Archive for 'Resources'

2 Things to Do Before You Choose Your Next Web Host

2 Things to Do Before You Choose Your Next Web Host

Choosing the right web host is one of the most important things to starting a website. With so many web hosts out there, it’s not easy to find the right web host for your needs.

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Best Collection of Mobile User Interface Patterns

Best Collection of Mobile User Interface Patterns

There are many user interface pattern libraries for desktop. But user interface pattern libraries for mobile have taken over. After sifting through many, I’ve collected the best of them.

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Poll Results: Users Want Speed over Social Features

Poll Results: Users Want Speed over Social Features

A while back, we hosted a survey to see which consumer web user interface (UI) theme they would like to see incorporated into business applications. We received 148 responses before we closed the poll.

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10 Interface Design Tips to Improve Your Business Application

10 Interface Design Tips to Improve Your Business Application

Anyone that has ever used a business application has likely found themselves wondering why they have to be so hard to operate. With all of the advances in technology, you’d think business apps could be designed for a better user experience.

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The Number One Obstacle Designers Face

The Number One Obstacle Designers Face

As designers, our jobs aren’t as easy as people think. On top of designing, we have to deal with the everyday stresses of the Organization. Yes, the Organization.

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8 Resources for Beautiful Interface Design Examples

8 Resources for Beautiful Interface Design Examples

How your design functions and works is one thing. But how your design looks and feels is another. Visual design is a big part of the user’s experience. Here are 8 resources for examples of beautiful interface design.

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Why I Stand While I Work

Why I Stand While I Work

As I’m writing this, I am standing on my two bare feet. Doing so doesn’t affect my writing, but it affects my health. I was once like you. I sat on a chair in front of my computer to work.

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8 Things to Know About the Company Culture at Apple

8 Things to Know About the Company Culture at Apple

It’s no secret that Apple is one of the most successful companies in the world today. However, it wasn’t always this way for them. Like everyone else, they had to make mistakes and learn from them.

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The $12 Million Optional Form Field

The $12 Million Optional Form Field

Expedia learned a valuable lesson about optional form fields. And it only took them $12 million to do it. However, you can learn it right here for free. The lesson is twofold.

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Q&A Communities for Developers and Designers

Q&A Communities for Developers and Designers

Nobody is perfect. Sometimes we get stumped with our work, and we need to seek others for help and advice. However, we can’t just get advice from anyone, we need to find people in our field who know what we’re talking about.

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