Digital Design

Turn Your Voice Into A Piece Of Pottery

What if you could embed your voice in a vase for posterity? That’s what the London-based design studio Common Works is doing with a prototype e-commerce platform called Miko. In a web browser, you can record your voice, the movement of your body, and other types of data to create 3D models of …

Pottery

What Is Atomic Web Design and Do I Need It?

Web designers may use a number of techniques, approaches and philosophies while creating compelling and engaging digital interfaces. Each designer …

Web Design

How we learned to read and write Sketch app data format

Wondering <i>how open the S</i>ketch file format actually is? Here’s a story behind the very first ever PSD to Sketch Design Converter that is now used by …

Computer Graphics

Getting Typography Right in Digital Design

Typography can make or break a product. Here’s how to excel at it<p>Communication plays a vital role in design. In order to be successful, your products …

Typography

Designer’s Guide to Prototyping [2017 edition]

A guide to the landscape of prototyping in 2017.<p>It’s been close to a year since I’ve reviewed and assessed the state of prototyping tools. Major …

UX Design

The Nine Principles Of Design Implementation

Recently, I was leading a training session for one of our clients on best practices for implementing designs using HTML and CSS. Part of our time …

Web Development

Crafting a New Visual Language – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Part II. A deep dive into building a Design System from scratch.<p>This post is Part II of a series of blogs about Design Systems they importance for UI …

Language

BBC Radio 4 - The Fix, Series 1, Setting Up Home

In the first of a new series, twelve of the country's brightest young minds gather to solve difficult social problems. This week - how do we improve access to affordable housing?<br>Using policy planning techniques used by governments around the world, three teams are given free reign to think the …

Computer Graphics

Introducing the Windows Console Colortool

Last week we announced the exciting news that Windows Console has a new default color scheme, and also promised you that we would release a tool to …

Computer Graphics

Creating a Collaborative Style Guide for Designers and Engineers

<i>This post was co-authored by Ying Wang, Associate Product Designer with iOS Engineers Daniel Vancura and Phill Farrugia.</i><p>Creating and using a …

Computer Graphics

Whimsical Paper Collage by Alice Lindstrom

I make a daily habit of checking the amazing site HonestlyWTF for inspiration and fell in love with their recent post showcasing the fanciful work of …

Web Design

Gestalt Theory for Efficient UX: Principle of Similarity.

Many designers can boast of having creative intuition and sharp eye: they add as much passion and feeling into the layout of the future website or …

Computer Graphics

Dangerous Design trends 2017 – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Bright colours<p>As we all know colours can convey emotions and they can be used strategically in brand and UI design. Bright colours tend to grab our …

Computer Graphics

Arcaeon Design Studio delivers quality print digital design services

• Web Design & Development<br>• CMS Security & Maintenance<br>• SEO & Social Media<br>• eCommerce<br>• Newsletters<br>• Web Hosting & Domains<p>Logos & …

Graphic Design

★Introducing Inspired Guides

Back in January I wrote about why I believe that style guides and component/pattern libraries should be beautiful as well as functional. That to be …

Computer Graphics

The Anatomy of All Interfaces – Muzli -Design Inspiration

This post is Part I of a series of post I am writing about Design Systems. <i>Check out Part II</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>Anatomy simply describes the dissection and the …

Computer Graphics

The Importance of Contrast in Interior Design (Plus, How to Make It Work for You)

Interior design buffs know how important a room’s first impression can be. There are some spaces that, upon first glance, make your breath catch …

Interior Design

How to Create Best CTAs To Increase Your Conversions

Do you want increased conversions?That’s a trick question. I know you do.Okay, serious question. <i>On a scale of 1 to 10, how strong are your calls to</i> …

Marketing

UX & Psychology go hand in hand— How Gestalt theory appears in UX design?

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

Computer Graphics

How Do Colors Influence Website User Engagement?

422737 / PixabayBesides defining your brand, color grabs attention, conveys the right emotions, and also helps illustrate the hierarchy of page …

Web Design

How Technology is Forcing Us to Rethink What a Designer Does

A look into what it means to be a designer in the digital age.<p>What do you think of when you hear the word <i>design</i>?<p>You probably think about finely crafted objects that you can hold in your hand, or maybe logos and posters that visually explain things.<p>What you might not immediately think of is the kind …

Design Thinking

Designing Contrast

Designing Contrast<p>By Matt on 31 July 2017<p>Design, App<p>Contrast is a menu bar app that Sam Soffes and I launched. If you haven't seen it yet, definitely …

Computer Graphics

10 Free Breadcrumb CSS Snippets For Web Projects

Breadcrumb trails clarify the organization of a website and give visitors a way to browse deeper into categories. They’re also great for schema data …

Computer Graphics

Private Sharing in Sketch Cloud, Sync Shared Styles shortcuts and more in Sketch 46

We’re back again with Sketch 46. In this update, we’ve introduced a major new update to Sketch Cloud, vertical text alignment and a few other …

Computer Graphics

Fluent design layout

Since rumors of the evolution of the guidelines for Windows and some leaks, I’ve been making some concepts based on what we’ve seen so far.<p>Now that …

Web Development