Usability

Mobile Typography: 8 Steps Toward Powerful UI.

Mobile design heavily depends on every detail it consists of. Screens are quite small so designers need to choose elements thoughtfully trying not to …

Typography

Best Practice For Responsive Website Design

September 22, 2017<p>Responsive Website Design—the art of creating a single website with a layout and features that adapt to the screen size of …

Web Design

What research do I need for a new website project?

When planning a new website, do you usually think about what the new design might look like, or what features you and the team would like to see? …

UX Design

4 Tips To Ensure Your Website Design & SEO Is Done Right

Website design and organic search performance are intrinsically linked, which is to say that design has an observable effect on a website’s ability to rank well for relevant terms. This can become problematic for companies with isolated teams, where design and marketing don’t work closely together, …

SEO

Galaxy Note 8 Tip: How to change the navigation bar color

Just like the Galaxy S8, the Galaxy Note 8 has on-screen home, recent and back keys. Removing the physical keys was necessary to free up space for …

Samsung

Precious Errors: Testing iOS Mobile Applications.

No doubt, mobile devices present an integral part of human life these days. Development of mobile applications demonstrates rocketing progress: they …

Information Architecture

“Digital Amoxtli”: Interaction Design Can Be More than Just Fun and Games

<b>Through designer Gregorio Amaro’s new project, which addresses death from a MesoAmerican perspective, we see how interaction design has the potential</b> …

Interaction Design

Exploring the Latest Trends in Site Navigation

Navigation is the key to a good user experience (UX). Users rely on intuitive digital navigation to locate helpful information, explore a brand’s …

UX Design

UX Design Glossary: Interface Navigation Elements.

Interface navigation belongs to the core issues of UX design. That’s not surprising: it’s hard to get to your destination if you can’t see the way. …

Web Design

30 Days of agile testing — Day 12: What Test Documentation does your team have and what can you do to improve it?

Many places I have worked at use a wide array of test documentation, from gigantic lumbering packs of thousands of manual, mostly out-dated tests to …

Software Development

How Does a Recommendation Engine Work?

Shopping is a necessity for every human being. And when we shop, we tend to buy products recommended by people we trust. That's why, in the digital …

Big Data

How A/B Testing Can Help You Strengthen Brand Messaging

Anything thing good can always be better. So goes one of the generally accepted truisms of life.<p>This especially applies in ecommerce. Sure, you have …

Performance Testing

A guide to your first mobile design project

If you’re a design student or a junior designer and you’re about to dig into your first mobile project, here’s some guidance on what to keep in mind …

UI Design

5 ways AI will change software testing

The surface area for testing software has never been so broad. Applications today interact with other applications through APIs, they leverage legacy …

Artificial Intelligence

Chronicles of a Windows user gone iPhone (part 2)

If you missed part 1, this “Chronicles of a Windows user gone iPhone” series is a new take on a series we used to do many years ago. I haven’t used …

iOS

Heroic Antorus raid testing on the PTR Friday

Originally Posted by <b>Skordyn</b> (Official Post)<p>On Friday, September 22nd we will be conducting raid tests of Antorus, the Burning Throne.<p><b>Friday,</b> …

Activision Blizzard

The Ten Essentials for Good API Documentation

API documentation is the number one reference for anyone implementing your API, and it can profoundly influence the developer experience. Because it …

Software Development

Is there any research showing which time format is easy for humans to read?

I would like to know about the time format which is used by Facebook - relative times such as "2 hours ago", rather than absolute times such as …

Information Architecture

10 Rules for Writing Automated Tests

Over the recent months many of our customers asked for our guidance and building their test suites properly. Performance, ease of management and …

Information Architecture

UXer’s quick guide to eye tracking

UX designers’ quick guide to eye tracking: when, how and why to use it to improve the user experienceThe benefits of classic usability testing …

Information Architecture

React Navigation Drawer Tutorial — Part 2

React Navigation Drawer Tutorial — Part 2<p>How to customize a DrawerNavigator in your React Native app using react-navigation<p>This is the follow-up of …

JavaScript

Test Sets: Measuring Progress Effectively -- TritonWear Analysis

Photo Courtesy: TritonWear<p>Fall is in the air, as we settle into familiar routines – school and swim practices resuming, sweaters and apple or pumpkin …

Swimming

Mobile User Onboarding: Examples From Three Awesome Apps

It is easy for me to simply list the do’s and don’ts of mobile user onboarding. Do indicate progress and flow length, don’t overwhelm the user. Don’t …

UX Design

Giving Your Users Freedom with Editable Input Fields

<i>When you want to purchase something on the internet, no matter what it is, or which e-commerce service you use, you don’t want to encounter any</i> …

Information Architecture

New Research Reveals Impact of Fake UX On Website Ad Revenue - MarketWatch

CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Some exciting new research has emerged for online publishers about the effect that user behavior has …

Information Architecture

Writing CSS with Accessibility in Mind

An introduction to web accessibility. Tips on how to improve the accessibility of your web sites and apps with CSS.<p>About a year ago I started to …

Web Development

User Testing and the InVision iOS app

What is User Testing?<p>When editing a mobile prototype in InVision, you can send out a User Testing link to your tester. When they visit that link on …

Information Architecture

Compatibility Testing of Applications Across OSs: A Big Need of the Hour - Software Testing Blog

Android Oreo (codenamed as Android O) was finally released to the public on August 21, 2017. While in the Beta version, Oreo was tested across Nexus …

DevOps

From Research Goals to Usability-Testing Scenarios: A 7-Step Method

<b>Summary:</b> Developing goals for a usability study, deciding what to test, and crafting user scenarios can be challenging. This method makes the process …

Information Architecture

Intro to the fold function (aka reduce or aggregate)

<i>this post was originally published on my Github Pages site on September 16th, 2017</i><p>This might sound a bit outlandish or ridiculous, but I seldom write …

Programming