3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Sarah Landrum, May 28

Quick Tip: 4 Really Useful, Re-Useable Code Snippets from Codepen

Codepen has become a vast repository of some of the best in front-end UI thinking. Sarah has put together a short list of handy snippets from Codepen.io
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, May 19

Crash Course: Learn the Sketch UI in Roughly 4 Minutes 20 Seconds

Sketch has become the key tool for so many Front-end designers that it's hard to ignore. Daniel gets you up-to-speed with the UI basic in under 5 minutes.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, May 18

Uncovering the Secret Coded Language of Postage Stamps

While today we LOL, smile :) and wink ;), a hundred years ago people were encoding their thoughts and feelings into the position of their postage stamps. 
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, May 16

How to Create Responsive Layouts in Sketch (with a Drop of Fluid)

Sketch app is primarily an Interface Design tool so it makes sense for it to be responsive. Daniel show
Design & UX
Alex Walker, May 11

Mastering SVG Patterns Without Breaking Your Brain (or Budget)

SVG patterns are a great low-bandwidth tool for designers but setting them up can be hard. Alex shows how Boxy SVG makes things much easier.
7 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Ada Ivanoff, May 11

The 7 Cross-Browser Testing Tools You Need in 2016

Though browsers are arguably more reliable than they've ever been, we still can't forget about cross-browser testing tools. Ada has 7 top options for you.
9 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, May 10

How Sketch's New Symbols Will Improve Your Workflow

'Don't Repeat Yourself' (DRY) is a coding concept but it makes perfect sense for graphic design too. Daniel shows us how Sketch Symbols help us stay DRY.
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, May 04

How to Design a Daring but Effective Split-Screen Layout

Split-screen layouts are a bold stylistic choice but not suited to all designs. Today, Daniel balances some design inspiration with a few words of caution.
Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Apr 28

Sourcehunt Design April: How About Adding Fedora to Your CV?

April's Sourcehunt brings two Open Source goliaths. How would you like to add Fedora and/or Mozilla to your design portfolio?
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Apr 27

Why JPEGs are like McDonalds Apple Pies (and SVGs are not)

Sometimes it helps to think of SVG, not as an 'image format', but as a 'recipe'. And once you *really* know a recipe, you can start to change it. 
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Ivaylo Gerchev, Apr 25

How to Design Rich Card-Based Layouts with Semantic UI

Card-based layouts are a great option for many design problems. Ivaylo shows us how to use Semantic UI to create great, mobile-friendly UIs.
21 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Simon Cocking & the Digital Skills Academy Team, Apr 22

Epic UX Fails (and the Lessons We Can Learn)

Often there are more lessons to be learned from a failure than a success. Simon Cocking walks us through some UX fails and the lessons we can take.
16 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Apr 21

Boxy SVG: A Fast, Simple, Insanely Useful, FREE SVG Editor

SVG is hot but easily corrupted. Boxy SVG is a free editor that helps you make the most of what the SVG format is good at.
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Apr 19

#SketchTip: How to Share Artboards with Your Team

 Being able to easily share your Sketch designs is hugely beneficial to your team, clients, and collaborators. Daniel has some answers.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Jerry Cao, Apr 18

10 Photoshop Plugins to Speed up Your Web Designs

While Photoshop may have been born as a photo editor, Jerry shows us 10 Photoshop plugins that can transform it into a powerful Web Design tool.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Apr 13

How to Catch the Eye of Users (and Other Fiendish Traps)

Humans love to look at eyes. We can't help it. But sometimes that can be a problem for our layouts. Alex looks at how you can direct the eye of your users.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Hilda, Mar 31

6 Tips to Get Past a Creative Block

Being creative is rewarding but when it's not happening, it's hard to force it. Hilda has some useful steps to work through creative block.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Jerry Cao, Mar 29

The 3 'Non-Negotiables' of Successful Product Design

Every successful product has them… does yours? Below we boil down the practice of product design into its 3 essential components.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Elio Qoshi, Mar 23

Exploring Ubuntu Phone UI Elements

Elio Qoshi looks in detail at the UI elements at the heart of Ubuntu Phone design guidelines.
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 23

Sketch App: How to Share Artboards with Your Team

Being able to share your designs in Sketch with very little effort is hugely beneficial to your team. Daniel show us more than one way to do it!
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 21

The Talking Clock: Birth of the Voice-based UI

 Voice-powered UI systems are everywhere we go today, but they're older than we think. Talking UIs were first big news in the 1930's.
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 16

What is Adobe XD (Project Comet) and Should You Care?

Fireworks is fizzling out, but Adobe has returned with a mystery new UI tool. What is Adobe XD? Will this fiery comet become a star? Dan 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?
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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.