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The psychology behind successful Web design

The psychology behind successful Web design | UXploration | Scoop.it
As designers, we are user advocates first and foremost. We need to understand what users want versus need before they ever encounter our designs. Once they
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Web design is now completely boring

Web design is now completely boring | UXploration | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, when the internet was conceived, we dreamed up crazy websites. Everyone built their sites more or less from scratch, so there was huge di
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Reading Patterns for Better User Experience

Reading Patterns for Better User Experience | UXploration | Scoop.it
A good UI design is something that enhances user experience. By understanding users' reading patterns, you can create effective designs.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, September 14, 2015 2:57 PM

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The Anatomy of a Form

The Anatomy of a Form | UXploration | Scoop.it
The line-by-line guide to making your online form easy for users to fill out without extraneous errors and missed conversions.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, September 8, 2015 4:03 PM

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Smartwatch UX Design - The Top Considerations

Smartwatch UX Design - The Top Considerations | UXploration | Scoop.it
Smartwatch UX design deserves its own area of considerations because of the hardware, software, functionality as well as small screen size of smartwatches
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AI Websites That Design Themselves

AI Websites That Design Themselves | UXploration | Scoop.it
This is not another do-it-yourself website builder. The Grid harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to take everything you throw at it - videos, images, text, urls and more - and automatically shape them into a custom website unique to you. As your needs grow, it evolves with you, effortlessly adapting to your needs. Want to add e-commerce? Social feeds? A different layout? The Grid just takes care of it. This is not a website builder. This is your personal AI web developer. Its first masterpiece is the website you're looking at right now. Its next one could be yours.
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The hidden power of inconsistency in design

The hidden power of inconsistency in design | UXploration | Scoop.it
Consistency in design is advisable most, but not all, of the time. Absolute consistency is repetitive to the point of boredom. In order to mine its benefits without putting your users to sleep, you need to know when to break the monotony. For example, you can see above how the light graphic background immediately draws attention to the beer compared to the black-and-white photo backgrounds in the other grid blocks.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, July 6, 2015 4:33 PM

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The Roots of Minimalism in Web Design

The Roots of Minimalism in Web Design | UXploration | Scoop.it
Many popular web-design trends originate in minimalism, a movement that aims to reduce information overload by presenting content in its simplest form.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, July 6, 2015 4:00 PM

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Designing Moments

Designing Moments - Facebook Design - Medium
We set out to help people gather the photos they take with friends. A strong collaboration among our multidisciplinary t…
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5 Common misconceptions about Material Design

5 Common misconceptions about Material Design | UXploration | Scoop.it
Material Design is limited by design constraints and guidelines set by Google. Here are 5 Material Design misconceptions that people intend to ignore.
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Fingers, thumbs, and people

Fingers, thumbs, and people | UXploration | Scoop.it

Most of all, within what you can control: Always design for hands, fingers, and thumbs.

And remember: You don’t design for iPhone or Android, for cars or kiosks, for Web or apps, but for people. Have empathy for users and respect their choices, their ways of working. Account for the limits of their lives, their environments and their abilities.

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Prototyping and exploring custom interactions for the Apple TV

Prototyping and exploring custom interactions for the Apple TV | UXploration | Scoop.it
Considerations and thoughts on designing for the 10-foot UI experience
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18F — Introducing the U.S. Web Design Standards

18F — Introducing the U.S. Web Design Standards | UXploration | Scoop.it
The U.S. Web Design Standards is the U.S. government’s very own set of common UI components and visual styles for websites. It’s a resource designed to make things easier for government designers and developers, while raising the bar on what the American people can expect from their digital experiences.
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How to Use the Golden Ratio in Design (with Examples)

How to Use the Golden Ratio in Design (with Examples) | UXploration | Scoop.it
Want to be on the same level as the architects who built the Parthenon and the Great Pyramid of Giza? They have one concept in common: the golden ratio.
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How Facebook should be designed

How Facebook should be designed | UXploration | Scoop.it
Facebook’s design has been widely discussed among designers and users, and I’ve seen plenty of criticism: "Why is the design of Facebook's desktop site so
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The Cognitively Biased Designer

The Cognitively Biased Designer | UXploration | Scoop.it
As a product designer you constantly have to make decisions about the product. Those decisions can be based on data, fee…
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The Rise of the Almost-Flat Design Web Trend

The Rise of the Almost-Flat Design Web Trend | UXploration | Scoop.it
Flat design originated as a wholly simplistic and minimalist style, however, it has been recently evolving.
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Meaningful Design for Apple Watch

Meaningful Design for Apple Watch - The Apple Watch Project - Medium
How most apps are doing it wrong, and where the real opportunity lies
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The Characteristics of Minimalism in Web Design

The Characteristics of Minimalism in Web Design | UXploration | Scoop.it
The 5 defining features of minimalist interfaces are: flat design, limited color schemes, few UI elements, use of negative space, and dramatic typography.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, July 15, 2015 4:45 PM

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Airbnb, Uber and Mailchimp: Inside the Web Design Style Guides of 10 Brands We Love

Airbnb, Uber and Mailchimp: Inside the Web Design Style Guides of 10 Brands We Love | UXploration | Scoop.it
Learn all about the design elements and systems that go into a brand giant's website!
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, July 6, 2015 4:07 PM

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Material Design is design science.

Material Design is design science. | UXploration | Scoop.it
Why Material Design is our best attempt (yet) for a unifying theory of design.
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, June 26, 2015 3:19 AM

Material Design is design science #H2MWP

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The Apple Watch: User-Experience Appraisal

The Apple Watch: User-Experience Appraisal | UXploration | Scoop.it
Smartwatch apps should rely on gestures more than on navigation elements, prioritize the essential, support handoff, and create tailored, standalone content.
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UX is UI

UX is UI | UXploration | Scoop.it
(This post is adapted from a short talk I gave at the SODA Social meetup in London on May 14th, 2015)
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Romain MAZUIR's curator insight, May 16, 2015 5:27 AM

#UX and #UI #H2MWP