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What your pen preference says about you as a designer

An illustrated guide.Expo Chisel-Tip Dry Erase Marker, Assorted Colors, $12/setThe very wall is your canvas as you happily blend ink and body into a kind of performance art, scrawling faster...

Sketch plugins for efficient designers – UX Collective

Plugins for Managing AlignmentAnima-StackingDuplicating content or group of elements is easy, however managing the spacing and alignment for the new elements added to that group, is not. With multiple level...

Why are Micro-Experiences so important to UX Design?

Little Experiences That Make Up The Bigger PictureWe have all heard the phrase, “Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff”. It’s a common way of letting people know to shrug off the little...

eCommerce goes to the cloud – UX Collective

We can observe one massive trend in eCommerce market — more and more online stores are being created using cloud technologies.Distribution for websites using eCommerce technologiesWebsite builders for e-commerce are the perfect...

Inclusive user testing — tips and learnings – UX Collective

Our first A11Y user testTogether with one of our A11Y experts we decided we should organise a qualitative usability study especially aimed at users with a disability. The goal of the...

10 skills that make a great designer – UX Collective

A great designer…Knows the principlesI like to compare design principles with the ancient biblical commandments, if you follow them you have a place in the design heaven (aka a happy...

How to Fetch Data from Template Forms to Views in Django

In this tutorial, we’ll see how we can fetch text/data from HTML forms in our templates to views.py to process it and then send that data to another html...

The overlap between designing and acting — and more UX links this week

A weekly selection of design links, brought to you by your friends at the UX Collective.Shared lessons for actors and user researchers ›It’s a Monday evening and my first day...

Shared lessons for actors and user researchers – UX Collective

How I apply acting lessons to my user research practice.It’s a Monday evening and my first day of acting class at the Berkeley Repertory Theater. Jack, our instructor, starts our...

7 web typography rules – UX Collective

Want a flawless-looking website? Start with web typography, the secret to a killer website.Do you feel overwhelmed by the thought of designing a website?With 100,000 different fonts and 16.8 million colors...