Why Your Links Should Never Say “Click Here”

Why Your Links Should Never Say “Click Here”

Have you ever wanted your users to click your links, but didn’t know how to get them to act? When some designers run into this problem they’re tempted to use the words “click here” on their links.

Interface Libraries 3: Wireframe Like a Professional

Interface Libraries 3: Wireframe Like a Professional

No other wireframing toolkit compares to Interface Libraries. With Interface Libraries, you’ll make wireframes that ooze with beauty and professionalism. Best of all, it’s not going to take you hours to do it.

Win 5 Licenses of Raskin for Mac

Win 5 Licenses of Raskin for Mac

Raskin Software is giving away 5 copies of their revolutionary Mac App (each worth $24.99) to the readers of UX Movement. Raskin is a zoomable user interface which shows you a bird’s eye view of all your computer files on a single surface.

How to Make Progress Bars Feel Faster to Users

How to Make Progress Bars Feel Faster to Users

In today’s age of instant gratification, making users wait too long for your application to load is a user experience issue. If users get the feeling that your application loads too slow, they’ll grow impatient, and spend their time elsewhere.

Interface Papers: Sketch Your App to Life

Interface Papers: Sketch Your App to Life

Sketching isn’t reserved for artists and architects. It’s for interface designers too. Many designers don’t have a solid template they can use to sketch their interface design concepts. Because of this need, Interface Papers was born.

Pidoco Prototyping License Winners

Pidoco offered 3 professional prototyping licenses each worth $356 to UX Movement readers. The giveaway has ended and it’s time to announce the winners.

Arrow and Ellipsis Affordances on Buttons and Menus

Arrow and Ellipsis Affordances on Buttons and Menus

There’s more to menus and buttons than just labels. Before users click a button or menu option, they’ll usually read the label first. But labels alone don’t always give users a clear picture of what will happen after they click it.

Interface Styles 3: Make Mockups Like Never Before

Interface Styles 3: Make Mockups Like Never Before

Most designers spend a ton of time and energy to make beautiful, pixel-perfect mockups of their interface. With Interface Styles, you no longer have to. Interface Styles gives you the power to add polish to your interface elements in one click.

Win 3 Free Prototyping Licenses from Pidoco

Win 3 Free Prototyping Licenses from Pidoco

Pidoco is offering three 6-month Expert licenses (each worth $356) to the readers of UX Movement! Pidoco is a web-based prototyping software for creating clickable wireframes and interactive prototypes for web and mobile applications.

8 Reasons Users Don’t Fill Out Sign Up Forms

8 Reasons Users Don’t Fill Out Sign Up Forms

Signing up for a website is a big commitment for most people. Users that sign up for your website are giving their personal information and trust to you. If you misuse their personal information or violate their trust, you can upset your users.