Editor’s Note: We’ve been closely working with Maya on this article, and we’re happy to see the final result now being published on 18F1. We highly encourage more teams to share the lessons they learned when building design systems2 or Continue reading How A Design System Was Created For The U.S. Government (Case Study) – Smashing Magazine
As web design focuses more and more on good user experience, designers need to create the most usable and attractive websites possible. Carefully applied minimalist principles can help designers make attractive and effective websites with fewer elements, simplifying and improving Continue reading Functional Minimalism For Web Design – Smashing Magazine
There is a new business buzzword in town. From the board rooms of IBM to General Electric, executives are talking about this mysterious new business methodology called design thinking. But what is it and does it have any real value? Continue reading What is design thinking? Is it really a thing?
Is it time for a website makeover? Your website is prime real estate online. It’s where you can showcase your unique talents and where future clients can learn about your services. Because your website is an integral part of your Continue reading 5 Ways a Professional Design Makeover Improves Your Website
Designing a website is a mammoth task, right from selecting the theme, plugins, layout, and content. There is this popular saying that goes “Content is King” and it holds true even with your website. Not only is the quality of Continue reading Content and Web design: Combining the two for best results
What do UX designers do on a daily basis? A lot of things! UX professionals need to communicate design ideas and research findings to a range of audiences. They use deliverables (tangible records of work that has occurred) for that Continue reading An Overview Of The Most Common UX Design Deliverables – Smashing Magazine
User interface design has changed dramatically in the last few years, as traditional computers have ceded dominance to smaller screens, including tablets, mobile phones, smartwatches and more. As the craft has evolved, so has its toolset; and from one app Continue reading Why I Switched To Sketch For UI Design (And Never Looked Back) – Smashing Magazine
You know, we use ad-blockers as well. We gotta keep those servers running though. Did you know that we publish useful books and run friendly conferences — crafted for pros like yourself? E.g. our upcoming SmashingConf Barcelona, dedicated to smart Continue reading Free Webinars To Get Scaling Design Right – Smashing Magazine