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Think Business – How to Increase Your Designer Value

by Damola Taiwo

The principles that govern design are foreign to many business leaders but it takes more than shiny deliverables to span the knowledge gap. Designers must translate design value into business value.

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In the Spotlight: the Principles of Dark UI Design

by Miklos Philips

Dark themes can be dramatic and elegant, but crafting them comes with many hurdles and potential pitfalls. Following the principles of dark UI design will help designers achieve successful results.

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Showcase Your Skills – How to Make a Portfolio

by Miklos Philips

Many designers grapple with how to create the perfect portfolio. By following best practices and the advice of industry professionals, they can craft portfolios that make their skills shine.

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A Field Guide to DesignOps

by Micah Bowers

DesignOps is a mindset that frees designers to focus on problem-solving. The approach allows staff to optimize processes and ensure that design is an integral part of organizational strategy.

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Web Layout Best Practices: 12 Timeless UI Patterns Analyzed

by Cameron Chapman

Following web layout best practices while incorporating timeless UI patterns produces digital experiences that delight users and stand the test of time.

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Compelling and Moving – A Guide to Motion Design Principles

by Micah Bowers

If interface elements fail to exhibit motion design principles, the results are jarring. In UX design, motion is more than a garnish. It is a force that extends the reach of visual communication.

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What Not to Do – The Beauty of Bad Product Design (with Infographic)

by Micah Bowers

Jacques Carelman’s bad product design was wonderfully absurd, but he wasn’t interested in humor for humor’s sake. We’re showcasing an infographic of his wildest inventions.

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Design Constraints Are Not Restraints – They Stoke Creativity

by Micah Bowers

Design constraints are clues. They help designers triangulate between the problems, resources, and criteria inherent in every project and prevent precious time wasted on extraneous design ideas.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Notification Design

by Sara Vilas Santiago

Notifications of all types are an indispensable part of digital products, but they should never harm the user experience—they should only be used to assist interactions and boost UX.

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