UI/UX design is one of the main parts of any project. Here in Syndicode, our UI/UX designers are engaged in the development processes and can determine the possible future requirements of the application in early stages. From user research to information architecture and from prototypes and mockups to colors and typography – we are in charge of the outstanding design solution. Is this a superpower? Yes. And no. These abilities come from proper education a creative person can obtain to become a professional. And we know where to find the best books and resources for UI/UX designers in 2019! Please, enjoy!
While making a project a good designer is as much important as a good programmer. So first of all you can take the advantage of these 36 useful resources for designers. And then, we can share with you some of the most valuable skills that a good UX/Product/Visual designer need. Let’s check what traits do you consider essential that we forgot to mention!
Planning a new website or web application? There is always a dilemma on choosing an appropriate design solution. Your product should be visually appealing and engaging, but not very complicated to develop. Who wants to put years into developing a new style for a website these days? Nobody! That is why the community often comes up with some ready-made solutions to simplify your life. Today we’re going to introduce to you a new tool for developers and designers to build and document websites and apps! UIengine is a workbench for UI-driven development.
Some type of knowledge does go outdated. But some data and recipes, ways and tools just going to be improved and reused again and again. How to know whether your knowledge is still valid in new conditions and times? How do you understand when you can apply some old tricks for the new issues? A human brain is a real magic box without capacity limits. And sometimes there’s no need to learn something new. All you have to do is to revise what you already have. Let’s do some knowledge revision with our new Syndicode Digest #63 – Unhide revision.
Nowadays it’s hard to stay ahead of your competitors, especially if we talk about design tools. While one propose unlimited power on a paid base the other allows using everything for free. But Figma thinks that the future is in the online collaboration within your design team. And you can’t argue with this! Figma 3.0 released with three new features that will allow teams of all sizes to consolidate their tool stack, saving time and money.
Here in Syndicode we already wrote the article with the scope of useful tools for designers. But times they’re changing, so today we will introduce you a new tool to work with backgrounds. Cool Backgrounds is a collection of tools to create compelling and colorful images for blogs, social media, and websites. Beyond backgrounds, the images generated can be used as desktop wallpapers or cropped for mobile wallpapers.
Check what we have found! There is a Morphing Buttons Concept: nice examples to get the inspiration for revealing content by morphing the action element.
Adobe Creative Cloud gathered Basic Patterns of Mobile Navigation for UI/UX designers. It takes a lot of time and many attempts to understand the way user navigate. In this article basic navigation patterns will be examined for mobile to reveal the strengths and weaknesses of each of them.