How much do you know about typography?


via: http://designify.me/graphic-design/how-much-do-you-know-about-typography/#.WaPc3pOg-Ho

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Dark Patterns: fighting user deception worldwide

A Dark Pattern is a user interface that has been carefully crafted to trick users into doing things, such as buying insurance with their purchase or signing up for recurring bills.

Normally when you think of “bad design”, you think of the creator as being sloppy or lazy but with no ill intent. This type of bad design is known as a “UI anti-pattern”. Dark Patterns are different – they are not mistakes, they are carefully crafted with a solid understanding of human psychology, and they do not have the user’s interests in mind. We as designers, founders, UX & UI professionals and creators need to take a stance against Dark Patterns.

Visit: http://darkpatterns.org/

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User should NEVER EVER feel helpless or stupid!

The fact: User should NEVER EVER feel helpless or stupid! This equally applies to all kind of products, including software ones – mobile or web apps, websites, etc. And this is where usability testing is coming to the spotlight!

Read the full post here:https://konceptapp.com/blog/2016/06/23/usability-testing-expectations-vs-reality/


7 User Experience and Usability Statistics that you need to know

Improving user experience means building better connections for users across a variety of devices, especially smartphones and tablets. And in order to build this enhanced experience, there are a number of considerations that can help designers better meet their users’ needs.

Luckily, a number of mobile usability studies have recently been completed to help designers better understand the UX and how they can respond to many of their users’ biggest challenges.

Here are 7 User Experience and Usability Statistics that you need to know in order to build responsive apps and design: