4 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 16

What is Adobe XD (or 'Project Comet')? And Should You Care?

Fireworks is fizzling out, but Adobe return with a mysterious new UI design tool – Adobe XD. Will this fiery comet become a new star? Daniel investigates.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Aja Frost, Mar 15

6 Inspiring Examples of Gamification in Design

Games are fun, exciting, and rewarding. So to make your UX more engaging–even addictive–why not try incorporating these gamification elements?
4 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 09

Parallax Burns: Converting Photographs from 2D to 3D with SVG

There's a nice video effect I'm going to call 'Parallax Ken Burns' you see on a lot of documentaries. Can we mimic it in a single SVG file? Maybe.
10 COMMENTs
Mobile
Ada Ivanoff, Mar 08

The 11 Best Tutorials on Mobile Design

Ada Ivanoff highlights 11 of her favorite tutorials on mobile design for iOS, Android, cross-platform and mobile web designers.
Design & UX
Jerry Cao, Mar 08

Top 5 Breakout Mobile Design Trends for 2016

It's easy to forgetMobile design is still young and we're still seeing new and innovative ideas every year. Jerry looks at his big 5 mobile design trends.
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Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Mar 07

Quick Read: Search 11,000 Free Stock Photos with Zoommy

Zoomy indexes multiple sources across the web to offer over 11,000 free stock photos for download. 
8 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 03

7 New Fonts You Probably Haven't Considered Using (…But Should)

Alex Walker looks at seven new and interesting fonts that you can start using in your designs affordably.
9 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 02

Can SVG Save You from Your Fat PNG-32s?

PNG-32 has glorious alpha-transparency support but the files are huge. Can help come from an unlikely hero – SVG?
25 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Mateo Prifti, Mar 02

Affinity Designer: Can a $25 $49 Vector Editor Really Cut It?

Vectors are becoming more important on the web with the rise of SVG. Mateo looks at a cost-effective option – Affinity Designer.
9 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 01

How to Offer Great UX When Using Video

Video is creeping into areas of digital design that would have been unthinkable 5 years ago. Daniel has some thoughts on presenting a great video UX.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Feb 25

5 Ways to Offer a Better UX to Disabled Users

Could the characteristics that make us good designers – good eyesight & web savviness – actually make it harder for us to empathize with our users?
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 24

Making Crafty UIs with Sketch and Photoshop

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Design & UX
Zack Rutherford, Feb 22

7 Trends That Will Define Web Design in 2016

As 2016 starts to ramp up, we're starting to see strong trends emerging. Zack is on point with a list of the defining styles of the year.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Charles Costa, Feb 19

Make Prototyping Less Painful With These Tips

Charles Costa has some thought provoking ideas on ways to make your prototyping less painful.
8 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 17

Taking the Double Trouble Out of Pull Quotes

Ssometimes we need to be mindful of how classic print techniques translate to digital. Pull Quotes are a good example.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Aja Frost, Feb 16

The 14 Latest and Greatest Sources of Design Inspiration

What keeps designers hungry? Fresh meat, of course. Aja has 14 new wells of inspiration to keep you shooting at the stars.
Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Feb 15

Sourcehunt Design #2: February – Make Your Mark

Elio is back with another selection of great open source projects that are crying out for a touch of design love. Can you be their saviour?
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 11

Cyber-security and the Case For Really Good Train Sets

Failure is a wonderful teacher – as long as it doesn't kill you. CyberCity lets hackers and security experts practice without anyone getting hurt.
Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Feb 10

Using Psychology to Boost Your Conversions in 2016

The advertising industry has been keen students of psychology for over a century. Gabrielle looks at techniques that can help our CTAs.
Design & UX
Theo Miller, Feb 09

Using Customer Surveys to Make Your Product UX Better

Customer surveys are often considered to be a marketing tool but Theo believes they are essential to creating a great product UX. Find out why.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Feb 04

How Digital Nomadism Turned Me Into a Highly Motivated Designer

The idea of freelancing around the world with a laptop sounds romantic but it has its challenges too. Daniel explains some of the tricks.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 03

Becoming Slack: The Story of a Son of a Glitch

Slack is a business tool built on the lessons learned by a failed gaming company. Ali Rayl recently recounted the Slack origin story.
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Design & UX
Kat Bak, Feb 01

The Story Behind SitePoint's New Typeface: Roboto

Find out why the SitePoint team recently decided to change our typeface to Roboto, a clean font with open licensing.
Design & UX
Lisa Larson-Kelley, Feb 01

Watch: Canva vs Canva For Work

Learn the key differences are between Canva and Canva for Work. Your brand can have a more consistent look, while your team work more efficiently.