19 COMMENTs
Mobile
Annarita Tranfici, Sep 17

5 Examples of Patterns for Mobile Navigation Menus

You cannot create a good user experience without functional navigation. Annarita Tranfici looks at some of the patterns that can be utilised to create one.
31 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Sep 12

Challenge: Re-Imagining the Hamburger Icon

We've all seen that three lines icon, and have learned what it means, but does that make it good? Gabrielle looks for alternatives to the hamburger icon.
8 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Zack Wallace, Sep 04

Danger of the Accidental Click (and other UX issues)

Humans are imprecise creatures by nature. We fumble and mis-click often. But what happens when bad UX decisions amplify our accidental clicks?
5 COMMENTs
Mobile
Elio Qoshi, Aug 28

How to Create Icons for Your Android App

You've created a great Android app, now what about the icon? Elio Qoshi discusses some simple tips on getting your icons Material Design ready.
11 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Amir Glatt, Aug 28

Website Personalization: Shouldn't Sites be Smarter?

Websites know stuff -- the time, the day, even your location. Website personalization helps you use that data to present better options for your users.
3 COMMENTs
Mobile
Annarita Tranfici, Aug 26

3 Tips to Make Your Apps Less Annoying

There are so many other places your users could be instead of using your app, so why do we insist on annoying them so much?
4 COMMENTs
Web
Rameet Chawla, Aug 19

You Need to Build Your App for the Millennial User

The big opportunity for app developers is in the millennial generation, but what appeals to older users will not work for the young, Rameet Chawla argues.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Annarita Tranfici, Aug 12

Neurology & User Behavior: What We Know

We all like to think we're wise, deep thinkers when it comes to decision making. Annarita peeks into the brains behind the user behaviour we see.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Joyce Echessa, Aug 11

Improving Your App’s Onboarding UX

How do you keep a user engaged after that initial giddy flush of install excitement? Joyce shows you ways to make that initial 'onboarding UX' really count.
11 COMMENTs
Mobile
Annarita Tranfici, Aug 08

The Evolution of the "Hamburger Icon Pattern"

Why did the 'Hamburger' become the common design pattern for mobile menus? We discuss why sometimes just because everyone is doing it doesn't make it right.
33 COMMENTs
Mobile
Jen Looper, Jul 02

Responsive Design vs 'm.' Sites

The segregation of the mobile experience to a subdomain, the ‘m’ domain, seems a little old school. In this article, I'll discuss why it may still be valid.
19 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Jessica Enders, Jul 01

3 Rules for Painless Account UX: Login

Is your login friendly doorman or cranky guard? Jessica Enders shows you how to get your users logged in fast by getting your login screens out of the way.
Mobile
Dror Weiss, Jun 18

No Sloppy Seconds: 4 Android UX Design Tips

The biggest pitfall many developers fall into is designing for iOS and porting their apps. Read our four UX tips on how to design properly for Android.
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Chris Ward, May 20

What Does 'Always Listening' Mean to Your UX?

Google Now. 4Sq. A new generation of services are monitoring our lives and guessing our needs. Chris explores the UX challenges of 'always listening'.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Ofer Yourvexel, Apr 29

4 Ways to Improve Your App UX

It's easy to get developers excited about developing features to your app, but does it help your users? Ofer gives you a plan to improve your app UX.
Mobile
Joyce Echessa, Apr 02

Better User Interfaces with the Android Action Bar

This article shows how the Android Action Bar can be used to help create elegant user interfaces.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Chris Ward, Mar 10

Cloud UX: Dude, Where's My File?

How does taking your web app to the cloud affect your user experience? Chris examines the implications of Cloud UX.
38 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Georgina Laidlaw, Jan 30

Does Bad Grammar Make Bad UX?

If we want our interfaces to talk to users, should we whisper encouragement or bark instructions? Georgina looks at how bad grammar makes bad UX.
1 COMMENT
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jan 10

Video: Baked-in UX from Day One

SitePoint author Jodie Moule describes the process of user research and UX design for her iOS app, Cook.
15 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Dec 12

How to Use the HTML5 Vibration API

You're no longer limited to visual and audio feedback in your web app. Why not vibrate the device to thrill your users?
Design & UX
Pratik Dholakiya, Nov 05

Website Usability and Page Speed – Birds of a Feather

Design & UX
Georgina Laidlaw, Sep 25

Make Your Text Content Mobile-Friendly

The process of design is ideally a negotiation with content. Compromises need to be made to get the content to fit the design, and the design to fit the content.
11 COMMENTs
Mobile
Alexus Durwin, Jul 11

4 Common Responsive Web Design Pitfalls

Web design and development holds plenty of traps for the unwary, and responsive web design multiplies the potential pitfalls. Alexus Durwin nominates four common dangers to watch out for.
3 COMMENTs
Mobile
Nicolas Acuna and Mikka Olsson, Jul 04

Making Mobile Clients Understand: Four Ways To Win New Clients Through Great Communication