Design

  • Web Design Trends of the Future: High Definition Design

    Web Design Trends of the Future: High Definition Design

    Jerry Cao  •  December 8, 2015

    One of the hottest techniques in web design is the HD background, enabled by the growing commonality of HD displays. But it’s not going to be easy when you’re creating a...

  • Comprehensive Guide to Static Website Generators

    Comprehensive Guide to Static Website Generators

    Jake Rocheleau  •  November 24, 2015

    Most developers already understand how content management systems work. The popularity of WordPress has permeated the globe and become a staple for creating any blog. However a...

  • How to Use Color in Web Design

    How to Use Color in Web Design

    Paula Borowska  •  November 23, 2015

    The current landscape of color in website design is interesting to think about. Most websites look more or less the same, yet color can be a powerful tool in design. I’m not...

  • 10 Ways to Supercharge Your Design Learning

    10 Ways to Supercharge Your Design Learning

    Tomas Laurinavicius  •  November 12, 2015

    I started learning design in 2007, and a lot has changed since then. Now we have thousands of communities available, tutorial sites, remarkable individuals sharing their knowledge...

  • Why Hipster Attitudes Can Ruin Interaction Design

    Why Hipster Attitudes Can Ruin Interaction Design

    Nathan James Yates  •  November 9, 2015

    Overwhelmingly, humans avoid challenging their long-standing beliefs, tastes and opinions. We prefer something we know instead of seeking new experiences. Even in the modern age...

  • Changes are Coming to Tools and Devices for UI/UX Designers

    Changes are Coming to Tools and Devices for UI/UX Designers

    Nick Parker  •  November 2, 2015

    There is interesting stereotype that the ideal tools for designers are Apple devices with OS X and iOS. Regarding UI/UX design — it is explainable. Products such as Sketch...

  • Mobile Design Trends 2016: Magical Micro-interactions

    Mobile Design Trends 2016: Magical Micro-interactions

    Jerry Cao  •  October 29, 2015

    You understand and have created an app that looks amazing. It has a cool story and the visual design is impressive. But that’s not enough — it needs more, something that...

  • Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

    Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

    Carrie Cousins  •  October 22, 2015

    You have a looming deadline for a client project. The minutes re ticking toward the face-to-face client meeting. Are you ready? Just grabbing a design and handing it to a client...

  • Prototyping Your App (Before It’s Too Late)

    Prototyping Your App (Before It’s Too Late)

    Javier Cuello  •  October 19, 2015

    Some time ago, a company approached me. They were looking to design their application for the second time. Now, they wanted to follow a design process step by step, learning from...

  • The New Rules for Scrolling in Web Design

    The New Rules for Scrolling in Web Design

    Jerry Cao  •  October 14, 2015

    What was once taboo in website design has made a complete resurgence as one of the most popular techniques in recent years as users are finding a new love and appreciation for...