Common UI:UX Myths You Should Know About

Even within industry circles, the definition of user experience is often varied, vague and simplified. There are a lot of UI/UX myths since not a lot of organisations place a lot of value on it. The best way to get designers and organisations on the same page about UX is to break down its misconceptions. …

The Importance of Storytelling in UX

By integrating stories into their designs, designers can get insight into their users, build empathy and connect with users emotionally. This is why storytelling has become an essential component in UX design. Designers can create personas that represent their target users and use conflict as a storytelling tool in user experience design to understand their …

Top UI:UX Trends to Watch out in 2022

While 2021 was an exciting year for designers – the introduction of Metaverse caused quite a disruption in the industry. However it came with its own fair share of challenges. We saw how the events around us shaped design trends. 2022 too will see numerous new trends in design and how UX designers can use …

Landing Pages with Good UX

The aim of all online experiences should be to motivate the user to take some kind of action. Landing pages tend to be the first point of contact for users with your brand. They follow a link, and enter your landing page before they move on to the main website and perform a specific action …

12 Useful Figma Plugins

Figma is quickly becoming the go-to collaborative tool for UI designers everywhere. A large part of this is due to the introduction of Figma plugins. Figma plugins are a recent addition to Figma that expand its capabilities and extend what designers are able to do with the tool. These plugins for Figma are built by …

Top Dashboard Design

Dashboard design isn’t something that designers typically focus on. However a dashboard that is easy to use and intuitive is sure to enhance the overall user experience, and is in fact extremely important. What is a Dashboard? A dashboard is a set of graphical menus and interfaces that give the user quick access to data …

How the Laws of Design can Help you Design Better Mobile App

As a mobile app designer, you only have a few seconds to capture the attention of users before they abandon your app or site. It is easier to captivate them by following the established mobile app UI design principles, as they create a better overall user experience. Design principles that you need to keep in …

A Look at UI design Fails in the History of Microsoft

Despite being an innovator in many fields, Microsoft UI has not been up to mark. In its history of building some of the most successful software products, they have also had some of the biggest design fails in user interface design. It has had a long track record of inconsistency, fluctuating from one design trend …

What to focus on when you design a mobile app

More people are using their mobile phones than ever. From shopping online on their favourite shopping app to banking online via their mobile phones, they use their phones for almost everything. Which is why almost every company is focusing on mobile app design and creating an app that their users actually enjoy using. They know …

Increasing sign-ups to subscription apps through UX

Almost everyone has close to 4 or 5 subscriptions to e-commerce apps such as Spotify, Netflix and even a meditation app like Headspace. Subscription services are no longer the future of e-commerce, they have become extremely prevalent in the present. Now consumers can get all their daily needs met through these services. They can listen …