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The Toptal Design Blog is a hub for advanced design studies by professional designers in the Toptal network on all facets of digital design, ranging from detailed design tutorials to in-depth coverage of new design trends, techniques, and technologies.

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Data Visualization – Best Practices and Foundations

by Mayra Magalhaes Gomes

Data visualization is a coherent way to visually communicate quantitative content. Depending on its attributes, data may be represented in different ways, such as line graphs and scatter plots.

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Shopify Design Tips and UX Best Practices

by Stan Prysiazhniuk

Shopify merchants have achieved over $40 billion in sales, but with poorly executed UX design being one of the biggest contributors to abandoned checkouts, it’s clear that superior UX can boost this statistic even further.

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The True ROI of UX: Convincing the Executive Suite

by Miklos Philips

UX designers often need to persuade executives on the ROI of a UX initiative. In this example scenario, the UX team presented the projected ROI of a UX redesign to make a convincing case.

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Experience Is Everything – The Ultimate UX Guide

by Stewart Pressney

UX design attempts to deliver the right solution, in the right way, at the right time and delight people when they use a product. This comprehensive UX guide walks through the various methods, tools, and techniques that make up the process.

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UX and the Importance of Web Accessibility

by Laura Geley

The internet is a primary source of information, entertainment, and communication. Yet, for people with disabilities, there are barriers that make it inaccessible, as many websites don’t consider their needs.

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Become a World Class Designer by Making the Globe Your Office

by Danielle Reid

Travel gives a fresh perspective, inspires creativity, and improves our empathy for people around the world. By making the globe your office, you can benefit from new insights and become a better designer.

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Sharpen Your Skills: The Value of Multidisciplinary Design

by Peter Varadi

Want to become a phenomenal designer? Take a multidisciplinary design approach and study the methods of other design disciplines.

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Design News – Innovation from Around the Globe - May '18

by Miklos Philips

Every month, we bring you riveting design news and inspiring content focused on design innovation. Here are five hand-picked pieces of design news.

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