Handpicked design news

28 May 2020
Little UX crimes: a collection of Dark Patterns in design

I have collected examples of misleading designs that I have found in respectable brands’ websites.

#Dark patterns #Design

27 May 2020
Over-complicated? Over-simplified? The UX Efficient Frontier

Into the intimate world of expert interfaces

#UX #Visual Design

26 May 2020
Biggest Wins and Fails in 25 Years of UX Columns

From 1995 to 2001 Jakob Nielsen wrote 250 articles with early usability insights that are still true but also contained predictions for aspirational changes ...

#Web #Usability

26 May 2020
Form design: multiple inputs versus one input

While using multiple inputs can be helpful, most of the time it’s completely unnecessary and it has a number of drawbacks.

#Forms #UI

25 May 2020
The digital design industry is changing

It took just two months, but now it’s time to adjust to the new, much faster reality.

#Career #Product design

24 May 2020
The worst logos ever, Redesigned

Redesigning the worst logos

#UI #Dark mode

21 May 2020
The Current State of Checkout UX (18 Common Pitfalls)

In this article we’ll analyze this dataset to provide you with the current state of e-commerce Checkout UX, and outline 18 common design pitfalls and strateg...

#ecommerce #UX

19 May 2020
Spotify in Neumorphism

When neumorphism was predicted to be one of the top 2020 UI design trends, I wanted to give it a shot. Having said that, I wanted to explore a type that had ...

#UI #Dark mode

16 May 2020
An intro to designing accessible data visualizations

Accessibility should always be a focus when designing products, and the same goes when working with data visualizations and graphs.

#Accessibility

15 May 2020
Spotify Design

Spotify Design are a cross-disciplinary product design community.

#Design community

15 May 2020
Accessible Images For When They Matter Most

Creating accessible images seems like a simple topic at first glance — you just need to add alt text to an image, right? But the topic is much more nuanced t...

#Accessibility

13 May 2020
How To Convince Others Not To Use Dark Patterns

Arguing that dark patterns are unethical is not enough on its own. We will also need to make the case to clients and colleagues that they are damaging to bus...

#Dark patterns

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