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Andrew Tiburca, Jan 05

4 Killer Typography Tips from the World's Biggest Brands

Successful global brands can become so ubiquitous that we don't almost don't notice them. Andrei shows they have some valuable typography tips to teach us.
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Alex Walker, Jan 02

Web Design 2016: Attack of the Chromes!

Every year your workflow changes. For me, 2016 was the year when the Chrome App arrived as a serious web/UI design option.
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Daniel Schwarz, Dec 20

Adobe XD or Sketch: Which Will Result in the Best UX?

Adobe have finally offered a genuine competitor to Sketch. The big question is: Adobe XD or Sketch? Is the new kid on the block a real contender?
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Alex Walker, Dec 07

UI Motion : Can You Tell a Story with Movement?

We all think carefully about choosing a color, but – as Heider and Simmel show – the way an object moves can have a profound impact on how we feel about it.
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Daniel Schwarz, Nov 29

Animations: Using Easings to Craft Smarter Interactions

Modern user interfaces move. But as Fun Boy Three and Bananarama once said, "T'aint what you do, it's the way that you do it!". Let's talk about easings.
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Michaela Freeman, Nov 21

Web Layout 101: Making the Most of the Top Right Corner

The top right of screen is a difficult area of the screen to design for. Michaela shows you how to select the best images for your layout.
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Jan Losert, Nov 01

26 Steps of Product & Dashboard Design

Jan Losert has spent 4 years refining his refining his design product dashboard design – now he's ready to share his insights and secrets. Read on.
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Daniel Schwarz, Oct 25

How to Lift Your UX Out of the Ordinary with Micro-Interactions

Micro-interactions are subtle “moments” centered around accomplishing a single task. Daniel shows how they count for UI designers.
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Stephen Moyers, Oct 21

The Movement Towards Motion in Website Backgrounds

While the background video trend might not be an automatic usability fail, that doesn't mean you can't get it wrong. Stephen looks at the wins and pitfalls.
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Catarina Borges, Oct 05

What if Your Icon Choices Ruined Your Work?

Icons are about communicating meaning but meaning isn't fixed – it moves. Catarina looks at the icon choices that are causing problems for users.
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Jessica Enders, Sep 28

Form UX: Sometimes Even Apple, Google and Amazon Make Mistakes

Jessica Enders looks at how even the giants of digital media can slip up in their web form UX.
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Stephen Moyers, Sep 21

How Constant UX Benchmarking Helps You Avoid UX Nightmares

Every day the world changes – so does your audience. UX benchmarking is the most effective way to track and identify potential disasters.
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Claudia Elliott, Sep 19

How to Take Advantage of the Psychology of Speed Perception

We know that users are less patient and we need to reduce waiting times. But there are also tricks to help us 'bend time' in our favor.
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Alex Walker, Sep 16

The Great Prototyping Debate: Software vs Hand-coding

Visual prototyping tools are fast but lack the flexibility of hand-coded HTML prototypes. Why not both? Pingendo is a visual tool based on Bootstrap 4. 
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John Stevens, Sep 09

3 MORE Clever Psychology Rules for Making Better UX Decisions

Today I have three more innovative ideas from psychology involving human reactions to color, change and attention spans that take things to another level.
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Alex Walker, Sep 07

Designing for Moral Mornings and Naughty Nights

We like to imagine that our morals and ethics are set in granite, but the reality is they are much more fluid over a 24 period. Can you design for that?
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John Stevens, Sep 01

4 Clever Psychology Rules for Making Better UX Decisions

UXD is process of building better, more pleasurable products for users. Psychology is the key to understanding their needs and wants.
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Daniel Schwarz, Aug 30

Is Sketch App with Atomic.io the Perfect UI Design Duo?

Sketch is great for UI design. Atomic is great for prototyping. But can they combine seamlessly as a Sketch and Atomic.io UI tag team?
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Ryan O'Connor, Aug 25

Unconventional UX Wisdom for Stressed Out Entrepreneurs

We're overwhelmed with UX advice. Ryan offers a few gems of UX wisdom that you probably won't read on the other blogs and resources sites. 
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Alex Walker, Aug 24

Botox and the Art of Designing Empathy

Research shows that looking at faces changes the way we think. Can you use this knowledge to trigger empathy in your users?
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Konrad Caban, Aug 22

How to (Almost) Painlessly Troubleshoot Your Client Sites

FInding, tagging and removing bugs may not be glamorous but it's a product development phase. Konrad has a toolset for painless troubleshooting of bug.
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Alex Walker, Aug 11

UX Design 2016: Too Many Hunters – Not Enough Gatherers?

As 'web people', we talk a lot about 'capturing customers', but not so much about what to do with them when we succeed. We can learn a lot from airlines.
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Richard Child, Aug 08

Does Your Landing Page Target Prospects but Forget Customers?

Often it's easy to focus on the customers we don't have – to the detriment of those we do. Richard shows us how Trello helps customers feel special.
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Alex Walker, Aug 04

The Trolley Problem: Will Our Cars Grow up to Be Heroes?

The Trolley Problem is one of the great 'thought experiments' in ethics. But it's a thought experiment that's about to play out in the real world.