How We Made Our Client’s Site Accessible by Law

How We Made Our Client’s Site Accessible by Law

It was another day at the office until we got a request from a new client. This particular request was a first for our team.

How to Communicate Visual Hierarchy on Wireframes

How to Communicate Visual Hierarchy on Wireframes

The use of color is one of the best ways to communicate visual hierarchy on a design. But on a wireframe, it’s one of the worst.

Why Circular Profile Pictures Accentuate Faces

Why Circular Profile Pictures Accentuate Faces

What shape are your app’s profile pictures? Chances are they’re square. A square isn’t the best shape to use because it makes it hard to visually process faces.

CaptainForm: A WordPress Plugin for Building Custom Forms

CaptainForm: A WordPress Plugin for Building Custom Forms

Building the perfect form can take a lot of time and effort. You have to figure out what information you want to collect from your users.

Why Motor Impaired Users Need Skip Links

Why Motor Impaired Users Need Skip Links

How well could you use a website if your hands had limited muscle control and movement? One task you’d have trouble doing is scrolling through web pages.

Where to Place Your Accordion Menu Icons

Where to Place Your Accordion Menu Icons

Accordion menus are a display widget found on desktop and mobile apps. They allow you to display a large number of menu options while conserving space.

Ptengine: Boost Conversions with Heatmaps

Ptengine: Boost Conversions with Heatmaps

Google Analytics is one of the most popular analytics tools on the web. Ptengine is just like it, except it can track user engagement through heatmaps.

The Navigation Bar Is an Affordance, Stop Removing It

The Navigation Bar Is an Affordance, Stop Removing It

What do you notice about the website above? It doesn’t have a navigation bar. The text links are floating in space and obscured by the background image.

Why Passphrases Are More User-Friendly Than Passwords

Why Passphrases Are More User-Friendly Than Passwords

A user’s account on a website is like a house. The password is the key, and logging in is like walking through the front door.

Rindle: All Your Tools in One App

Rindle: All Your Tools in One App

Do you use tools like Gmail, Slack, Trello, Basecamp, Github and etc. to get your work done? So many tools, so little space, so much confusion.