Design

  • Design Trend: Ghost Buttons in Website Design

    Design Trend: Ghost Buttons in Website Design

    Carrie Cousins  •  June 30, 2014

    The biggest trend of 2014 is something I’m not sure we saw coming. And it’s all based on one of the smallest design components of almost any website – the button. Ghost...

  • How to Improve Website UX with Doors Diagram

    How to Improve Website UX with Doors Diagram

    Kirill Shikhanov  •  June 27, 2014

    Information visualization helps websites to increase retention, conversions and other metrics that may suffer from design flaws. Using the Doors Diagram to visualize a process of...

  • How to Start a Web Design Project [Infographic]

    How to Start a Web Design Project [Infographic]

    Adrian  •  June 26, 2014

    There’s a first time for everything — and it’s finally time for your very first web design project! While landing your first gig is a huge accomplishment in itself, keeping...

  • Optimizing the Usability of Online Forms

    Optimizing the Usability of Online Forms

    Paula Borowska  •  June 16, 2014

    Forms are the gatekeepers of the internet. They are often filled out as a starting point for one’s journey – such as signing up for an account. They are also filled out in...

  • Tips for Creating a Great Personal Online Portfolio

    Tips for Creating a Great Personal Online Portfolio

    Eelco Guntlisbergen  •  June 11, 2014

    As a designer I think we’ve all experienced the difficulty of creating something personal, including a portfolio. You end up spending countless hours in Photoshop, trying a...

  • 5 Ways to Enhance Your Website Login Process

    5 Ways to Enhance Your Website Login Process

    Paula Borowska  •  June 9, 2014

    The best way to enhance an experience, or to actually make it great, comes down to making the entire process simple for the user. There are many different things you can do to...

  • Challenges and Opportunities of UX in Augmented Reality

    Challenges and Opportunities of UX in Augmented Reality

    Armen Ghazarian  •  June 5, 2014

    Augmented reality is a recent technological innovation that is widely used in marketing by major brands like Pepsi and IKEA. It adds layers of computer-generated content over real...

  • Create Vertical Rhythm on Your Webpage

    Create Vertical Rhythm on Your Webpage

    Paula Borowska  •  June 2, 2014

    The technical side of typography can be a bit tough to grasp since it means dealing with numbers and proportions. However, it means that you will understand typography more and be...

  • How to Predict Web Design Trends

    How to Predict Web Design Trends

    Carrie Cousins  •  May 29, 2014

    So how will you know the next big thing when you see it? Flat design took designers by storm — evolving from a few simple projects to becoming a significant part of web, and...

  • The Emotional Side of UX: Turning Casual Visitors into Brand Evangelists

    The Emotional Side of UX: Turning Casual Visitors into Brand Evangelists

    Armen Ghazarian  •  May 21, 2014

    The web started off as a limited information medium and in its early years we had to focus our efforts on the functionality of websites more than anything else. There was little...