The Case Against UX Testing

Picture a dark office, blinds drawn. Picture a UX designer smoking a cigar. See the light filtered through the smoke…

Quiz: Are You Prepped For Meeting Design Clients?

Walking into an initial meeting with a new client can be nerve-wracking. If you’re a freelancer, your income could…

How I Saved My Design Agency & Tripled My Profits

I wasn’t always a good planner, and I didn’t plan to start an agency. One day I was a freelance graphic designer, my…

3 Essential Design Trends, January 2022

This month’s design trends are a collection of the somewhat unexpected – from NFT website design to large text to…

5 Brilliant Ways to Tackle Designer’s Block

If you are a designer and have never dealt with designer’s block, you are probably a superhero. For us mortals,…

The Top 5 Form Types to Use in Your Web Design

There are a lot of factors that contribute to a better user experience on a website. Pages need to load quickly to give…

5 Big Web Design Predictions for 2022

Every year, at this time, blogs like this one like to try and predict what’s going to happen in the year ahead. It’s a…

10 Tips for Effective UX Writing

Many people believe that UX design is all about creating slick, engaging images and top-notch user flows. While those…

The UX of Maps in Web Design

Maps are a fascinating method for delivering content. At their best, they can create an intuitive way of presenting…

15 Best New Fonts, January 2022

Whether you’re designing a brand new website or redesigning an existing one, the following list of fonts has you…

The Case for Building More Dynamic Landing Pages

According to Klipfolio research, users spend on average 52 seconds on a webpage. With minimal time to impress, you must…

Typewolf’s Definitive Guide to Free Fonts

The choice of typeface is one of the most critical factors in any design; it gives the text its voice. It can be…

50 Best Websites of 2021

2021 has been both memorable and instantly forgettable. Pop stars were freed from modern-day servitude, some people…

Quiz: The Baffling Branding Brainteazer

Branding is a core skill for designers. Even designers who don’t work on brand design, work with it by following style…

How to Use AR in Brand Experiences

AR (Augmented Reality) continues to build as one of the most exciting technology innovations to appear in recent years.…

Exciting New Tools For Designers, Holidays 2021

The year’s winding down as everyone segues into a much-needed holiday R&R. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t some…

Pantone Color of the Year 2022

At this time every year, Pantone announces its choice for Color of the Year for the coming 12 months. The last year has…

How to Prepare for the Immersive Web

Websites as we know them are going to change very soon. The days of text, images, and basic interactions in a 2D…

15 Best New Fonts, December 2021

In this month’s roundup of the best new fonts, we’re showcasing the latest and greatest fonts from independent type…

Square Rebrands as Block

A few days ago, the big tech news was that Jack Dorsey was stepping down from his role as Twitter CEO to focus on…

How to Kickstart Your UX Career in 2022

As a UX designer, you get to work on creative, rewarding, even life-changing projects. It’s an industry with flexible…

3 Essential Design Trends, December 2021

The year might be coming to an end, but plenty of design trends are still beginning to emerge. It’ll be interesting to…

Is it Time to Transition to JAMStack?

Jamstack (JAMstack), is one of the most popular (and rapidly growing) tools for app and website creation. A unique…

Live Now: Top 10 Black Friday 2021 Deals for Designers and Agencies

It’s that time again. Black Friday. November 26, to be exact. And the many enticing deals you’ve been looking forward…