Things we've been reading
Post-It Notes captured on a macro scale to create stunning abstract photographs
What a fantastic use of post-its.
Are You Ready for Microsoft’s New Paint?
Microsoft is intending to deliver an agile and lightweight tool for the designer looking to get things done in a straightforward and clutterless environment.
Why Product Thinking is the next big thing in UX Design
Good read on why Product Thinking is going to be the next big thing in UX Design.
Hamburger menus and hidden navigation damage UX
A joint NN/g and WhatUsersDo research project concludes that discoverability is cut almost in half by hiding a website’s main navigation.
What UX Designers Can Learn From Disaster Design
UX design plays a big part in designing effective, location-specific tools for communicating during disasters.
Is the Underlined Link Hurting Readability?
"The [World Wide Web] consists of documents, and links.” - Tim Berners-Lee, 1991.
3 Internal Linking Strategies for SEO and Conversions
Excellent and important read on strategy.
The Psychology Behind Information Dashboards
Information dashboards give users the control over our environments that we crave on a psychological level.
Design with Empathy. Develop for Inclusion
The next big skill in design and development is empathy.
Dos and don'ts on designing for accessibility
Tools that have interested us
App prototyping tools for designers.
Videos we've been watching
Helps you to get around Sketch quicker by giving you an intuitive interface to supercharge your daily workflow.
Podcasts we've been listening to
Interview with @resmini at #interactLDN 2016
Good discussion about mapping cross-channel ecosystems.