Design

  • Designing a Truly Delectable Restaurant Website

    Designing a Truly Delectable Restaurant Website

    Carrie Cousins  •  January 5, 2015

    Designing around food can be tricky. Think about it: Taking a photo of food is difficult. How can you explain the aroma of a great meal digitally? But there are plenty of things...

  • 5 Mobile Design Trends That Can Teach Us Something

    5 Mobile Design Trends That Can Teach Us Something

    Paula Borowska  •  December 29, 2014

    There are so many apps within the App Store and there are so many more on Google Play. It’s hard to tell what the up and coming design trends are but it’s significantly easier...

  • Redesigning Yelp: Design Methods Driven By Usability

    Redesigning Yelp: Design Methods Driven By Usability

    Jerry Cao  •  December 17, 2014

    Jerry Cao is a content strategist at UXPin — the wireframing and prototyping app — where he develops in-app and online content for the wireframing and prototyping platform....

  • How to Rock in Product Copy on the Fly

    How to Rock in Product Copy on the Fly

    John Moore Williams  •  December 10, 2014

    While the tech world long ago acknowledged that content is king, many companies seem a little slower to admit they need content specialists like copywriters, editors, and...

  • How to Use Pastel Colors in Web Design Projects

    How to Use Pastel Colors in Web Design Projects

    Carrie Cousins  •  November 24, 2014

    The use of pastel colors in web design is more than a recent trend, it is a technique designers have used for years to create impactful visuals. When you hear “pastel”, pale...

  • 6 Ways to Improve the User Experience of Online Hotel Booking

    6 Ways to Improve the User Experience of Online Hotel Booking

    Armen Ghazarian  •  November 21, 2014

    There is a lot of talk about the impact of user experience in the e-commerce checkout process on conversion rates and there is also a lot of useful advice on how to fix usability...

  • Communicating a Message Through Visual Hierarchy

    Communicating a Message Through Visual Hierarchy

    Paula Borowska  •  November 19, 2014

    The goal of every design is to successfully communicate a message. Visual hierarchy enables you to organize information and elements so that the message can be communicated...

  • It’s Not UX vs. UI, It’s UX & UI

    It’s Not UX vs. UI, It’s UX & UI

    Chris Bank  •  November 12, 2014

    How differentiating the two will improve them both Chris Bank of UXPin — the wireframing & prototyping app — compares and contrasts web UI and UX, explains why we...

  • User Experience and Credit Card Payment Forms

    User Experience and Credit Card Payment Forms

    Armen Ghazarian  •  November 3, 2014

    Everybody loves shopping, until you get to the checkout and have to swipe your credit card. This is not the most pleasurable part of shopping, is it? And when you add in the...

  • Make the Most of Your Design with a Hero Header

    Make the Most of Your Design with a Hero Header

    Carrie Cousins  •  October 21, 2014

    One of the biggest trends in web design right now is the use of big images. And not just large, but completely oversized images that seem to come to life on screen. When used at...