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October 3, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Functional Minimalism for Web Design

As web design focuses more and more on good user experience, designers need to create the most usable and attractive websites possible. In this article, I will discuss some examples of minimalism in web design, things to consider when designing minimalist interfaces, and explain why sometimes “less is more”.

XD Best Practices
September 29, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Putting Personas to Work in UX Design: What They Are and Why They’re Important

It’s likely you’ve heard the term persona before, especially if you’ve worked in user experience design. Personas are a commonly used tool in UX design. In this article, we’ll talk about the importance of personas, and how to create one.

XD Best Practices
September 26, 2017 / UX/UI Design

UX First, Aesthetics Second: Andrew Baygulov Shares His Advice for Creating Beautiful, Effective Designs

Andrew Baygulov is a self-taught designer and front-end developer who learned UX on the job. We asked him to share his process and advice on how to balance beautiful visual design while creating effective user experiences.

XD Best Practices
September 26, 2017 / UX/UI Design

A Comprehensive Overview of UX Design Deliverables

What do UX designers do on a daily basis? A lot of things! This article contains the most common deliverables produced by UX designers as they craft great experiences for users.

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September 19, 2017 / UX/UI Design

How To Break Into UX Design: A 10 Step Guide To Landing Your First Job In UX

Despite high demand in the industry, it’s often difficult to get an entry-level UX position when you don’t have the relevant past experience. There’s no prescribed path for getting that all-important first job in UX design, so we’ve created a 10 step actionable guide to help you get started.

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September 12, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Playing With Color: Vibrant Options For Apps and Websites

Color is one of the most powerful tools in a designer’s toolkit. Designers use vibrant colors to focus people’s attention on important elements and to make their designs memorable. In this article, I’ll summarize a few popular techniques of using vibrant colors in web and mobile design.