Author: Jerry Cao

Free e-Book: Web UI Design for the Human Eye

Long before the Internet, scientists have been unraveling the mysteries and peculiarities of human sight. As a visual medium, web design has only to gain from their discoveries. Aside from simply knowing their craft, designers can mine a variety of practical applications from the study of human sight. In the realm of visual hierarchy alone,…

Free e-Book: Web Design Trends 2015 & 2016

This last year marked a huge leap in web design, with the dominance of mobile browsing and the increase in HD devices. Everything from typography to layouts has been restyled to suit the tastes and expectations of modern users, and the best practices of even just a few years ago can nowadays make a site…

The 10 Best Web Design Tools of 2015 Worth Using

While 2015 might take some flak for not delivering on the promises of Back to the Future 2, the web design industry made Biff-sized leaps in what technology allowed and what users expected. Existing web design tools had to sharpen their edges to compete with newcomers moving in, but the biggest winners are the designers…

How to Create Perfect White Space in Web/UI Design

Web UI design is built upon many common repeatable patterns and best practices, but not many  “carved in stone” rules. Design is an art form, and as such, “good” or “bad” design is often subjective to users. However, there are certainly guidelines derived from design fundamentals that can help designers train their eye to build…

Design Process Tips

Why Mood Boards Matter in the Board Room

When you get to the nitty-gritty, things can get chaotic, and at times unfriendly. But in an area like UI design, “going it alone” is rarely an option. No designer is an island. Like them or hate them, you’re going to need to rely on your teammates at some point in the development process. A lot…

Brainstorming, Wireframing, Prototyping

Turning Design Ideas into Reality: Brainstorming, Wireframing, Prototyping

Starting a new project is in a lot of ways the hardest part. It’s the only stage of development that you’re turning nothing into something. Luckily, there are proven methods to reduce the “empty canvas” syndrome. We’ll talk about the best ways to handle the early stages of brainstorming and concepting and how it translates…

Advertise With Us | Privacy Policy | Contact | Header Bidding