UX

UX Design is More Concrete than You Think

31 Jul , 2015  

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So explain this fluffy idea of User-Experience(UX) to me… The basics of UX design is a big umbrella term that states how something is designed for the best experience for the user while using a product. It looks at how the human interacts with the computer and the outcome of that interaction. Imagine yourself going […]

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Art, Design

Pez Artwork, See The Dark Side Of Characters You Love

14 Jul , 2015   Gallery

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Awesome drawings and illustrations inspired by Graffiti & Pop culture, Pez is an illustrator and painter from Nantes (France). Find some more of his awesome collections here – http://www.pez-artwork.com/

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Fitness

6 reasons why exercise can supercharge your productivity

13 Jul , 2015  

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Starbucks President Michelle Gass wakes up at 4:30 a.m. every morning to run. Vogue editor Anna Wintour is on the tennis court by 6:00 a.m. every morning before work. Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, frequently starts his day with a morning run. What do these highly successful people know that we need to know? […]

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Design

The future of flat design

10 Jul , 2015  

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Despite its sudden popularity, flat design is not just some fly-by-night trend. It’s a substantial approach to Web design that’s rooted in practicality, and necessity. The balance between aesthetics and usability reflected in flat design 2.0 demonstrates that the principles behind the philosophy have true staying power. Photo credit: Reebok But how does it work? […]

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Design

Material Design Icons, Goodies and Starter Kits

9 Jul , 2015  

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It’s always great to have a little toolbox with just the right tools waiting for you when you need them. What if you are about to start working on a new project which should apply the material design language introduced by Google last year? What if you had just a good starter kit with everything you […]

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Art, Design

Animals Leave Their Skeletons Behind In Dark Drawings By Paul Jackson

8 Jul , 2015   Gallery

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Paul Jackson is an artist based in Brighton/Toronto. Who does amazing work, which you can see for yourself in these of animals leaving their bodies behind in these dark Drawings. Do your self a favour and follow him or even support him and buy a shirt with one of his works. instagram – @pauljacksonlives Shop – […]

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Design, UX

Fundamental Guidelines Of E-Commerce Checkout Design

7 Jul , 2015  

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Here is the harsh reality of e-commerce websites: according to recent e-commerce studies, at least 59.8% of potential customers abandon their shopping cart (MarketingSherpa puts it at 59.8%, SeeWhy at 83% and MarketLive at 62.14%). The main question is why do customers abandon their shopping cart so often? Is there some fundamental mistake that designers […]

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Design, UX

Introducing Googles new Material Design Lite

7 Jul , 2015  

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Back in 2014, Google published the material design specification with a goal to provide guidelines for good design and beautiful UI across all device form factors. Today we are releasing our effort to bring this to websites using vanilla CSS, HTML and JavaScript. We’re calling it Material Design Lite(MDL). MDL makes it easy to add […]

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Design

Inside the Web Design Style Guides of 10 Brands We Love

3 Jul , 2015  

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There are websites that we could stare at for hours. They’re different, addictive, and well crafted to the pixel. Before the Internet, brands had to rely on limited channels like print ads, TV commercials, billboards, and all sorts of print collateral to share their stories. These channels, however versatile, are no match for the level […]

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Design

The hidden power of inconsistency in Design

3 Jul , 2015  

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Consistency in design is advisable most, but not all, of the time. Source: White Frontier Beer via awwwards Absolute consistency is repetitive to the point of boredom. In order to mine its benefits without putting your users to sleep, you need to know when to break the monotony. For example, you can see above how […]