Design

  • The Interactive Imperative in Mobile Design

    The Interactive Imperative in Mobile Design

    Chris Bank  •  July 11, 2014

    How gestures and animations are changing the game for mobile app designs In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App discusses the importance of interactivity in...

  • What is the Point of Material Design?

    What is the Point of Material Design?

    Paula Borowska  •  July 9, 2014

    In the simplest of explanations, Google developed Material Design to unify the experiences users have across various Google platforms. Additionally, this unification is to bring...

  • Mobile Design Patterns: A Practical Look

    Mobile Design Patterns: A Practical Look

    Chris Bank  •  July 2, 2014

    A quick overview of how to use design patterns every day In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App details what mobile design patterns are and how to think about...

  • 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...