Design Your Tablet Interfaces for Horizontal Swiping

Design Your Tablet Interfaces for Horizontal Swiping

Tablet usage is exploding. One study estimates that “90 million americans will use a tablet device in 2014″[1]. With this statistic, understanding how to design tablet interfaces is more important than ever.

200 UI Design Icons Winners

The 200 UI Design Icons giveaway has ended and it’s time to announce the five winners. Thank you to FileSquare for making this giveaway possible, and to everyone who participated.

Avoid the Pains of Pagination

Avoid the Pains of Pagination

Everyone has scrolled to the bottom of a web page before and seen that row of numbers. That row of numbers is a website’s pagination. Pagination is a user interface pattern that divides content into different pages.

Win 200 UI Design Icons

Win 200 UI Design Icons

Do you have a set of icons to use for the user interface you’re designing? Win a set of 200 UI design icons you can use on your next project by entering this giveaway.

Stop Misusing Select Menus

Stop Misusing Select Menus

A form has many user interface elements. If you don’t know how to use them all properly, you could make filling out forms difficult for your users. One interface element that’s commonly misused is the select menu.

Top 5 UX Articles of 2012

Top 5 UX Articles of 2012

It’s time to say goodbye to 2012 and welcome 2013. Before we usher in new year, I’d like to share with you the most popular articles of the year based on pageviews.

FileSquare Winners

The giveaway for three lifetime prototyping accounts of FileSquare has ended. Thanks to those who participated and the people at FileSquare for making this giveaway possible.

Win 3 Lifetime Prototyping Accounts of FileSquare

Win 3 Lifetime Prototyping Accounts of FileSquare

FileSquare is a simple tool to make click-through mockups, and collect feedback on your designs. It’s the perfect tool for web agencies, software houses, freelance developers and designers.

Increasing eCommerce Conversion Rates: Category Page

Increasing eCommerce Conversion Rates: Category Page

For an eCommerce store, every user who visits the website is a potential customer. A successful eCommerce store is one that converts a high number of visitors into buyers. Everyone wants a high conversion rate.

Why Password Masking Can Hurt Your Sign Up Form

Why Password Masking Can Hurt Your Sign Up Form

Masking passwords is an age-old practice that’s commonly found on sign up and login forms. It’s used to prevent over-the-shoulder snoopers from catching a glance of the user’s password.