Design

Graphic design is more than just good looks. Design is the process of visually conveying ideas or messages to a specific audience.

Dropbox Unveils Brave New Brand Identity

Dropbox has launched a controversial redesign of its brand identity, intended to help the SaaS standout in a market…

The Designer’s Guide to Color Contrast

The colors you choose while designing a website, poster, or any other type of image, will have a huge impact on whether…

5 Techniques for Engaging Display Type

Sometimes your typeface needs to convey feeling as much as meaning, and for that function more designers are turning to…

Is the Human Designer Facing Extinction?

In the last few years, machine learning and artificial intelligence have been hitting the headlines often. The…

The Myth of Ugly Design

Have you heard the dangerous lie that’s going around? It goes like this: “Design isn’t that important. I have an ugly…

What’s the best music for designing to?

Madonna once said that music makes the rebel and the bourgeoisie come together. I find it difficult to believe that…

11 Ways Breadcrumbs Bolster UX Design

Website breadcrumbs enhance user experience encouraging users to dig deeper into your site’s hierarchy, while also…

YouTube Unveils 1st New Logo Since Launch

Yesterday YouTube launched a major UI revision to all its channels, from mobile, to games consoles. At the same time…

Adobe Reveals the Secrets of Email

Adobe shared the results of its 3rd annual consumer email survey today, and while some of the findings are extremely…

5 Rules for Using Memes in Your Content

What is a meme? Now, maybe you’re a bit out of the loop. Maybe you have a job, a couple of kids, and not a lot of time…

5 Smart Alternatives to the Hamburger Menu

Screen space is a precious resource on mobile. To meet the challenge of small screen space while still making…

How To Build A Better Website

What’s the first thing you think of when you begin a website project? What are your first steps? Are you hunting for…

5 Techniques for Spotting Mistaks Before They Go Live

Launching a new website can be exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. You want to show off what you’ve been…

4 Ways To Design a Perfect Split Screen Homepage

One screen divided in two. The split screen technique has long been known in the film industry, with early examples…

5 Essential Rules of Wearable Design

Wearables are becoming increasingly important devices with a growing array of apps available. There are millions of…

5 Ways to Make Your Website Stand Out

Everyone involved in building a website wants it to stand out from other websites. Clients want to stand out from the…

11 Pricing Table Designs That Really Sell

Every SaaS product and subscription website needs a great pricing table. It’s the easiest way to share information with…

5 Unbreakable Rules for UI Animation on the Web

Transitions are a powerful way to communicate a change in a user interface. They can be used in apps to help offload a…