3 Tricks to Make Users Think Your App Loads Faster

3 Tricks to Make Users Think Your App Loads Faster

When users are on the go, the best mobile app experience is a fast one. Although a mobile device’s connection speed is out of your control, you can still make it seem like your app loads lightning fast.

How Hamburger Menus Can Increase Your Conversion Rate

How Hamburger Menus Can Increase Your Conversion Rate

Did you know that your website navigation can affect your conversion rate? Several studies have found that minimizing navigation on signup pages increases conversion rates.

Sponsor: Web and Mobile Layout Tiles for Sitemaps

Sponsor: Web and Mobile Layout Tiles for Sitemaps

A box with a page title and arrows pointing to other boxes isn’t a sitemap that communicates much information. It doesn’t allow others to visualize the page-to-page user experience you intend to design.

Choosing the Right Tool for Remote User Testing

Choosing the Right Tool for Remote User Testing

There are many challenges to traditional user testing. You have to recruit users in your local area, bring them to a testing lab and moderate them throughout the test.

3 Best Vector Wireframing Tools for Designers

3 Best Vector Wireframing Tools for Designers

What’s the best tool for wireframing? This is a common question among designers. It’s hard to answer because each designer has different needs. What makes it harder is that there are too many tools to choose from.

How the Hermann Grid Illusion Affects What Users See

How the Hermann Grid Illusion Affects What Users See

Imagine looking at a grid of images and gray ghostlike blobs appear on your screen. This isn’t a hallucination, it’s what users see when the hermann grid illusion takes effect.

Why Every Terms of Service Page Needs Summaries

Why Every Terms of Service Page Needs Summaries

Have you ever read the terms of service agreement that you have to agree to when you sign up for a website? A survey shows only 7% of users read the full terms when signing up for online products and services.

Light Freelancer: Every Document for Any Project

Light Freelancer: Every Document for Any Project

Picture yourself as a client who hired a freelancer for a project. This freelancer has great skills, but doesn’t handle project logistics well. You’re not given a contract agreement with proper terms.

Where to Place Icons Next to Button Labels

Where to Place Icons Next to Button Labels

Icons placed next to button labels are like bullet points placed next to items in a list. Both can make information easier to find and scan, as long as they’re placed in the right spot.