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Design Tips for 6 Common Marketing Projects

While you have design skills, it’s not reasonable that you’re a master of all things design or can channel creative inspiration on demand. And if you're not using design software day in and day out, you might need some help getting started, or at least a quick refresher. Here are some quick design tips and best practices to help you create six typical marketing pieces — and deliver anything but typical results.


“It’s the Best Creative Playground You’ve Never Heard Of:” Devon Ko on Doing 3D Graphic Design

Like that live render preview you've been using to ideate and create 3D renders? Now hear from the team that created the actual software. You've seen this software in action if you watch a certain miniseries that starts with the word 'Game' and ends with 'Thrones'. Ahhh yeah.

XD Best Practices
February 27, 2017 / UX/UI Design

The Power of The Palette: Why Color is Key in Data Visualization and How to Use It

When it comes to making charts, scales, and explaining data visually, using color is a very effective tool. Here’s what to do, and what to avoid.

XD Design Interviews
February 24, 2017 / UX/UI Design

From Visual Designer to UX Leader: Leslie Yang on Her Big Career Shift

Leslie Yang is a senior product designer at Pivotal Labs and a leader in UX design, but it wasn’t always this way. Just a few years ago she was a visual designer looking for a change. We asked Leslie Yang to share her story and any advice she has for others looking to break into UX design.

XD Best Practices
February 23, 2017 / UX/UI Design

The Top 5 User Testing Methods

In an industry devoted to the people who use our products, services, and apps, user testing is paramount. We’ve pulled together 5 of the top user testing methods.

Design Segment
February 23, 2017

Logos: Learn What Separates the Great from the Good

The best logos are memorable, but they also have to function in a variety of modern environments. Great logos can be resized and reproduced easily across a variety of different contexts.

February 22, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Hip Hippos Do it With Others: Three Handy Acronyms for Creating Effective Design Critiques

Feedback, critique, review… We’ve all had difficult experience with critique that was untimely, uninvited, ill-informed or otherwise unhelpful. A few things to keep in mind to improve the critique process.

XD Product Updates
February 21, 2017 / UX/UI Design

February Update of Adobe XD

This month we’re bringing additional depth to our stakeholder experience with pinned annotations in shared prototypes and introducing a whole host of new features in our Windows 10 app, bringing it closer to feature parity with our popular Mac app.