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XD Best Practices
May 9, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Basic Patterns of Mobile Navigation

In this article, we’ll examine five basic navigation patterns for mobile apps and describe the strengths and weaknesses of each of them.

XD Workplace Leadership
May 9, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Enabling a Culture of Feedback: A Conversation with Talin Wadsworth, Lead Designer for Adobe XD

Talin Wadsworth, Lead Designer for Adobe XD, is part of a centralized team at Adobe, and leads 7 designers directly. As the team has grown, one focus for him has been evolving a process that can continue to foster a culture of open feedback. We had a conversation about what he has learned along the way.

XD Trends

Why More Companies Are Putting Big Money Into UX

The case for user experience design is becoming an increasingly important part of many organizations’ strategies, which might explain why so many UX agencies, firms and platforms have been acquired in recent years and why UX designer salaries far surpass that of the national average.

XD Inside Adobe

How the Design Process Has Evolved

People rarely ask designers if they work in “print or web” anymore, a question that used to be the norm. These days, said Jonathan Joshua Pimento, a product manager on Adobe XD who regularly gives talks on the evolution of design, design falls under two big umbrellas: screen design, and designing for off screen.

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.

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.