Deque’s fourth annual axe-con does it again with nearly 30k digital accessibility champions in attendance

Axe-con is a digital accessibility conference that took place virtually February 20-22, 2024. Over 75 experts from companies such as Adobe, ADP, Amazon, GitHub, Hilton, HSBC, PNC, Proctor and Gamble, Ubisoft, and more shared their expertise on what it takes to build and expand upon digital accessibility efforts in this rapidly expanding space. During the… Continue reading Deque’s fourth annual axe-con does it again with nearly 30k digital accessibility champions in attendance

Company culture is more than just office perks

How product culture and company culture are intrinsically related. Image by Creative Lab @ scop.io “Company culture is the backbone of any successful organization.”—Gary Vaynerchuk A goal is something to aim at Company culture is a powerful hiring magnet and a common discussion topic both in- and outside of companies. It starts with providing good environment and… Continue reading Company culture is more than just office perks

7 Reasons Why ‘Brand Strategy’ Is Important For Your Small Business In 2024

Shantanu Kumar · Follow Published in UX Planet · 6 min read · 3 days ago — Share We live in a world that is fast-paced, where trends come and go, and everything evolves at lightning speed. In times like these, how does a small business build effective connections with their clients/ customers while growing?… Continue reading 7 Reasons Why ‘Brand Strategy’ Is Important For Your Small Business In 2024

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15 Great Tools & Resources for Designers & Agencies in 2024

Posted · Category: Design, Tools It’s 2024 and the number of web design resources and tools on the market seems overwhelming. That’s good news since you need the right tools and resources to come up with competitive designs. The bad news is, rather than sifting through thousands of products to get the ones that best… Continue reading 15 Great Tools & Resources for Designers & Agencies in 2024

Learn How to Build a Career as a Freelance Presentation Designer

What Is a Freelance Presentation Designer? What is a PPT designer, and what does it mean to be a freelance PowerPoint designer? Freelance presentation designers may offer their services for hire. They might also build presentation products for sale.  Many freelance PPT designers have left behind full-time presentation designer jobs. It’s common to “hang up… Continue reading Learn How to Build a Career as a Freelance Presentation Designer

Designing genAI-enhanced features

Elevating user experience through intelligent content enhancement and personalization. Futuristic workspace (Created with Dall-E) Chatbots serve as an accessible gateway to the realm of Generative AI features, a fact underscored by the success of ChatGPT. Their simplicity, requiring only basic instructions to engage in natural dialogues, allows them to integrate across various digital platforms seamlessly. Yet,… Continue reading Designing genAI-enhanced features

Create a Rotating Text Animation Effect With CSS Variables and JavaScript

In this new tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a rotating text animation effect using CSS variables and JavaScript. Although we can certainly build a simple text-changing animation in pure CSS, we’ll put in the loop JavaScript to make things more maintainable and effective.  Basic Text Rotating Animation We’ll define a h1 element where we’ll… Continue reading Create a Rotating Text Animation Effect With CSS Variables and JavaScript

Enhancing User Experience through Mobile Scanning at Scalable Capital

Investing and managing assets can be a daunting endeavor for many individuals. Recognizing this, Scalable Capital aimed to alleviate apprehensions and empower users with a deeper understanding of risks. Their vision centered on simplifying investment management like never before, leveraging technology at every juncture of the process. This commitment to technological innovation distinguishes Scalable Capital’s… Continue reading Enhancing User Experience through Mobile Scanning at Scalable Capital

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A proposal for modern UX Researchers

A glimpse of the current standing of UXR and strategy on how to stay relevant with the workforce demand. Photo by Unseen Studio on Unsplash “The UX researcher fallacy: ‘My job is to learn about users.’Truth: ‘My job is to help my team learn about users.’”– Caroline Jarrett As 2024 starts, layoffs are still everywhere, specifically in… Continue reading A proposal for modern UX Researchers

Mapping Homeownership: An Ethnographic Expedition through 2023’s Real Estate Landscape

Here, I would like to discuss the two key insights that emerged from our comprehensive research. Storyboard of first time home buyers journey steps (Icons credit: Noun Project) Above storyboard is just a simple overview of house buying journey, each of these steps have multiple micro steps and concerns that buyers have to cater to.… Continue reading Mapping Homeownership: An Ethnographic Expedition through 2023’s Real Estate Landscape

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Hey AI, what is the rush?

Understanding the trends accelerating our new AI obsession. Continue reading on UX Collective »

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10 Fonts That Look Like Water

Need a font that looks like water splashes, water dripping, or other cool water effects? Check out these wavy, drippy, splashy water fonts from Envato Elements.  For one low monthly fee, this subscription-based marketplace offers tons of fonts, logos, graphic templates, add-ons, and more. Fonts That Look Like Water 1. Bryzhi Water Letters Font (OTF,… Continue reading 10 Fonts That Look Like Water

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A Guide to Monthly Retainer Agreements for Web Designers

In this post, we’re going to explore how monthly retainer agreements work for web designers, the benefits, the challenges, as well as tips for helping you sell them to your clients. There are so many great things about being self-employed. But something I hear often is how much time designers end up spending on administrative… Continue reading A Guide to Monthly Retainer Agreements for Web Designers

7 Ways Inclusion Can Impact Productivity and Creativity

Did you know that inclusion can impact your team’s productivity and creativity?  Let’s go over some data-driven facts about inclusion in the workplace. Discover how it can positively impact your business!   Promoting an inclusive work environment can allow employees to thrive. Image source: Envato Elements Generating an inclusive work environment can allow everyone to thrive.… Continue reading 7 Ways Inclusion Can Impact Productivity and Creativity

10 Epic Photo Manipulation Tips and Tricks in Photoshop

Today, we’re going to dive into ten creative photo manipulation tips and tricks for Photoshop.  We’ll cover everything from extracting hair to painting blood, and we’ll explore a wide range of captivating photo effects, valuable tips, and versatile techniques. Whether you’re a digital artist, photo editor, or creative compositor, these are tools you’ll definitely want… Continue reading 10 Epic Photo Manipulation Tips and Tricks in Photoshop