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Digitaltrends. How to use space in UI Design – Prototyping: From UX to Front End. Definition with practical examples Emptiness is an essential aspect of life.

How to use space in UI Design – Prototyping: From UX to Front End

Imagine listening sound without spaces between the notes. Story Sans Design Information · Klim Type Foundry. Story Sans is a new font family designed for Trade Me.

Story Sans Design Information · Klim Type Foundry

It’s a screen-first Grotesk typeface aligned specifically to Trade Me’s brand, values and tone of voice. How to design the perfect infographic. Thanks largely due to the fact that more information is at our fingertips now than at any point in human history, we’ve entered into an age where both of the following statements are true: People are consuming more content online than ever before; Fewer and fewer people are actually willing to spend time reading that content.

How to design the perfect infographic

According to a study reported on by Slate, roughly 38% of people who click on an article or blog post online don’t actually make it past the headline. Of those that remain, a further 5% only ever read the first paragraph—if they don’t have to scroll, that is. If they do have to scroll, they don’t even make it that far. Responsive Logo Design & Branding Guide for Websites. Posted on 29'17 Jan Posted on January 29, 2017 along with 5 JUST™ Creative Comments This article was contributed by Evan Brown.

Responsive Logo Design & Branding Guide for Websites

In a chaotic time of brands revamping their logos, minimalism on the rise, responsiveness being the new sexy, designers lead on by the mantra of “less is more”, we can only wonder; what is the design world coming to? The Essence of Responsive Logos To provide a comprehensive user experience across multiple mediums, a true responsive design isn’t limited to context or shrinking content on a page. Latest news on social media and tips on using Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram… Instagram copied Snapchat heavily in 2016, introducing many features that are clearly geared towards poaching the latter’s main audience.

Latest news on social media and tips on using Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram…

Today, apart from some small differences, the two platforms are incredibly similar. So much so, that many social media professionals and business owners are wondering which of the two would be a better option for them. Latest news on social media and tips on using Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram… It’s during January that we all commit to become better and do greater things.

Latest news on social media and tips on using Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram…

You’ll probably hit the gym, or even start running again. But what will really make 2017 a success, is your capacity to stay motivated and make a real difference. Creative ways to increase landing page conversions. Landing pages are like fine works of art.

Creative ways to increase landing page conversions

Every detail must have a purpose. In other words, landing pages can’t just look good—they have to be thoughtful and strategic. This is why testing is crucial, as it provides insight into what’s working and what’s not. Fortunately, improving conversion rates is within reach. Once the foundation of your landing page is secure, test every detail. How Can You Increase Your Productivity? Pre-Built Websites - GraphicsFuel. Freelance designers have their perks.

How Can You Increase Your Productivity? Pre-Built Websites - GraphicsFuel

They can work from their own schedules, they are their own boss, there’s no long daily commute, etc. Freelancers, and their counterparts who work for companies or on teams, work hard to improve their skills and keep up with the latest trends. As these freelancer’s design skills improve, it becomes easier to find new clients. And there’s also the temptation to look for more work and higher paying projects. 5 Common Mistakes Designers Make When Using Cards In Design. Cards within design layouts have gained immense popularity over the last several years.

5 Common Mistakes Designers Make When Using Cards In Design

Companies like Google, Facebook and Twitter who have millions of users that use their products every day have leveraged this popular UI component within their interfaces. Not surprising since, cards are a perfect response to the rise of responsive design. They're self contained units that can be moved, shuffled and mixed with different content types.

They respond easily on different screen sizes, from single columns on mobile devices to multi-column on larger devices, and can move independently around the web. Best Practices for Microinteractions – UX Planet. Microinteractions are subtle moments centered around accomplishing a single task.

Best Practices for Microinteractions – UX Planet

Almost all applications around us are filled in with microinteractions. Here are just a few examples: Typography is impossible – Medium Engineering. 4. Type doesn’t know any limits. Did you ever wonder why, on a bigger screen, some text feels harder to read? Why this page, for example, doesn’t feel quite right? Text, left to its own devices, behaves like gas: it will expand to fill its container.

Your Body Text Is Too Small – Attack The Front. Material Design. 8 Things Every Creative Should Know. There are plenty of tips and anecdotes and case studies and advice for “Creatives,” and a lot of it is very good stuff, but sometimes it feels like too much to digest. This month I thought I would focus on some base elements. Eight simple, maybe obvious things that are worth remembering. Uber Brand Experience. Behance. Behance. Draw an Abstract Geometric Structure in Adobe Illustrator.

Five Tips for Selling Your Goods at a Craft Show. 4. Make it easy for customers to buy from you. On the day of the show, make the customer experience as easy as possible, while ensuring that your products are the center of attention. Design a booth layout that looks inviting to customers by showcasing a bestseller directly at eye level. Make payment easy, too, whether this means you get a credit card reader or have change ready. List prices by your products so that customers don’t have to ask.

NatWest reveals new logo. A 3D cube logo design is at the heart of NatWest's new identity, which sees the bank return to its original brand guidelines. Designed by Futurebrand, this new identity follows a similar route as the recent Co Op redesign, which featured a revived and polished version of its iconic four leaf clover logo. Made up of three interlocking cubes, the NatWest logo represents the coming together of the National Provincial Bank, Westminster Bank and District Bank.

The cubes originally appeared in the company's 1968 brand guideline manual, and have formed the basis of the new graphic system. Creating an approachable and lively identity is no easy feat, especially when it comes to banking. However the team at Futurebrand are confident that the logo, along with vibrant illustrations and a unique 3D typeface, will create an engaging identity that will stand out both on the high street and online. The 9 most annoying things every designer does.

Although we might hate to admit it, even the most amazing creative directors and designers can have annoying traits. So much so, in fact, that the team over at Spiralytics decided to investigate, with resident designer Jevie Palalay illustrating the nine most annoying things designers do. "I think I speak for every designer when I say that this job changes how we think and act in the outside world without even realising it, Palalay comments. Blog.

How to make a logo, for free, in about 5 minutes. TinyPNG – Compress PNG images while preserving transparency. 10 UX copywriting tips for designers. All too often, tech companies lack the writing staff to get copy written for every single interface, ad, and interaction. Inside Design Archives. A comprehensive reading list for and by designers. Updated 8/10/2016: We've recently updated this list to include even more of our favorite designers’ recommended books. Happy reading! 7 tips for designing awesome animated GIFs. ISO » Beautiful Photography, Incredible StoriesTutorial: How To Fill Your Entire Frame Without Using A Massive Telephoto Lens - 500px ISO. Practical Photography is the world’s best camera and editing skills magazine. Tutorials. Tutorials. Photoshop Tutorials. How to Write a Freelance Contract 101. PDFUnlock! - Unlock secured PDF files online for free. 28 Experts Reveal The Top Content Marketing Trends For 2017.

Briefing - Dois Corvos e canal História lançam cerveja... para “bárbaros” Para promover a mais recente série "Barbarians Rising", o canal História estabeleceu uma parceria com cervejeira portuguesa Dois Corvos. O resultado é uma cerveja artesanal de edição limitada, que estará disponível até 19 de setembro, em 21 pontos de venda de norte a sul do país. Sobre a criação de uma bebida, Carolina Godayol, diretora-geral do History Channel Ibéria, afirma que "esta campanha promocional surge inspirada no facto de a cerveja ser uma bebida de origem bárbara e que era consumida por este povo na celebração de vitórias".

A Wingman acredita no Canvas. E a Leila explica porquê. Untitled. Mudar de emprego: 8 dicas infalíveis para você criar seu modelo de negócios pessoal - Blog do Armindo. The Best Pitch Deck Templates. 53 design terms and tips to help marketers level-up. How to Create an Infinite Loop Symbol with Illustrator. Reimagining Google Fonts - Articles. Sass Mixin for Generating Color Palettes. 11 Overused Stock Photos to Ban From Your B2B Marketing. The Rich (Typefaces) Get Richer. Curated Material Design Color Palettes. Create a design brief template. Layout Demos by Jen Simmons. Visual Center. Good Design. Colordot for iOS - Out now! Color Lisa - Curated Color Palette Masterpieces. How Letterspacing Can Make All Caps Easier to Read. The Ultimate Responsive Logo Reacts To The Sound Of Your Voice. @logoarchive. Huge: H's. Re-imagine Google on Behance. TestSubject. Easily Manage Your Apple Devices.

Social Media Whitewash. Design Facts. Creative angst: a guide to getting over creative block, imposter syndrome and fear of the blank page. 100 Days of Lettering — The 100 Day Project. 5 prototyping tips that will improve your process. Creating a great design portfolio. Guess What? Visitors Don’t Want To Fill Out A Form To Get To Your Content. 7 tips for designing awesome animated GIFs. Double Your Facebook Followers in 60 Days. Social Media Content Your Audience Really Needs. How to Write the Perfect Headline + 37 Examples. The 20th Annual Webby Awards People's Voice. 4 Photoshop Alternatives for Professional Results - Weebly.com. FlipHTML5 3 Months Platinum Plan Giveaway for Web Design Depot Readers. Color Crush — Tinder for Color Pairing. Product Branding In 4 Hours?! [Vlog 040] Show and tell for designers. A Few Techniques of Logo Design. Products — Branding Book & Style Guide Templates. Untitled. Responsive Test - Flexible Grid System. What Are Affordances in Web Design?

The Ultimate Guide to Font Pairing. Type Genius. Typographical twins: 20 perfect font pairings. Aplicativos para desktop da Adobe Creative Cloud. Content Variety Is Key To Diversify Your Traffic. Display Advertising Is Broken Says Agency CEO. 8 Chrome Extension that Simplify Social Media Marketing. Marketing and Branding: the Psychology of Color.

10 Steps To Target And Connect With Potential Customers Effectively. Website heat map. Logos affected by their products by Marco Schembri. Understanding DPI, Resolution and Print vs. Web Images. Para não errar mais: padrão de imagens das mídias sociais - Magic Blog – O Universo do Marketing Digital e da Tecnologia está aqui. Webdesign - Qual o DPI recomendado para imagens utilizadas em websites? - Stack Overflow em Português. Entenda o que é resolução de imagem. Elements Of A Viral Marketing Campaign.