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Dashboard Design User Experience Guidelines

Systems are becoming more integrated and able to relay back qualitative, and more often quantitative, data at various degrees of frequency and …

ARKit could bring your nightmares into your living room

I’ve never seen <i>The Ring</i> because I’m a huge baby, but I’ve now watched a terrifying augmented reality demo of its main villain Samara coming out of the TV screen, just like in the movie. A developer named Abhishek Singh, who has created lots of AR experiences, tweeted his idea of <i>The Ring</i> in …

The Only UX Reading List Ever

This reading list is for anyone who wants to learn or deepen their knowledge in the disciplines of <i>User Research, Usability, Information Architecture,</i> …

A Crash Course in UI Design

UI vs. UX<p>If you’ve done any kind of research about software design, you’ve probably heard of the terms “UI” and “UX”. But what separates UI from …

UI Design

Color Matters. 6 Tips on Choosing UI Colors.

User experience design involves many processes which need to be done thoughtfully so that an interface would meet the needs of the target audience. …

Transform your Sketch-based design system into real code using React Studio

Sketch’s symbols and overrides have made it possible to create complex UI design libraries. With the free React Studio and its Sketch transfer …

UX & Psychology Go Hand in Hand

In the age of AI and “Human Centered Machine Learning”, it’s essential that we understand the needs and behaviour of our users. This is doubly true …

The Basic Principles of Visual Design

<i>Yesterday I was listening to a podcast and heard someone who was about to ask a question saying something along the lines of “..long time fan, first</i> …

Golden Ratio. Bring Balance in UI Design.

One of the major characteristics of effective design is a clear user interface. All the elements need to be well-balanced and placed in the harmony …

UI Design

How the Design Thinking Process Helps Prevent IT Project Failures

How can IT leaders prevent IT project failures and ensure their teams build applications that fully realize the expected benefits? One approach that …

5 UX Books that’ll change how you think about design

There’s <b>so</b> many mediocre business, design or technology books. I’ve read a lot of different “designer” books (closing in on a hundred as I’m writing …

UX Design

Graphic Designers: Cheat Sheets That Simplify Design Elements, Print Terms, More

Image via Canva<p><b>Graphic designers</b> who are just starting out may sometimes feel overwhelmed by the myriad jargons used in the field.<p><b>Adding on to</b> these …

These 5 major UI mistakes will kill your app

There’s no one universal formula for a great UI app design (if you know one, please let us know). But we <i>do</i> know some major mistakes to avoid if you …

3 Ways to Use Design Principles to Create a Better Company Culture

Put others at the center of your work and you will touch their heart.<p>Business is all about people. This is what I learned from Alan Mulally, former Ford CEO, who not only saved Ford Motor Company from bankruptcy but saw employee satisfaction double during his tenure in Dearborn. So--how do you make …

Proof That Design Is Good For Business, In 8 Statistics

Design is being severely underutilized by manufacturers, according to the National Endowment for the Arts.<p>This week, the National Endowment for the Arts released a report on the importance of industrial design to the United States’ economic health. While it covers everything from Apple’s influence …

5 expensive logos and what they teach us

It’s difficult to know, most of the time, how much big companies really spend on logo designs and redesigns. Few firms are willing to share figures, …

Graphic Design

Good News, Designers: The Robots Are Not Taking Your Jobs

A designer and developer translated the findings of a new study on job automation into a handy data viz. (Luckily, their careers are safe.)<p>As robots get more and more advanced, the panicked sci-fi claim “the robots are coming for your job!” seems less hyperbolic by the day. According to a 2013 …

20+ Online Art Classes to Take Your Creativity to New Heights This Week

School might be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn something new. Creative online classes pick up where conventional schooling has left off by sharing helpful artistic approaches and tutorials on industry-standard software. Plus, new courses are being added all the time; this …

Design thinking, explained

Solve any business problem with this approach.<p>By Rebecca Linke | September 14, 2017<p>Graphic design by Mimi Phan<p>Why It Matters<p>Coming up with an idea is …

8 Design Principles To Live And Die By, According To Facebook, IBM, Pentagram, And More

Buck the trend and never be mediocre.<p>Most designers have a set of principles upon which they loosely base their work. Dieter Rams, famously, had 10. But how often do you satisfy all of these tenets of your practice at once? Once in a while, if you’re lucky.<p>So we asked eight prominent designers who …

3 Problems With AI That Only Design Can Solve

In an era when users have to theorize about how algorithms work, design has never been more necessary.<p>AI is in desperate need of designers–in part, because machine learning products often originate in the world of research, where design principles are rarely applied.<p>Closing the gap between …

How to build a UX portfolio if I have never worked in UX?

Paradoxes of the design industry.A lot of user experience professionals who are active in our industry today have faced the question above when …

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 …

Top 20 Best Free CSS3 Frameworks for Web Development

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>CSS3 frameworks are the equivalent of semi-made recipe kits — the …

CSS Top 10 Articles For The Past Month

We‘ve compared nearly 1,200 CSS articles from <b>October 2016</b> and picked the Top 10 (0.8%).<p>“If you’re working with frontend apps, eventually you’ll need …

Top 10

8 simple rules for a robust, scalable CSS architecture

Translations<p>Português (Brasil)<br>• Chinese<p>This is the manifest of things I've learned about managing CSS in large, complex web projects during my many …

7 Books Every UX Designer Should Read — Prototyping: From UX to Front End

Having developed a love for reading from a young age, resulting in my current state of myopia now (after many good reads in poor lighting) — I’ve …

Freebie: UI Interface Icon Set (100 Icons, PNG & SVG)

In web design and mobile application design, one of the most frustrating and time-consuming tasks a UI designer will ever have to undertake is …

Freebies

Weekly News for Designers (N.339)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week.You can …