design, product-design, user-experience, ux, ux-design

When you’re overthinking your UX — Satisficing vs Maximizing

When you’re overthinking your UX — Satisficing vs Maximizing Photo by José Alejandro Cuffia on Unsplash UX is about the details. The difference between good and bad UX, after all, often boils down to how thoughtful and accommodating your design is. It’s about the things that people don’t notice more often than the
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design, entrepreneurship, psychology, startup, ux

Digging deeper: the psychology of web forms

Originally published on JOTFORM.COM UX and psychology. Psychology and UX. The two go hand-in-hand. Psychology is the study of understanding people’s behaviors and emotions. What makes them tick? What makes them happy? Without the ability to predict these behaviors, successful UX can’t exist. To the untrained eye, good design might seem like
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creativity, design, inspiration, startup, ux

UI Interactions of the week #136

via Muzli design inspiration Designers’ Secret Source The best design inspiration — expertly curated for you. Muzli is a new-tab Chrome extension that instantly delivers relevant design stories and inspiration. Learn more Picante Swipa Swipa Swipa 🏮 by 𝔅𝔢𝔰𝔱𝔖𝔢𝔯𝔳𝔢𝔡𝔅𝔬𝔩𝔡 for green chameleon Day11 — Animated Financial Bank Card by Eline Ye for UIGREAT Travel application interface by lix2
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design, design-thinking, product-design, user-experience, ux-design

Investigate first, design after

Problem solving as a junior designer Illustration by Source As designers, we are all problem solvers. And from the view of building out the problem space, there are different roles to perform. Exact details can vary depending on your team and the project, and the following is a general definition of these roles.
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design, ui-design, web-design, website, website-design

12 Cool Black and White Website Design Examples for Your Inspiration

Here is a collection of 12 striking HTML5/WordPress/CSS/responsive/interactive black and white website design examples and templates for your inspiration. The prevailing idea is that colorful websites tend to be more eye-catching and attract users more easily and quickly. This doesn’t mean, however, that monochromatic websites are boring. The use of
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design, design-process, process, responsive-design, wireframe

Reframe Wireframes

Wireframes aren’t useless, but our approach to wireframing is outdated. There are some debates in our society that will rage on forever. Is Lebron better than Jordan? Pepsi or Coke? Edge piece or center cut brownies? In the design community, an ongoing debate I’ve been following recently is around wireframes, specifically
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design, graphic-design, illustration, isometric, visual-design

The quickest way to create isometric illustrations

Learn how to create amazing isometric illustrations easily I have always been fascinated with illustration techniques, especially isometric illustrations. They have been around for a while now, but have seemed to gain a huge boost in popularity in recent times. I made my first isometric illustration 3 years back, starting with
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