Microsoft Silverlight
Over time, the global network is increasingly filled with sites that represent various web services with a rich dynamic interface. Such resources are based on technologies, thanks to which developers…

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Everything about the header (site header): purpose, design and design
As you know, there is no second chance to make a first impression. In the field of digital design, this truth is supported by high competition and a wide variety…

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The difference between UI and UX: a practical example
Today there will be a guest post on the topic of UX and UI interfaces on the example of working with the Icons8 service. I know what you are thinking:…

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Get rid of the guesses in the design
Creativity breathes life into successful sites. However, creative ideas and solutions often resemble guessing - a dangerous business, I tell you. So what can designers do to convince the customer,…

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Cards vs lists. Their influence on user experience

he most common ways to organize web content today are cards and lists. Each of them has its pros and cons. If lists were used for this purpose for a long time (starting from the first days of the Web development), then the card design style only recently began to be trusted by web developers, gaining enormous momentum in popularity recently. Cards and lists are unique ways to display content that can be perfect in one situation and spoil everything in another. The key point here is the ability of the web designer to determine the face that separates the use of each of the methods, thereby achieving the maximum level of user convenience. The criteria that should be followed during the selection process may surprise you and make you revise some previously known principles of web design. In this article we will define cases when the use of cards in web design will be more preferable than lists and vice versa. What are the cards and lists? In order to understand in which situation the cards should be used, and in which lists, one must first of all decide what each of them represents separately and what function it performs (or should perform). Continue reading

Trends of web design. Part 2
I continue to translate an article about web design trends 2009. The first 5 new fashion trends look like this: Printed letters Advanced User Interfaces PNG transparency Huge typography Font…

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Endless page scrolling: helps or hurts?
When it comes to online marketing or web design, it is extremely important to be the initiator of successful ideas and to form trends in your own field. Today we…

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In defense of "Eye Candy"
In the society of designers, it is often possible to hear that true professionals build their work on the strict conformity of design to the brand's corporate style or simply…

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