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15 Powerful Plugins For Photoshop And Sketch

Photoshop and Sketch are powerful tools widely used by designers and developers. Sometimes it might seem that features are endless. But it can get better.<p>What could help significantly increase the efficiency and quality of the work are powerful plugins.<p>Here you will find a list of 15 plugins for …

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Top 10 Sites for Designers: September 2016 Edition

Every month, HOW art director Adam Ladd curates a list of inspiring websites of particular interest to designers and creatives. This month’s …

Web 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 …

Graphic Design

The Beginner’s Guide to Google’s Material Design

Advertise here with BSA<br>You may be the type who struggles to keep up with web speak, confused by phrases like “UX (user experience) design” – or the …

UI Design

20 Tools Every User Experience Pro Should Know About

<i>Updated August 26, 2015.</i><p>It’s no surprise that many of you really dug our last list of essential tools and services to help you be an awesome UXer. So …

6 TED Talks Every UX Professional Should Watch

We’ve rounded up some of the best TED Talks for UX professionals. These 6 awesome talks cover both user experience and the wider design principles to …

UX Design

How to Conduct Icon Usability Testing (and Do Icons Even Improve Usability?)

Symbolism is a tricky thing. Different symbols mean different things to different people based on different backgrounds and past experiences. That’s …

UI Design
UX Design

The 7 TED Talks every designer should watch

Since the first conference way back in 1984, TED Talks have inspired us, captivated us, and given us something thought-provoking to watch over lunch. …

UX Design

Building better products through prototype validation

When most people hear I’m a user researcher, they assume I spend the majority of my time doing usability testing. That’s not at all the case.<p>My job …

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> …

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The ultimate guide to getting started in web design

Do you want to learn how to design your very first website? Perhaps you’ve designed a few and now you’d like to turn your skills into a career? This …

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10 PDF reports to learn about usability

You always need a guidance whenever you are into the task of usability. You research online for several usability testing and materials. For your …

UI/UX Designer — what does it even mean?

A short primer on the skills you need to break into the industry.<p>We’ve noticed something funny at Designlab over the past few months. The web/mobile …

UX Design

Measuring Cognitive Stress & Usability of Surveys

Friday 27 February 2015, 5:03 am<p><b>By Vivek Bhaskaran</b><p>Respondent quality is often talked about by social and survey researchers. Representative sampling …

Designing Around Deficiency

How I Solve for the Stuff I Suck At<p>As a young designer, I was as optimistic about my burgeoning career as I was naïve.<p>My first industry job was with …

A brief history of user experience

Think about the last time you ate at a restaurant. What cuisine did it serve?<p>What made you to choose that particular restaurant? What was your first …

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4 Types of Customer Analytics Data to Collect

While they may be called customers, users, buyers, or even guests, they are all people.<p>Organizations quantify, classify, categorize and track people …

User Experience Smackdown: Usability Testing Vs. User Testing

What's the difference between user testing and usability testing? Contributor Shari Thurow explains the distinction.