old-Fashioned Looking Chandelier For About $40

Chandeliers are by no means cheap, but if you’re a fan of a more rustic aesthetic, YouTuber Darbin Orvar put together one using a set of string …

Castles

Rocking Chair Plans

This step by step project is about rocking chair plans. I have designed this modern rocking chair so you can build one in just one weekend using …

How to Annotate and Document UX Deliverables

You just won a big new piece of work. The schedule is tight and so is the budget. Luckily, the project proposal defined the deliverables and …

5 Places to Find Your Next Woodworking Project

Start your woodworking journey here.<p>After acquiring some tools and building a few basic wood projects, you'll want to test your skills by building larger and more complicated projects. There are a ton of great resources available online, but it can be overwhelming when you start searching. Here are …

Don’t Make a Journey Map: 9 archetypes of good / bad, and how to decide what to use

This is a rough transcript of my Big Design conference talk <i>Don’t Make a Journey Map: when good tools go bad</i>.<p>Expectation setting<p>This is not going to …

Redesigning SGS’ Seven-Level Navigation System: A Case Study

SGS (formerly <i>Société Générale de Surveillance</i>) is a global service organization and provider of inspection, verification, testing and certification …

How to Build a Pergola Right in Your Backyard

Step-by step plans to make an arbor-like cedar structure, with 3D animation and master-level blueprints.<p>A pergola is a structure that won't provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? Because in the absence of walls and a roof, …

3 Things UX Designers Can Learn From Industrial Design

Two experts offer a handbook for applying industrial design principles to UX. Wait, what?<p>In late 2012, Apple expanded the role of its universally respected chief of industrial design, Jonathan Ive, to include “leadership and direction for human interface” design. Six months later, the tech …

How to create a user experience flow chart (UX Flow Chart)

LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Reddit GooglePlus<p>Will Little<p>March 18, 2013<p>Next up in our web and mobile development tutorial series, here we'll examine the …

DIY - Self Watering Tomato Buckets - Quiet Corner

“You can never have too many tomato plants, but what happens when you run out of room in the garden. Tomatoes are probably the most versatile plant …

Gardening

Vegetable Garden - Planning, Designing and Growing - Quiet Corner

It’s that time of year, when freezing temperatures suddenly fade away into our distant memory and we start getting that vegetable garden itch. Let’s …

9 Gardening Diagrams Every Gardener Needs to Pin

We predict beautiful blooms in your future.<p>As soothing, rewarding, and therapeutic as gardening can be, it can also be challenging. This plant needs <i>how much</i> sun? Tomatoes can't be planted next to <i>what</i> vegetable? Thankfully, there are tons of gardeners on Pinterest who are here to save the day with …

Gardening