UX Design

  • The Ultimate UX Design of the Perfect CTA Button

    The Ultimate UX Design of the Perfect CTA Button

    Jerry Cao  •  July 17, 2015

    Buttons  are one of the most important elements to create, especially if you use them for calls to action. If you wait to the last minute, you may be risking your...

  • The 4 Essential UX Documents Every Designer Needs

    The 4 Essential UX Documents Every Designer Needs

    Jerry Cao  •  July 8, 2015

    When it comes to UX documentation, wireframes and prototypes are certainly among the most important. But that’s just the beginning. We’ve actually found four other documents...

  • How Time Perception Impacts Interaction Design

    How Time Perception Impacts Interaction Design

    Jerry Cao  •  May 25, 2015

    How can you use time to your advantage in interaction design? Is it even controllable? The elements of timing can be difficult to describe, but we all feel them, from the...

  • The Value of UX Research in Product Development

    The Value of UX Research in Product Development

    Armen Ghazarian  •  May 15, 2015

    When we talk about user experience, we quite often end up discussing UX Design. Some may even refer to UX and UX Design as a same thing, which they are not. Today I would like to...

  • How to Use Size & Space in Interaction Design

    How to Use Size & Space in Interaction Design

    Jerry Cao  •  April 27, 2015

    While he never lived to see the Internet, engineering psychologist Paul Fitts nonetheless had a huge influence on digital design with his 1954 proposal now known as Fitts’s...

  • Guide to the Onboarding Process in Mobile Apps

    Guide to the Onboarding Process in Mobile Apps

    Paula Borowska  •  April 2, 2015

    Onboarding can take on a few different shapes. Sometimes it’s as simple as account creation or logging in. Sometimes it’s more extensive where it includes a walk-through...

  • How to Delightfully Trick Users With Animation

    How to Delightfully Trick Users With Animation

    Jerry Cao  •  March 23, 2015

    Without motion, there cannot be interaction. When you close a tab, it disappears from the screen: at this basic level, motion provides immediate feedback (which is crucial since...

  • How Phablets Are Changing Mobile UX

    How Phablets Are Changing Mobile UX

    Armen Ghazarian  •  March 17, 2015

    Remember the days when smaller mobile phones were fancy? That time is gone. Large screen smartphones have been around for quite a while and the trend suggests that they are not...

  • The What, Why, and How of Mockups

    The What, Why, and How of Mockups

    Jerry Cao  •  March 4, 2015

    Before we get into how to make the most of your mockups, it helps to know what exactly they are — and what they’re not. As discussed in The Guide to Wireframing, mockups,...

  • Wireframing & Prototyping: The Past, Present, and Future

    Wireframing & Prototyping: The Past, Present, and Future

    Jerry Cao  •  February 5, 2015

    Jerry Cao is a content strategist at UXPin — the wireframing and prototyping app — where he develops in-app and online content. To learn the methods, tools, and processes of...