Posts in category:UX design

20 great design system examples from Design Systems Repo

20 great design system examples from Design Systems Repo

March 26, 2019

Jad Limcaco is a UI/UX designer from Silicon Valley. He is also a creator of Design Systems Repo, an online repository of publicly available design systems, pattern libraries, and style guides. So, let us take a bit closer look at what this labor of love has to offer to designers and people who think alike.

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Web design trends for 2019

Web design trends for 2019

January 31, 2019

Web design has evolved quite a bit during previous years, don’t you think? It seems like we have entered a post-responsive era, followed by digital experiments, moving backgrounds, innovative interactions, unique typography, hero illustrations, and socially conscious design fueled by equality, inclusivity, and accessibility.

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The best design podcasts to boost your creativity

The best design podcasts to boost your creativity

January 12, 2019

When Ben Hammersley coined the word podcast using the bits of the words iPod and broadcast in his 2004 article for The Guardian, little did we know that podcasts would become the next big thing in the digital arena. So, thousands of podcasts later, here we are – handpicking the best of the best design-related podcasts for you.

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UX writing: What is it and why is it so important

UX writing: What is it and why is it so important

November 20, 2018

“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you”, wrote an American novelist Ray Bradbury in his book Zen in the Art of Writing. He was referring to the art of writing fiction, of course, and here we have just the opposite advice for you regarding the art of the UX writing: for every word that you write, make sure to do the reality check.

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Fluid vs. Adaptive vs. Responsive Design

Fluid vs. Adaptive vs. Responsive Design

October 23, 2018

Let us assume that you just got yourself the latest version of a smartphone with a full range of innovative applications, sleek design, and amazing performances. You cannot wait to try it out, but there seems to be a problem. Some of the web pages seem unadjusted to your phone screen or even appear as broken. How come?

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How to improve your website content

How to improve your website content

October 10, 2018

Simple, yet powerful. That would be the shortest description of what your website should look like if you want it to be accessible, functional, profitable, and eye-catching. It doesn’t matter if you run an e-commerce giant, a start-up web presentation, or a personal portfolio website, those would be the words to hold on to – simple and powerful.

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Website pop-up rules you must never break

Website pop-up rules you must never break

September 26, 2018

No one wants their website to be perceived as disruptive, annoying, or unpleasant. Instead of that, everyone desires it to be sleek and elegant, introducing smart navigation and smooth transitions. But, what if your clients insist on implementing all sorts of pop-ups all around the pages? Could there be a positive outcome from that?

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Google design sprint framework for beginners

Google design sprint framework for beginners

June 28, 2018

Many startups today struggle with developing a unique prototyping framework which would save costs and time. The biggest pain point is to spend months or years on developing a product (website or web app) only to realize that users find it unusable and obsolete. So, what is the key?

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UX design methodology for beginners (part 2)

UX design methodology for beginners (part 2)

June 07, 2018

This is Part 2 of our beginners’ UX Design tutorial. In this article, we will address the how and the why of user experience design by starting off from wireframing as a process and give you more detail about usability and user testing.

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UX design methodology for beginners (part 1)

UX design methodology for beginners (part 1)

May 31, 2018

User experience (UX) is one of the most important elements of web design, and many seem to fail at this crucial point. If you are new to design and would like to familiarize yourself with UX principles – the what, the who, the how, and the why – here we will present you the main concepts to help you streamline a UX workflow and develop a mindset that will lead you to better design thinking.

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