Design

O’Reilly 2016 Design Salary Survey

January 18, 2016

The results of the O’Reilly 2016 Design Salary Survey are in and the findings may surprise you. O’Reilly Media conducted an anonymous salary and skills survey of.

50 Gorgeous Android Apps

February 12, 2013

50 Gorgeous Android Apps February 12, 2013 Recently, the news has been buzzing about the popularity of Android phones, which has led to a drastic.

Effectively Planning UX Design Projects

February 4, 2013

Effectively Planning UX Design Projects February 4, 2013 “Planning user experience (UX) projects is a balancing act of getting the right amount of user input.

Infogr.am Officially Launches

October 27, 2012

Infogr.am Officially Launches By Julia Salem October 27, 2012 According to TechCrunch, Infogr.am has officially launched its cool info-graphics on the fly service. This web-based.

Top 10 Mistakes in Web Design

October 6, 2012

Top 10 Mistakes in Web Design By Julia Salem October 6, 2012 Does your website have PDF files for online reading, non-scannable text, or fixed.

An Important Time for Design

September 20, 2012

An Important Time for Design By Julia Salem September 20, 2012 Earlier this year, A List Apart pointed out the expanding importance of design, especially.

Five Things You Should Do to Be a Better UX Designer

September 18, 2012

Five Things You Should Do to Be a Better UX Designer By Julia Salem September 18, 2012 Usability Counts has posted an excellent article about.

Upcoming UX Events—Sept 2012

September 14, 2012

Upcoming UX Events–Sept 2012 By Julia Salem September 14, 2012   September may be halfway over, but there are still a lot of UX Events.

How Nintendo Shaped UX

August 30, 2012

How Nintendo Shaped UX By Julia Salem August 30, 2012 UX Magazine published a post by Nick Snyder last week about how Nintendo has been.

Crash Course: Design for Startups

August 18, 2012

Crash Course: Design for Startups By Julia Salem August 18, 2012 We recently came across an informative post on Paul Stamatiou’s blog. In this post,.

Improving the Usability of Your Website

August 17, 2012

Improving the Usability of Your Website By Julia Salem August 17, 2012 Vandelay Design has published an article that talks about the high level concepts.

Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Login

August 15, 2012

Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Login By Julia Salem August 15, 2012 If you’re thinking about including a social login, whether it be Facebook,.

Learn UX Design from Walt Disney

August 13, 2012

Lean UX Design from Walt Disney By Julia Salem August 13, 2012 Joseph Dickerson recently wrote a fun post on his blog about Walt Disney.

Facilitating Great Design

August 6, 2012

Facilitating Great Design By Julia Salem August 6, 2012 Kevin Hoffman recently wrote an instructive article to help you facilitate your team to create great.

Most Common Misconceptions About UX Design

July 29, 2012

Most Common Misconceptions About UX Design By Julia Salem July 29, 2012 A few years ago Whitney Hess wrote a great list on Mashable discussing.

Homepage Must-Haves for Superior UX

July 17, 2012

Homepage Must-Haves for Superior UX By Julia Salem July 17, 2012 1. A Killer Headline—It’s the most important part of your homepage and should outline.

Why UX Can or Cannot Be Designed

July 15, 2012

Why UX Can or Cannot Be Designed By Julia Salem July 15, 2012 Can user experience be designed? Paul Olyslager attempts to find out in.

Mobile IA & Design

July 14, 2012

Mobile IA & Design By Julia Salem July 14, 2012 Nick Finck, from Blink Interactive, did an interesting presentation about Mobile IA & Design during.

Best Design and Development Sites A-Z

July 3, 2012

Best Design and Development Sites A-Z By Julia Salem July 3, 2012 Inspect Element has created the ultimate A-Z guide of best design and development.

Startup Guide for Designers

June 29, 2012

Startup Guide for Designers By Julia Salem June 29, 2012 Wells Riley recently released a design information and resource guide for startups. This visually appealing.

User Experience Awards 2012

June 12, 2012

User Experience Awards 2012 By Julia Salem Original publishing date: March 15, 2012 Updated June 12, 2012 The second annual User Experience Awards, hosted by.

Top 10 Websites for Designers—May 2012

May 26, 2012

Top 10 Websites for Designers–May 2012 By Julia Salem May 26, 2012 Check out this excellent list of top design websites. The list, from How.

10 Tips to Become a Better Web Designer

May 8, 2012

10 Tips to Become a Better Web Designer By Julia Salem May 8, 2012 1. Read, Read, and Read Some More—Learn design theory by purchasing.

End the Pain of Illegible Captchas

May 5, 2012

End the Pain of Illegible Captchas By Julia Salem May 5, 2012 Everyone knows Captcha codes are often anti-user-friendly, even though they are necessary to.

Intersection of the Physical and Digital Worlds of UX

May 1, 2012

Intersection of the Physical and Digital Worlds of UX By Julia Salem May 1, 2012 Austin Brown and Lindsay Moore decided to combine the best.

You’re Not a User Experience Designer If…

April 25, 2012

You’re Not a User Experience Designer If… By Julia Salem April 25, 2012 Numerous people say they are user experience professionals, but how do they.

How to Snag a Paid Subscriber on the First Visit

April 21, 2012

How to Snag a Paid Subscriber on the First Visit By Julia Salem April 21, 2012 1. Initiate a Friendship—makes your site content relatable to.

10 Principles of Navigation Design

April 2, 2012

10 Principles of Navigation Design By Julia Salem April 2, 2012 “If content is the heart of every website publication, then navigation is its brain.

Successful Designer's Secret Weapon

March 31, 2012

Successful Designer’s Secret Weapon By Julia Salem March 31, 2012 Predictability is the secret weapon that all successful designers use. The site you are working.