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Cause and Effect – Exploring Color Psychology

by Cameron Chapman

The use of color in design can affect the emotions and moods of the people. Using colors wisely can improve UX and induce desired behaviors in significant ways.

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Understanding the Nuances of Typeface Classification

by Cameron Chapman

Possibly with the exception of color, the typeface styles used in a design have a greater impact on the way a user perceives that design than virtually any other individual design element.

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Understanding Design Systems and Patterns

by Darcie G. Fitzpatrick

Learn about the evolution of design systems and how designers can adopt a holistic approach to systems thinking.

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Visual Designers vs Graphic Designers – Who Does What and Why (with Infographic)

by Cameron Chapman

Because graphic design and visual design both focus on aesthetics, the line between the two disciplines is often blurred, especially when referencing digital designs (includes infographic).

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Following Trends: Homage vs. Design Plagiarism

by Cameron Chapman

When looking for inspiration, designers should consider what they can add to the work of others. Where can they make it better? More useful? More elegant? More efficient?

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A Spectrum of Possibilities: The Go-To UI Color Guide

by Micah Bowers

Color is the master key to compelling design communication, but UI designers must learn to wield its power. This guide simplifies color theory concepts and shows designers how to use color with precision.

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The Best Design Books and eBooks Every Designer Should Read

by Eva Jobard

Designers can brush up on solid fundamentals and be inspired by innovative new ideas by reading the great books and free ebooks about design and creativity on this list.

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How to Use Powerful Gestalt Principles in Design (with Infographic)

by Miklos Philips

Gestalt’s guiding principle, that our minds tend to perceive objects as part of a greater whole, is a very useful and powerful design technique [includes infographic].

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UI vs UX – Explore the Core Differences (Infographic)

by Cameron Chapman

UI and UX designers must work in tandem in order to create a finished product that delights users both visually and functionally.

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