UX Design Bits

By Marina Janeiko | UXD resources: news, tips, theory & practice, inspiration, UI reviews, books & recommended reading, events, and lots of other cool stuff for fellow UXers.

Thinking of Going Nomadic? Reality Check From a Nomadic Designer

If you are a professional in the digital field chances are you already heard a thing or two about digital nomads on Twitter, maybe stumbled upon Surf …

Inspiration

Take your business on the road

On traveling startups, digital nomads and businesses hitting the road<p>Reliability or uncertainty? Hard work or adventure? Nurturing connections with …

Inspiration

Introducing Super

Jelly Industries has launched another application. It’s called Super and it’s fun. We had fun building it, we have fun using it, and we hope you will …

Biz Stone

Twitter Founder Reveals Secret Formula for Getting Rich Online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …

Form Usability: The Pitfalls of Inline Accordion and Tab Designs

During our e-commerce research studies, particularly on checkout usability, we’ve found that tab-style and inline accordion form layouts can …

Usability

UI design pattern tips: guiding visitors to the next step

Once someone starts using your website or web application, they need to know where to go and how to get there at any point. If they can't navigate …

Web Design

Designing for Large Screen Smartphones

As smartphones continue to get larger but our hands don’t, what kinds of design solutions can ensure mobile interactions remain comfortable, quick, …

Usability

Experts or Crowd Where to Listen for UX Feedback

<b>Experts or the Crowd? Contributor Tim Rotolo of TryMyUI examines the nature of UX feedback and the wisdom of listening to a group versus listening to</b> …

Usability

10 Great UX/UI Design Cheat Sheets

Everyone needs a little help sometimes, even the pros. It’s hard to remember every single little detail. Every once in a while you end up searching …

Web Design

A Quick Look at the Ghost Button

Every year various design trends fade in and out of the community. In 2014, one of the dominant design trends to pass through the web design world …

Web Design

20 User Experience Books you should own

<b>12.1K</b> Flares Filament.io <b>12.1K</b> Flares ×<p>These highly recommended user experience books cover everything from user research and interface design, to …

UX Design

This is the world’s best-designed pizza box

A Mumbai businessman has revolutionized the way hot take-out food will reach you. His solution: making sure the packaging has proper ventilation.<p>Tired of having too many soggy pizzas delivered to him, Vinay Mehta decided to do something about it. In 2006, with a pen knife, some cardboard and a long …

Pizza

These Drawings Show Us Children's Attitudes to Technology

How can we deal with the growing problem of waste and pollution? That’s the question that research firm Latitude asked 270 children aged 8 to 13. The results may not give environmentalists much to work on but they certainly tell us a lot about how kids think about technology and the world around …

3D Printing

TETHR

The world's most powerful product design platform<p>Get high-fidelity in minutes. Upload your design files and transform your static screens into …

Prototypes

Consistency Counts: Never Forget Your User

on December 13, 2016 /<p>“Reinventing the wheel” is a common trend in the UX field, as is it within the majority of creative disciplines. Keen designers …

UX Design

Take your business on the road

On traveling startups, digital nomads and businesses hitting the road<p>Reliability or uncertainty? Hard work or adventure? Nurturing connections with …

Inspiration

TransIP - Reserved domain

Bring it!<p>TransIP is in 2003 ontstaan vanuit de gedachte dat alles altijd beter kan. Door te blijven innoveren en continu onze producten en diensten …

UX Futures: Online Conference Broadcast in Vilnius

Web Design & UX Conference

“There were take-away points from every talk that are going to make my job easier.”<p>Event Resources<p>An in-progress compendium of links, resources, and …

Bias in the UX Lab

Bias is an inclination. Most Biases – like preferring the smell of perfume instead of garbage, or assuming someone who’s shivering is cold – are …

Behavior

Mike Monteiro on “You’re My Favorite Client”

Designer Mike Monteiro, co-founder of Mule Design and owner of a Twitter account, has just written his second book: “You’re My Favorite Client.” It’s …

UX Design

hover Archives | Codrops

By Mary Lou on September 19, 2017<p>A small set of ideas for organic shape effects. The demos show some ways to use animated SVG morphs interactively on …

Programming

Fluky

Fluky - A friendly randomiser. Read the opinion of 10 influencers.

Product Hunt

How Wearable Tech Will Change the Way We Pay

<i>By Owen Andrew</i><p>It wasn't that long ago that wearable tech was still the stuff of fantasy or, more aptly, science fiction. Many doubted the market for such devices would ever gain mainstream acceptance.<p>Yet in just a few short years the industry has been catapulted from obscurity into the glaring …

Wearable Tech

23 Seldom-Used Ideas for How to Use Twitter Lists

If you’ve read any lists on Twitter tips, whether for beginners or for experts, you’ve likely come across the common advice to <b>use Twitter …

Social Media