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One Background Image, Endless Options: Creating More Efficient Workflows in Project Felix

We reached out to Victoria Pavlov, a commercial photographer and designer, after seeing work she created using Project Felix on her Behance profile to talk to her about how Project Felix is helping with her design.

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Free Artist-Made Templates Now in InDesign

The “New Documents” dialog is now updated where you can added free professionally-made templates. When you create a new document you can browse free Adobe Stock templates or select from document presets for Print, Web, or Mobile to quickly jump-start your projects.

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The Redesign of InDesign: An Inside Scoop

With the release of InDesign 2017.1, we have made the user interface flat, modern and easier on the eye to help creatives do their best work.

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XD Career
April 25, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Building a Great Design Team Starts with the Job Posting: How to Appeal to Top Talent

Increased demand for designers means that talented candidates have lots of options to choose from, and that both design agency/client service firms and in-house teams are competing for skilled practitioners. So what can you do when creating job postings for design roles to ensure you get quality applications from excellent candidates?

Hayden Zezula and Project Felix: Experiments in Light

Professional 3D designer Hayden Zezula knows photorealistic images are essential to visualizing the impossible. How does Project Felix measure up to traditional 3D design software? To find out, Hayden put the new compositing tool to the test.

XD Trends
April 24, 2017 / UX/UI Design

A Global Design Refresh: James Widegren on the May 1 Reboot

We talked to James Widegren about the idea behind the May 1 Reboot, and why this global movement is just as relevant in 2017 as it was in 2000.

April 24, 2017

Analytics and Aesthetic: The Artistic Representation of Data

We’re surrounded by an unprecedented volume of data. A growing group of artists is finding beauty in the midst of that data overload, bridging the gap between the analytical and aesthetic in breathtaking ways.

XD Design Interviews
April 21, 2017 / UX/UI Design

A/B Testing Insights From UserTesting’s Brian Smith

We asked Brian Smith, vice-president of marketing for UserTesting, why A/B is a key part of the UX design process, and some tips on running them successfully.

XD Best Practices
April 20, 2017 / UX/UI Design

A Practical Foundation for Product Strategy

Having a well designed product that meets a genuine need is a great way to increase your chance of success. This article outlines a few basic steps that should help you create your own product strategy, customizable to your needs and situation.